Stage 4 no more: Going vegan and stopping chemo resulted in one man becoming cancer-free
(Natural News) Health is defined by our daily activities and the food we eat. It’s a well-known fact that eating too much sugary foods and junk foods results in obesity, as well as chronic illnesses such as heart diseases, diabetes, and cancer. Now one man from Las Vegas managed to defeat a terminal disease, without the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dear vegans: your "vegan" cheese is made with DAIRY protein – Watch at Brighteon.com
(Natural News) Marketing is one of the keys to maintaining consumer demand. But sometimes marketers go a wee-bit overboard, stretching the truth about whatever good and service they’re trying to sell in order to maximize profits. In a recent video update, Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, discussed this very thing as it pertains to so-called... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CCGs failing to offer access to ‘flash’ glucose monitoring devices
Only about 3-5% of patients with type 1 diabetes in England have access to FreeStyle Libre on the NHS Related items fromOnMedica Glucose monitoring tech to be available on prescription across UK Preventing type 2 diabetes Planned intermittent fasting may help treat type 2 diabetes 500 people die each week from avoidable complications of diabetes Vegan diet linked to better diabetes control and wellbeing (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 8, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

HUH? Cow's milk is "a symbol of white supremacy," says PETA
(Natural News) If you drink cow’s milk, you’re a racist “white supremacist” who hates “minorities,” according to a radical domestic terrorist group known as People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA. In a recent tweet, PETA, which militantly advocates that all people become vegan, put up a picture of cow’s milk pouring into... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Guardian view on vegans: a dietary challenge | Editorial
A huge reduction in meat-eating is called for. No wonder carnivores are feeling defensiveVeganism, once widely seen as an alternative, if not an extreme, lifestyle, is now in the mainstream. Exactly how many people in the UK have eliminated animal products including dairy and honey from their diets is uncertain. One recent survey suggested there could be as many as3.5 million vegans in the UK. The Vegan Society offers the much lower figure of 600,000 vegans, which still represents a fourfold increase in four years. But either way, and combined with a big increase in vegetarians and occasional meat-eaters (otherwise known a...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 1, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Editorial Tags: Meat The meat industry Food Farming Environment Veganism Life and style Vegan food and drink Vegetarianism Vegetarian food and drink Waitrose Retail industry John Lewis Business Climate change Science Source Type: news

Veganism: Does it affect your social life?
Adrian Chiles says people don't ask him out for dinner any more - other vegans have their say. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegan diet may improve diabetes management
Research, published inBMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care, suggests that a vegan diet may help diabetics lose weight and feel happier, helping them to better manage their disease. Daily Mail (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - October 31, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vegan diet appears to aid management of type 2 diabetes
A vegan diet may be best for keeping type 2 diabetes in check, according to a review of research evidence that found munching fruit, veg and nuts was good for both mental and physical health. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - October 31, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

For Diabetics, Going Vegan May Boost Mood Along With Health
Title: For Diabetics, Going Vegan May Boost Mood Along With HealthCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/30/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/31/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - October 31, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vegan diet ‘can boost mood and ease symptoms for those with Type 2 diabetics’, scientists say 
A vegan diet could help people with Type 2 diabetes feel happier and lose weight, researchers say. It cuts blood sugar and can reduce depression, according to a study. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In Diabetes, Going Vegan May Boost Mood, Too
People with diabetes who switched to a plant-based diet tended to see a significant improvement in their emotional well-being, according to the combined findings from 11 prior studies. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

For Diabetics, Going Vegan May Boost Mood Along With Health
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 31, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry, Research, Diabetes, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Vegan diet linked to better diabetes control and wellbeing
Plant-based diets can significantly improve psychological health, HbA1c levels and weight Related items fromOnMedica Diabetes will soon cost NHS £16.9bn Sugar not saturated fat is the major issue for CVD Apply different obesity criteria to BME patients Diabetes risk lower with high intake of fruit and veg Walk more to cut heart risk in IGT (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 31, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

For Diabetics, Going Vegan May Boost Mood Along With Health
TUESDAY, Oct. 30, 2018 -- Diabetes is a formidable foe that can tax the bodies and the spirits of people diagnosed with the blood sugar disease. But a plant-based diet may help boost the physical and the mental health of unhappy people with type 2... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 30, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Plant-Based Diet to Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Is It All or Nothing? Plant-Based Diet to Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Is It All or Nothing?
Vegan or vegetarian diets are difficult to sell to Western populations. Dr Trudy Voortman says that it doesn't have to be all or nothing--adding plant-based foods will lower type 2 diabetes risk.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Low-carb foods for vegetarians and vegans
Low-carb diet plans often involve a lot of meat. However, there are plenty of low-carb options for vegetarian and vegan people. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Anorexic vegan, 27, who weighed just five stone makes a full recovery thanks to yoga
Lydia Davies, from Surrey, suffered from both anorexia and bulimia after becoming obsessed with losing weight when she turned vegan out of guilt over eating too many Easter eggs in 2010. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Meat-free burgers contain more salt than real burgers, survey shows
Meat-free burgers contain high levels of salt -- exceeding recommended limits, finds a new survey into the salt content of vegetarian and vegan alternatives to meat. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ten vegan-friendly versions of tailgate classics
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Source: CNN.com - Health - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ten vegan versions of tailgate classics
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Source: CNN.com - Health - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Whole Foods battles MILITANT VEGANS; issues restraining order to stop their chaos
(Natural News) Whole Foods has just filed a restraining order against a vegan activist group that advocates for animal welfare. The animal rights group, Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) is known for going to extreme lengths to send their message — and this time, a Berkeley, CA storefront says, they took things too far. A representative... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Avocados, almonds and broccoli are NOT vegan: Why dieters' favorite ingredients break the rules
A segment from the BBC comedy quiz show QI explained why many foods aren't vegan. Ethics professor Dominic Wilkinson of the University of Oxford explains the conundrum. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Three health-altering assumptions most people make about their protein intake
(Natural News) The protein debate has been raging on for quite some time now, with people citing all kinds of “facts” about what levels of protein are required and which sources are the best. Vegans claim that you can get all the protein you need from plants, whereas meat eaters say that’s not possible nor... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pret A Manger supplier rejects contamination claim
Vegan food brand CoYo says claims over second allergy fatality case are ‘unfounded’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Actress Alicia Silverstone expands collaboration to launch herbal supplements
For years, Alicia Silverstone didn ’t believe in vitamins. As a vegan for two decades, the actress and activist has typically adhered to a clean and organic diet replete with nutrient-rich greens, whole grains, lentils, nuts and fruit.“My midwife suggested I take a prenatal supplement, but I thought... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - October 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kavita Daswani Source Type: news

Over and Under Nutrition: Two Sides of an Unhealthy Coin
Poor dietary intake and lack of food varieties affect huge numbers of children, who mostly hail from large, impoverished families in Nepal. Malnutrition is a significant concern in Nepal as around one million children under 5 years suffer from chronic malnutrition and 10 percent suffer from acute malnutrition. Credit: Naresh Newar/IPSBy Tharanga YakupitiyageUNITED NATIONS, Oct 4 2018 (IPS)A dramatic shift in the way we eat and think about food is more urgent than ever to prevent further environmental degradation and an even larger health epidemic.   A diverse group of experts from academia, civil society, and Uni...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tharanga Yakupitiyage Tags: Development & Aid Editors' Choice Farming Crisis: Filling An Empty Plate Featured Food & Agriculture Food Sustainability Global Headlines Health Projects Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Barilla Center for Food and Nutr Source Type: news

Doors open to London's latest vegan venture: fish and chips
Fish and chips, scampi and prawn cocktail are all on the menu at chippie owner Daniel Sutton's newest branch, with one caveat: "There's no fish in our fish," he says. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What prebiotic foods should people eat?
Prebiotics work with probiotics in the body to promote the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut. Many prebiotic foods are suitable for vegans, including almonds, savoy cabbage, garlic, chicory, and leeks. In this article, learn more about the best prebiotic foods for vegans. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Famous athletes and celebrities who are vegetarians and vegans have eliminated "foods that kill"
(Natural News) Did you know that overweight men have a much higher early mortality rate than overweight women not only because of gender, but because they carry the majority of their fat in the belly, as opposed to women who usually carry it in their buttocks and thighs? This placement of fat puts more strain on... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is being vegan better for the environment?
An increasing number of people are choosing the plant-based diet. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - September 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Quit eating bacon, ham and pork? Pigs are SMARTER than dogs, and pigs suffer horribly inside factory farms across America
(Natural News) Start double-thinking that pulled pork barbecue sandwich, that BLT, and that slow-cooked ham. There are several reasons vegetarians and vegans don’t eat slaughtered animals, but one of those driving forces for many herbivores is the fact that animals have parents, eyes, feelings, emotions, and yes, intelligence. In fact, pigs are smarter than your... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trendy Impossible Burger is actually made with questionable ingredients such as GMOs
(Natural News) Have you heard of the new vegan burger that “bleeds” just like a real hamburger? Known as the Impossible Burger, it’s been turning up in hundreds of restaurants and fast food outlets around the country lately. This food product garnered a lot of hype when it was in development. It attracted $400 million... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New vegan milks, yogurts and more: You won't miss the dairy
Those who switch to a plant-based diet may miss the pleasures of dairy beverages -- creamy chocolate milks, fruity drinkable yogurts and even energy-boosting protein shakes that typically contain milk and whey proteins.But as more people incorporate plant-based foods, brands are coming up with... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kavita Daswani Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The 10 best probiotics for vegans
While yogurt is a popular probiotic food, it is not suitable for vegans. However, many other plant-based foods contain probiotics, including miso, tempeh, kombucha, sauerkraut, and kimchi. In this article, learn about these and other vegan probiotic foods, including the health benefits they may offer people. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Is a vegan diet healthy? Anjana Ahuja looks at the science
‘A diet of fags, booze and chips is technically vegan – but won’t help you outlive your burger-munching peers’ (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Market of Choice Issues Allergy Alert for Undeclared Egg in Sesame Noodle Salad Vegan
Market of Choice, based in Eugene, Ore., is recalling its Gourmet Take Away Sesame Noodle Salad Vegan, because it contains undeclared egg. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to egg run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - September 11, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Will going vegan make you healthier?
The vegan diet has become popular in the UK - but does it have an impact on wellbeing? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - September 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Turning vegan and running marathons are signs of a midlife crisis
A survey of 3,000 British adults, commissioned by Bupa Health Clinics, found turning 40 or 50 pushes many of us into crisis. This prompts many to make GP appointments and changes in diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Enjoy summer flavors all year with this vegan black bean burger recipe
(Natural News) When was the last time you ate a burger? Even though we know about red meat’s link to cancer, it can be hard to resist a juicy burger fresh off the grill at a summer barbecue. Yes, there are healthier options, but many of the “alternative” burgers out there are dry and uninspiring.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Grab-and-go Labor Day snacks to make your vegan, GF, Paleo pals happy
Your Labor Day celebration might include creamy potato salad, chicken wings and grill-tops sizzling with burgers. But keep on hand some store-bought chips, dips, drinks and desserts for guests whose diets might run to vegan/vegetarian/gluten-free/Paleo. Here are some better-for-you and tasty treats... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - August 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kavita Daswani Source Type: news

Coconut oil is 'pure poison', says Harvard professor
It is feted as a healthy choice but the oil, which is high in saturated fat, is ‘one of the worst things you can eat’ says expertFor certain health food shops and wellbeing sites it is the panacea that helps everything from bad hair and mental grogginess to obesity and haemorrhoids. But the carefully-crafted image of coconut oil as a cure for many ills has been roundly rejected by a Harvard professor.Karin Michels, an epidemiologist at the Harvard TH Chan school of public health, poured scorn on the superfood movement and singled out the fad for coconut oil in particular, calling the substance “one of the...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 22, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Science editor Tags: Food Life and style Vegan food and drink Science Health Source Type: news

Rookie vegetarianism and the junk food trap
A variety of inspirations may spark a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle change, the most common being animal welfare, environmental welfare and personal health. But even if health isn't the reason, it's important to maintain good health within any diet. Why not enjoy the benefits of being a vegetarian, even if you're doing it for the cows and the trees? (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former obese vegan now ONLY eats raw liver, mince and bone marrow
Andrew Graf, 26, from Texas, was overweight and battling anxiety before he ditched his plant-based eating regimen for a raw meat diet in an attempt to make his body run on fat rather than carbohydrates. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How a vegan diet can change your body
Veganism, the plant-based diet which shuns meat and dairy, is having its time in the sun. Since 2008, there has been a 350% increase in the number of self-described vegans in the UK alone. Where this motivation stems from is varied, but includes concerns about animal welfare, worries about the environment and religious reasons. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bringing up your baby as a vegan
Laceinne Cooper is raising her child on a plant-based diet. She explains how and why. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Here ’s Why a Diverse Diet May Not Be the Healthiest Choice
Most healthy eating advice focuses on eating a variety of foods to ensure you’re sampling from a range of different food groups. That way, health experts say, you’re more likely to get everything that your body needs. But in the latest review of the topic, scientists found that having a diverse diet may not necessarily lead to better health. In a statement published in the journal Circulation, the American Heart Association reviewed the available studies and reported that there is little scientific support for the idea that a varied diet leads to good health outcomes — especially when it comes to lowering...
Source: TIME: Health - August 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime Source Type: news

What REALLY happens to your body when you go vegan
Research suggests that veganism can have health benefits, if well planned. But if not, it can be damaging to your health, Sophie Medlin, of King's College London, explains. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How safe are vegan diets for your pet dogs and cats?
(Natural News) Vegan diets are increasingly popular among humans, but is the environmentally conscious and cruelty-free way of eating appropriate for pets? Activists say that pet food is an environmental disaster, especially now that so many pet owners are interested in feeding their dogs and cats a biologically appropriate diet. On the surface, the idea... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news