Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: Unusual sensation that affects mobility could be a sign
VITAMIN B12 is needed to produce an adequate amount of healthy red blood cells and is available only in animal foods, which means many vegans and vegetarians could be deficient. Feeling an unusual sensation that may affect mobility could signal a B12 deficiency. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thinking of going vegan? What you need to know first
While vegan eating certainly has its benefits, the choice comes with some considerations, too. Before you jump on the vegan bandwagon, there are some things worth noting. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - February 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Runners on vegan, lacto-ovo-vegetarian and omnivorous diets have similar exercise capacity
(Natural News) For athletes, training is just half the equation for winning the sport. The other half could very well be their diet, since eating the right foods can help improve their performance significantly. For the latter, going on the internet can be a minefield, with many health sites offering different (and sometimes even contradicting)... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Five vegan foods you can eat to prevent the condition
VITAMIN B12 is a crucial vitamin needed for healthy nerve tissue health, brain function and the production of red blood cells. With more and more people making the decision to become vegan, its important to know what vegan foods contain vitamin B12. What are five vegan foods one can eat to prevent a deficiency? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Meet the Afri-Vegans: South Africa Slowly Embracing Veganism
[VOA] Meat may be meeting its match, as more and more South Africans are experimenting with vegetarian and vegan lifestyles. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 23, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

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There are a growing number of products to help you go vegetarian or vegan. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Greggs' new fake steak bake really any better for you than the meat one?
High-street baker Greggs brought us a vegan steak bake last month, following the success of their vegan sausage roll, launched this time last year. There are now dozens of vegan alternatives. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman reveals how she dropped three dress sizes in eight weeks
Ellie Phillips, 32, who lives in London, told Femail how she dropped three dress sizes and lost over a stone in eight weeks after switching to a vegan diet and ditching caffeine and booze. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR MAX THE MIND DOCTOR: I used to be vegan, but it was so BORING!
DR MAX THE MIND DOCTOR: The idea that by giving up animal products we can in some way make up for our overindulgence last month is bunkum. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Most realistic’ plant-based steak revealed
Vegan alternatives to meat are popular but recreating the texture of steak is challengingThe “most realistic” plant-based steak to date has been revealed, mimicking the texture and appearance of a real cut of meat.The fake steak ’s ingredients include pea, seaweed and beetroot juice, which are extruded into fine fibres to recreate muscle tissue. Its producer, the Spanish company Novameat, says the steak will be available in some restaurants in Spain and Italy this year before scaling up in 2021.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 10, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Damian Carrington Environment editor Tags: Vegan food and drink Climate change Environment World news Veganism Science Life and style Vegetarianism Source Type: news

Most meat eaters admit veganism is ethical and environmentally good - but fear a sacrificing taste
A survey of 1,000 meat lovers in the UK was led by the University of Bath. Some 70 per cent thought a vegan diet was sustainable and ethical for animals. However, half think the food is tasteless. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trendy vegan yoghurts and desserts can contain MORE sugar than dairy ones
Researchers at the University of Leeds analysed 893 popular yoghurts and similar dessert products. Vegan products can be made of 20 per cent sugar even if they are deemed healthier. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Starbucks launches oat milk drink as vegan movement grows
Starbucks Corp on Tuesday added an oat milk beverage to its menu, as the coffee chain taps into the growing demand for vegan alternatives to dairy. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

' Veganuary': 3 Diet Lessons for Patients'Veganuary': 3 Diet Lessons for Patients
With the new year come resolutions, and the pledge to live a vegan lifestyle is becoming more common. Are you prepared to help your patients make the switch?Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Expert Column Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vegan fast food: 33 plant-based options
With interest in veganism on the rise, there are now more plant-based food options available in fast food restaurants than ever before. Learn about 33 of them here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Vegan / Vegetarian Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Five foods to eat if you're doing Veganuary to avoid symptoms
VITAMIN B12 is usually found in animal products, such as fish, meat and eggs, but with people taking up Veganuary – where the whole month of January is dedicated to going vegan – what vegan-friendly foods can you eat to ensure your body is getting enough of this important vitamin? Without it, you could be putting your health in serious jeopardy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Countless People Are Struggling With an Eating Disorder Doctors Can ’t Diagnose
At first, Melanie Murphy was just following doctor’s orders. Murphy, then 19, had gained weight during a period of depression, and her doctor told her she should lose some. She went from 180 to 125 pounds in 18 months—and even when she knew it was time to stop slimming down, she couldn’t shake the need to chase a goal. Without weight loss, she needed a new target. That became finding the “perfect” diet, one that was clean and pure and would keep her healthy for years to come. At least, that was how she thought about it then. These days, she uses a different descriptor: “orthorexia,&rdquo...
Source: TIME: Health - January 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Eating Disorder Source Type: news

Veganism: Why are vegan diets on the rise?
More and more people are buying plant-powered products. What’s behind the rise? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Britain's Greggs follows vegan sausage roll success with meatless steak bake
Britain's Greggs launched a vegan version of its popular steak bake on Thursday, aiming to capitalize on the success of the meatless sausage roll that has boosted the baker's profits and helped fuel an 80% rise in its share price last year. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Going vegan is a pointless form of virtue signaling – it doesn't help the environment or the planet, analysis reveals
(Natural News) Think you’re saving the planet from climate change by driving an electric vehicle and switching to a “plant-based” diet? Think again. In a paper he recently published, Bjørn Lomborg, director of the Copenhagen Consensus Center, deconstructs the myth that lugging around reusable grocery bags and using paper straws instead of plastic have any... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HEALTH QUIZ: From Shirley Ballas's surgery to vegan sausage rolls, how much of 2019 do YOU remember?
There's barely been a day in 2019 when health news hasn't hit the headlines. But which stories made a lasting impression on you? Take our quiz to find out. Pictured: Strictly head judge Shirley Ballas. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Want some CRUELTY for lunch? Burger King's "Impossible Burger" was developed using cruel tests on animals
(Natural News) The vegans over at PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) are freaking out over the fact that Impossible Foods decided to test one of its “Made from Plants” burger ingredients on some rats that ultimately died during this chemical experimentation. Some 188 rodents had to be killed and cut into pieces... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegans advised to beware of B12 deficiency risk
Speaking ahead of'Veganuary', experts are warning people eating a vegan diet need to make sure they get enough B12 because risk of deficiency is " not a myth " . Vegan Society said vitamin B12 comes from fortified foods or supplementation, and guidance is available on its website. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Considering Veganuary? Take B12 and beware vegan junk, scientists say
People switching to a vegan diet - for January or for good - could reap health benefits such as weight loss and lower cholesterol, but should beware vegan junk food with little nutritional value, scientists are warning. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Mother-of-two claims to have reversed her severe eczema with a vegan diet
Jennifer Pierce, from Los Angeles, said her eczema flared up during and after the birth of her first child four years ago. She ditched her steroid creams and started a vegan diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Hydrolyzed Collagen Peptide Powder Supports Bone Health
Collagens are non-GMO, gluten-free, dairy-free and vegan-friendly with healthy digestive and immune systems Contributes to healthy-looking skin, hair and nails Dissolves into any beverage for inclusion into healthy diet to support overall health and functionThis story is related to the following:Health, Medical,& Dental Supplies and EquipmentSearch for suppliers of:Powder | (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - December 19, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

Vegans face permanent numbness in their hands and feet because they don't get enough vitamin B12
Young festival-goers following a vegan diet are most at risk, said Professor Tom Sanders, from King's College London. Most people get vitamin B12 from cow's milk. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegans 'need to be aware of B12 deficiency risk'
Scientists say it's 'not a myth' that people on a vegan diet need extra vitamin B12. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

7 WORST food and medicine ingredients of 2019
(Natural News) Just when you think you’re out, they pull you back in. Trying to go vegan or vegetarian and boost your longevity odds? Have you been cutting back on “red meat” or even cutting it out to help your heart and cleansing organs? Maybe you “took a chance” and avoided the flu shot. Yes,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How eating a vegan burger could kill you 
The rise in popularity of meat free burgers could leave vulnerable people at risk of suffering an anaphylactic reaction due to the growth in the use of pea protein, experts have warned. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about becoming a vegetarian
People choose to become vegetarian for many different reasons, but there are a few things to consider before starting a vegetarian diet. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Vegan / Vegetarian Source Type: news

AHA News: Vegan Diet May Decrease Heart Disease, Stroke Risk in African Americans
TUESDAY, Dec. 3, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- Following a vegan diet for five weeks may decrease risk factors for heart disease, new research shows. The study included 50 African Americans who were asked to eat only prepared meals... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 3, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

You CAN be vegan and still get your calcium
(Natural News) Dairy products are the most commonly known sources of calcium. But do you know that many vegan foods that are also rich in calcium? Here are 10 vegan sources of calcium: Soy foods – Soybeans are naturally loaded with calcium. Foods made from soybeans – such as natto, tempeh, and tofu – are also rich in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Best diet to boost life expectancy - three foods to eat
HOW TO live longer: Life expectancy is strongly tied to lifestyle factors, with unhealthy habits shortening a person ’s lifespan and vice versa. It is well understood that diet is a determining factor, and increasing evidence is revealing a strong association between following a vegan diet and longevity, but which foods in a vegan diet are the healthiest? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Terrified of Climate Change? You Might Have Eco-Anxiety
Under the bright white lights of a central London exhibition space, a few dozen people are sorting themselves into groups. An instructor tells those that feel extremely worried about climate change to go to the far end of the room. Those that are less worried should stay closer to her. Moments later, she is mostly alone. Thirty feet away, strangers awkwardly cram together, signaling that they suffer “eco-anxiety.” This workshop, organized by King’s College London, is one of several events organized in the British capital this fall to help people work through the feelings of anxiety, depression and grief ...
Source: TIME: Health - November 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ciara Nugent Tags: Uncategorized climate change Source Type: news

The Impossible to Please Vegans Burger? Diet extremists go nuts with complaints that no Burger King burger is truly vegan since the chain also sells meat
(Natural News) An angry vegan has filed a lawsuit against Burger King for marketing its new “Impossible” Whoppers as being meat-free, even though they’re cooked on the same grills as regular, real-meat Whoppers. In his proposed class action suit, Phillip Williams contends that he wouldn’t have purchased an Impossible Whopper at a Burger King drive-thru... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Will Americans Ever Go Meat-Free for Thanksgiving?
Becoming a vegetarian wasn’t that hard for Harper Dutton. The 26-year-old doesn’t really love the taste of meat anyway. So this summer, to help the environment, she quit. What’s been more difficult is preparing to host Thanksgiving dinner. Weeks before the holiday, Dutton was practicing making stuffing without bacon or lard at her home in an Atlanta suburb. “It is proving to be extremely challenging,” she says. As evidence grows that eating less meat can help curb the effects of climate change, more and more Americans are preparing meat-free holiday meals for the first time. According to a Nie...
Source: TIME: Health - November 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel E. Greenspan Tags: Uncategorized Food Thanksgiving Source Type: news

Vegan sues Burger King for cooking Impossible Whopper on meat grill
An Impossible Foods spokeswoman says vegans should ask for the burger to be cooked in a microwave. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Raw food diet results in manslaughter charges after vegan parents starved their 18-month-old son to death with malnutrition, say police
(Natural News) A young vegan couple from Florida is facing manslaughter charges for starving to death their 18-month-old little boy by feeding him only raw fruits and vegetables, which they wrongly believed to be a healthy dietary regimen for a developing infant. Police officers in Cape Coral reportedly arrested Ryan O’Leary, 30, and Sheila O’Leary,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegan sues Burger King, says Impossible Whoppers cooked with beef fat
Plaintiff said he was "duped" because he saw no signs stating meat -free patties are broiled with the help of beef fat (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - November 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegan Christmas sarnies are given the taste and health test
Given the popularity of 'plant-based' food, shelves are heaving with vegan versions of Xmas classics. Nutritional therapist Jackie Lynch gave Mail On Sunday her verdict and we put them to the taste test. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Human blood sausage promoted as VEGAN since it's human blood, so no animals are harmed to create it
(Natural News) A disgusting new trend is emerging within the world of veganism, as some vegans are now reportedly having their own blood extracted from their bodies and turned into “cruelty-free sausage.” At first we thought it might have been dark satire, but it appears as though so-called “human blood sausage” is actually becoming a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Impossible Burger found to contain glyphosate herbicide, but not at insane levels
(Natural News) People have a whole lot of reasons for becoming vegans. Animal lovers cite ethical concerns, environmentalists worry about the impacts of raising animals on the environment, and global warming alarmists are convinced that agriculture is a significant driver of climate change. And then there are those who commit to the austerity of veganism... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Meatless Meat Sparks Backlash
The rise in popularity of next-generation vegan "meat" is sparking push back from industry groups and others. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is cannibalism VEGAN? According to some progressive food extremists, eating humans is cruelty free
(Natural News) Typifying the type of perverse news that we hate to have to report on, pagan society has come up with yet another progressive “solution” to the “problem” of meat-eating: Let’s just all eat ourselves and our friends instead. According to reports, some so-called “vegans” are now having their blood siphoned out of their... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why trendy plant milks are no healthier than cow's milk according to DR ALEXIS WILLETT
DR ALEXIS WILLETT: From trendy vegan plant 'milks' to whether a daily glass of red really does keep the doctor away, here's the science behind what drinks mean for our health. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: Sign in your sleep that could be a warning - what is it?
Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms can develop if a person lacks the vitamin in their diet. Those most at risk of being deficient are vegans and vegetarians as the best source of the vitamin are found in foods of an animal origin. Certain medications can also affect a person ’s ability to absorb vitamin B12 from foods. What are six of the main symptoms that indicate you are B12 deficient? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simon Cowell health: The producer on his new look which he owes to diet overhaul
SIMON COWELL reportedly went vegan earlier this year and has more energy since his lifestyle overhaul. The icon has recently showed off his weight loss results, and explained how he can now spend more time with his son, Eric. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Farming could be absorber of carbon by 2050, says report
Veganism and trees could help stop agriculture contributing to global heating, study saysIf one in five people in richer countrieswent near-vegan, and threw away a third less foodthan they currently do, while poor countries were assisted to preserve their forests and restore degraded land, the world ’s agricultural systems could be absorbing carbon dioxide by 2050 instead of adding massively to global heating as they do at present.Tree-planting and improving the fertility of soil throughbetter farming practices would also be needed, according to a study of global forests, farming and food systemspublishedin the journ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 21, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent Tags: Environment Farming Agriculture Science Climate change World news Source Type: news

Simon Cowell: X Factor star had to have a complete overhaul to improve his health
SIMON COWELL is the no nonsense music mogul who ’s career has put him in the superstardom stratosphere. He has recently shown off his new look thanks to a vegan lifestyle. However, what many don’t know, is that at one time Simon suffered from a disorder which made life pretty difficult for him. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news