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5 Nutrients You Need to Take Care Of On a Vegan Diet

Countless studies suggest that a vegan diet is more optimal and sustainable for the planet but there are some nutrients that vegans need to be cautious about. Veganism has been on the rise worldwide and especially in the UK where an estimated 600,000 are…

US Food Company Recalls 11.8 Million Pounds Of Chicken Strips Risk Containing Metals

Tyson Foods, a major meat producer recalls an estimated 11.8 million pounds of chicken strip risk containing metal in their products. It was announced that the product ‘may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of metal’ Six people have complained after finding pieces of metal…

Beyond Meat is One of the Fastest Growing Food Companies in the United States

Beyond Meat is about to go public and has submitted a new filling stating that it has experienced strong sales growth over the past few years, accounting for a 133 % compound annual growth rate. The net revenues went from $16.2 million in 2016 to…

Vegan Dietitian & Chef Believes ‘Health Shaming’ is Causing Vegans to go Back to Their Old Ways

Ebony McCorkell, a dietitian and chef from Melbourne, Australia is reminding vegans that a plant-based diet is very beneficial but not bulletproof and ‘health shaming’ sick vegans is a very harmful practice. McCorkell has been a vegetarian since fourth grade and a vegan for…

7 Protein-Rich Vegetables You Should Eat

By eating protein-rich vegetables in combination with other healthy foods, you will begin to have more energy and vibrant health. Protein helps your body maintain a number of important functions and helps you improve muscle mass. Here is the list of 7 High-Protein Vegetable…

A Documentary Titled Earthlings Inspired a Butcher of 15 Years to go Vegan

After 15 years of working as a butcher, Brian Kavanagh finally took the pledge and decided to go vegan. He watched the documentary Earthlings after his wife went vegan, and learned how people’s dietary choices led to the enslavement and slaughter of innocent animals….

Beyond Meat Introduces Vegan ‘Ground Beef’ Mince With More Protein Content Than Beef

The company says their new vegan ‘ground beef ‘enables consumers to enjoy all the benefits and versatility of ground beef while tapping into the human health, environmental, and animal welfare benefits of plant-based foods’. According to the plant-based meat producer, its new ‘Beyond Beef’…

Teen CEO of a Nonprofit is Using the Vegan Diet to Fight Childhood Diabetes

Haile Thomas, the CEO of the nonprofit Healthy Active Positive Powerful Youth (HAPPY) which educates kids about healthy plant-powered diets is a young activist, chef, and a public speaker. Civil Eats revealed that through HAPPY, the CEO has helped more than 15,000 children in…

Crispy Vegan M&M’s-Style Candy Exists

A healthy Candy brand called ‘UnReal’ makes vegan crunchy M&M’s using organic and gluten-free ingredients. The quinoa crisped gems are covered in dairy-free dark chocolate and a candy coating that is dyed with beet juice and spirulina extract. Mars launched their first crispy M&M’s…

Animal Fat is More Dangerous Than Sugar, Study Says

A study published by Diabetes Cares suggests that consuming saturated fat found in animal products is more likely to cause heart disease, type-2 diabetes, and liver disease than consuming sugar or unsaturated fat. The Association overfed 38 categorized contributors a thousand extra calories in…