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Watch your wallet – food prices on the rise again - St. Albert Gazette

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St. Albert Gazette

Watch your wallet – food prices on the rise again
St. Albert Gazette
That's not necessarily a negative thing, according to advocates of vegan and vegetarian diets. Champions of Meatless Mondays, full-on vegetarianism or those promoting a Mediterranean-style diet with more fruits, vegetables and fish, and less red meat ...

75-Year-Old Woman Defies Aging Process With Raw Vegan Diet - NBC 6 South Florida

August 18, 2017 - 16:56

NBC 6 South Florida

75-Year-Old Woman Defies Aging Process With Raw Vegan Diet
NBC 6 South Florida
At 75 years young, Annette Larkins says the key to radiant youthfulness and physical vitality is a raw vegan diet. "I know that I'm not going to live forever, but I'm forever trying to live well," Annette said. She's been a vegetarian for 54 years, but ...

What 7 elite vegan athletes eat to get (and stay) ultra-jacked - Men's Fitness

August 17, 2017 - 17:43

Men's Fitness

What 7 elite vegan athletes eat to get (and stay) ultra-jacked
Men's Fitness
Diet focus: “My focus since going vegan in November 2015 has actually never been on protein. It's so easy to hit the requirement of 1.8g per KG bodyweight with the use of bean-based pastas, tofu, tempeh, seitan, and mock meats, whilst keeping carbs and ...

Ever wondered how much your pet's diet impacts the environment? - Mongabay.com

August 17, 2017 - 17:23

Mongabay.com

Ever wondered how much your pet's diet impacts the environment?
Mongabay.com
Based on a poll conducted last year by the Baltimore, Maryland-based Vegetarian Resource Group, an estimated eight million adults in the United States identify as vegetarian. That's 3.3 percent of the adult population in the US who abstain from eating ...

This Top Chef Loves Fermented Foods and So Do We! - One Green Planet

August 17, 2017 - 06:20

One Green Planet

This Top Chef Loves Fermented Foods and So Do We!
One Green Planet
For a long time, if you mentioned the word “vegan” to a top chef, you were almost guaranteed to receive a poor reaction. However, considering that one in ten Millennials identifies as vegan or vegetarian these days and that 40 percent of Americans ...

Not all plant-based diets are equal - Bel Marra Health

August 17, 2017 - 06:00

Bel Marra Health

Not all plant-based diets are equal
Bel Marra Health
type of plant Eating a vegetarian diet is often seen as being the best choice for reducing the risk of heart disease. People often assume that it means eating strictly fruits and vegetables, but there is a vast array of choices available. For someone ...

7 Helpful Tips For Being Vegan In Malta - Lovin Malta (press release) (registration)

August 16, 2017 - 09:46

Lovin Malta (press release) (registration)

7 Helpful Tips For Being Vegan In Malta
Lovin Malta (press release) (registration)
It's tempting to jump off the deep-end and go full-vegan all at once, which some people can do with no problem. But if it's your first time doing such a massive shift in your diet, take it slow, start cutting out meat products one by one and see how ...

Report: Vegetarians twice as likely to suffer depression than meat ... - Chron.com

August 14, 2017 - 12:31

Chron.com

Report: Vegetarians twice as likely to suffer depression than meat ...
Chron.com
Texans don't need an excuse to double down on a great steak, ribs or burger. But here's one, just in case: A new report claims that vegetarians are twice as ...
Diet and depression: Does being vegetarian cause depression ...Verdict
Vegetarian Men Are More Likely To Be Depressed | HungryForever ...HungryForever.com (blog)

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Toni Okamoto Wants to Teach You How to Live a 'Plant-Based' Life - NBCNews.com

August 14, 2017 - 08:33

NBCNews.com

Toni Okamoto Wants to Teach You How to Live a 'Plant-Based' Life
NBCNews.com
Toni Okamoto was trying to make her family healthier when she started the blog that would become Plant Based on a Budget, a website for meal planning, recipe sharing, and education about the affordability of a vegan diet. By the time she first posted ...

Lack of meat is making vegans and vegetarians depressed, according to study - Verdict

August 14, 2017 - 06:07

Verdict

Lack of meat is making vegans and vegetarians depressed, according to study
Verdict
If you don't replace nutrients found in meat with an alternative source, your diet could end up causing more harm than good. The Bristol University study supports this. Researchers found that 50 percent of those following a vegan diet had a vitamin B12 ...
Vegetarians more susceptible to depression than meat eaters, study shows. Here's why …Fresno Bee

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Vegetarians at the dinner table - Otago Daily Times

August 14, 2017 - 04:15

Otago Daily Times

Vegetarians at the dinner table
Otago Daily Times
Given the fairly high energy, protein and nutrient needs of growing youth, it is useful for them to continue to consume calcium-rich dairy foods and eggs as great sources of protein and vitamin B12 in a vegetarian diet. Careful attention also needs to ...

Vegetarian diet might reduce diabetes risk: South Korean review - FoodNavigator-Asia.com

August 13, 2017 - 22:54

FoodNavigator-Asia.com

Vegetarian diet might reduce diabetes risk: South Korean review
FoodNavigator-Asia.com
One of the reasons given for the supposed anti-diabetic effects of a vegetarian diet was vegetarians' generally lower BMI when compared to that of omnivores. Vegetarians also tended to have higher insulin sensitivity, which was “negatively associated ...