Category Archives: Health news

Study Makes New Connection Between Meat and Global Warming

Many newspapers picked up on this study which suggests that the nitrous oxide produced in meat production is a major contributor to climate change. One of the best things you can do to help reduce climate is GO VEGAN (or at … Continue reading

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NPR Radio Show with Vegan Chefs and a Nutritionist

On Point, an NPR syndicated program, hosted a

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Avoid Sodas and Foods with High Fructose Corn Syrup

Sometimes when I discuss my diet with others, they will point out to me a vegan they may know who might be considered obese. Just because a food or beverage is vegan doesn’t mean it’s not junk food. Take high-fructose … Continue reading

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Forks Over Knives

Check out the trailer for the new food documentary called Forks Over Knives. According to the movie website, this film will be in theaters in March, 2011.

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Beef Industry Fighting Back

The NCBA issued a statement in protest of a contest sponsored by the USDA and first lady Michelle Obama which encourages kids to come up with their own meat-free recipes. Saying the contest contributes to the “misconception that meat is … Continue reading

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Save Money, Improve Your Health With Beans and Grains

Rodale published this interesting article on how eating beans and grains instead of meat makes more economic sense than most people think — by lowering healthcare and prescription drug costs. (One poll showed people spend more on cheap junk food … Continue reading

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