The latest plant-based and vegan health news from around the world
The brucellosis outbreak originated in an animal vaccine production facility in Lanzhou, caused by a contaminated gas leak
He took part in a debate about eating animal products in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition Great Debates in Nutrition
Dr. Greger is a medical doctor, best-selling author, internationally acclaimed speaker and advocate of plant-based nutrition
More and more parents are choosing to raise their children vegan but sensational headlines supposedly highlighting the plight of vegan infants can scare the life out of you
'While reducing your intake of dairy products can reduce the risk for type 1 diabetes, eliminating dairy altogether is the safest way to truly minimize your risk'
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The long-held myth that we need meat to build muscle is finally shattering as more and more bodybuilders achieve the best shape of their life on plants
'You don’t have to destroy the oceans, inflict pain or eat neurotoxins and carcinogens to get your omega-3s'
'The world is already battling a deadly animal-borne disease, and the last thing we should be doing is caging civet cats'
'Governments around the world know that COVID-19 and other pandemics were caused by our relentless exploitation of animals'
'There is little in the way of evidence to support the notion that cow's milk is a performance food'
The advanced plant-based protocol is being rolled out to curb the chronic disease burden in Slovakia
'Vegans are generally much healthier than meat-eaters, we just need to avoid relying too heavily on vegan junk food'
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'How much dairy and meat do they eat? [Only] about one percent of their calories come from those different things'
'Importation of contaminated food and food packaging is a feasible source for such outbreaks'
'While there are many factors involved in health disparities...a healthy diet can be an important part of the solution'
'Plant-based food content in diet is not associated with serum testosterone levels'
'Dairy and meat products are not nutritionally required'
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'Studies show that dairy products are linked to heart disease; breast and prostate cancers; and asthma'
'We want to reassure you that your child can thrive without an ounce of cow's milk - no matter what stage of life they are in'
'There is a link between dairy consumption and obesity, which studies funded by the dairy industry or links to dairy industry deny'
'Plant-based foods introduce significantly more antioxidants into the human diet than non-plant foods'
There are some disagreements around whether the disease can be transmitted through food and food packaging
'Because these workers directly handle meat and poultry products...transmission of the virus into people's homes is likely'
The allegation comes after the surface of frozen chicken wings imported into China from Brazil tested positive for the virus
But they urge Govenor Cuomo to continue to protect the health of New Yorkers by further restricting live animal markets
'They improved several cardiovascular disease risk factors...there were no adverse effects on risk factors from the plant products'
'At my heaviest, I had a smile on the outside but I was a broken-down, hurting soul on this inside'
'Dairy products are unnecessary and take a disproportionate health toll on people of color'
'She cut out meat and dairy and started to eat an abundance of fruits and vegetables. What happened next astonished her doctors'
'People are going into a shop and really struggling to come out with something that is both healthy and affordable'
In 2015, the government increased the recommended daily amount of fiber from 18g a day to 30g. Generally, we consume much less than that
The LaJaunie family shared their story on PCRM's podcast 'The Exam Room' hosted by Chuck Carroll
'Scientific evidence shows that milk and other dairy products increase the risk of ovarian cancer, asthma, cognitive decline, and early death'
'It's obvious from the report that the authors opted for tunnel vision...the role of milk in adiposity was the sole focus of this review'
He added that he has 'way more energy' has lost some weight, and is 'planning on continuing' with his new diet
The U.K government recently unveiled a new strategy to tackle the condition, which it described as 'one of the greatest long-term health challenges this country faces'
A spokesperson for KFC Australia said 'some of our restaurants will only be open for limited hours or may have to close this weekend'
'The investigation into this case suggests the infection was spread from humans to animals, and not the other way round'
'This study challenges the misconception that carbs are the enemy when it comes to diabetes'