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Five years old getting gastric bypass surgery, Redbox for vegan food

Five years old getting gastric bypass surgery, Redbox for vegan food

Even Children are Getting Gastric Bypasses Now Weight loss surgery for children and adolescents is becoming widespread and is being performed in children as young as five years old. Brazil Launches Program That Will Serve Millions of Vegan School Lunches to Kids! Schools in three […]

Carnivores Anonymous…  Chicken Wings to Tofu Wings, The Synagogue Vegan Challenge

Carnivores Anonymous… Chicken Wings to Tofu Wings, The Synagogue Vegan Challenge

From Chicken Wings to Tofu Wings Former carnivore, ethical vegan advocate, and self-professed french fry addict shares how moving from chicken wings to tofu wings changed his entire life. His new book The Skeptical Vegan is coming out in August and pre-orders are available here: […]

Hampton Creek Board of Directors Resign

Hampton Creek Board of Directors Resign

Hampton Creek, the company mainly known for making vegan mayo, had its products pulled off the shelves from Target stores recently ran into other issues yesterday. The entire Board of Directors, other than the company’s CEO, resigned. Speaking with Business Insider, the CEO appeared to […]

Plant-based Diet Lowers Coronary Heart Disease

Plant-based Diet Lowers Coronary Heart Disease

A plant-based diet, rich in healthier plant foods is associated with substantially lower CHD risk A study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology today indicated that higher intake of a plant-based diet index rich in healthier plant foods is associated with […]

Be fit. Feel healthy. Get jacked on Jack’d Jerky.

Be fit. Feel healthy. Get jacked on Jack’d Jerky.

Congratulations to the team at Cornell University. They are the winners of a Product Development Competition for the IFTSA and Mars. Their product, which they named Jacked Jerky — vegan jerky made from jackfruit — was named the winner. As the name implies, the product […]

Amla: a wonder berry in the treatment and prevention of cancer

Amla: a wonder berry in the treatment and prevention of cancer

“The most ethical diet just so happens to be the most environmentally sound diet and just so happens to be the healthiest.” – Dr. Michael Greger The antioxidant power of American breakfast fare is compared to a smoothie that contains berries, white tea leaves, and […]

Stephen Colbert and Charlie Sheen Adopt Vegan Lifestyle

Stephen Colbert and Charlie Sheen Adopt Vegan Lifestyle

Colbert lost a bet… Have you heard the good news? Stephen Colbert “lost” a bet & is trying a vegan diet! I’m rooting for you, @StephenAtHome! @colbertlateshow pic.twitter.com/ux7P3X2LyC — Neal Barnard, MD (@DrNealBarnard) July 13, 2017   And thanks to his girlfriend, Sheen quits smoking […]

Vegan News: Ice Cream, Soup, and Men’s Clothes

Vegan News: Ice Cream, Soup, and Men’s Clothes

Ben & Jerry’s direct to your door Recently we reported that Haagen Dazs had joined Ben & Jerry’s offering dairy-free ice cream. Ben & Jerry is now delivering directly to consumers in the USA. It’s not just the dairy-free varieties, all of their ice cream is […]

Miley Cyrus Vegan Inspired Tattoo, How to be a Healthy Vegan, and more vegan newsy bits

Miley Cyrus Vegan Inspired Tattoo, How to be a Healthy Vegan, and more vegan newsy bits

The Vegan Argument Can we say whether or not a well balanced, vegan diet is BEST for human health? I will tell you the answer momentarily, but first- reasons for … LUSH Cosmetics Awards $16k to Vegan Podcast Last week, vegan-friendly beauty brand LUSH Cosmetics granted $16,000 to animal-rights […]

New Restaurants and Vegan Grocery Stores Opening Around the Corner and Around World

New Restaurants and Vegan Grocery Stores Opening Around the Corner and Around World

New vegan grocery stores, restaurants, and “vegan week” celebrations, a plenty Israel Gets Its First All-Vegan Supermarket Israel’s first vegan supermarket Gay Hayarok (“Green Wave” in Hebrew) opened this week in Tel Aviv. Founders Refael Avraham and Eylon Zakzer modeled the store after Berlin-based vegan supermarket Veganz and describe it […]

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Haagen Dazs … and other vegan news

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Haagen Dazs … and other vegan news

Häagen-Dazs Debuts Four Vegan Ice Creams “As they say: “Our new non-dairy flavors might become your new favorite” At Häagen-Dazs, we believe there’s no room for compromise. So while most non-dairy options simply start by substituting soy, almond or cashew milk, every flavor in our […]

4 Vegan Start-Ups Set to Change the World, France, Cholesterol, and many more newsy bits

4 Vegan Start-Ups Set to Change the World, France, Cholesterol, and many more newsy bits

4 Vegan Start-Ups Set To Change The World The plant based market really is big business… Vegans Explain Why Go Vegan vs Being Vegetarian Vegan vs. vegetarian… the age old conversation Anthony Slaughter’s vegan journey Good name for a vegan… although he’s not there yet. Can You […]

How to be vegan or vegetarian and stay healthy

How to be vegan or vegetarian and stay healthy

How to be vegan or vegetarian and stay healthy Yes, vegans and vegetarians on well-balanced diets can have lower rates of heart disease, certain types of cancer and diabetes, but they need to eat right too. How many calories are in Hogtown Vegan’s roast “beef” sandwich? And […]

Serena Smoothie, Hampton Creek Clean Meat, Beyond at BurgerFi, Sexiest Vegan Firefighter, Vegan Wrestler Writes a Book

Serena Smoothie, Hampton Creek Clean Meat, Beyond at BurgerFi, Sexiest Vegan Firefighter, Vegan Wrestler Writes a Book

3 Colorado Springs Food trucks offer vegan options Local culinary sleuths are up for the challenge and follow favorite trucks through social media and websites to find their daily and weekly locations. Although none of the current food trucks in the city is fully vegan, a few […]