Vegan Travel: It ’s Not Fringe Anymore
From Mexico to Greece, plant-centric hotels, restaurants and tours are proliferating. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elaine Glusac Tags: Veganism Travel and Vacations Hotels and Travel Lodgings Restaurants Source Type: news

Going vegan in January could be LESS healthy, scientist warns
Tim Spector, professor of genetic epidemiology at King's College London, said people who follow Veganuary tend to binge on meat-free junk foods rather than trying new fruit and vegetables. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

As supermarkets cash in on Veganuary, just how healthy are vegan meals?
Supermarket shelves are now stocked with more ready-made vegan fare than ever before. But does being vegan automatically make these dishes healthy? (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Sprinkling a certain spice on your vegetables may help prevent disease
NEW year, new you? Its January, so how about trying something new like going vegan or not drinking? Or how about changing the way you cook? Adding more colour to your plate can not only increase the pleasure you get from food, it can help you live longer too. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Going vegan this year was one of the best decisions of my life | Shaista Aziz
Having long Covid made me reassess my health and wellbeing, and the benefits have been profoundAt the start of 2021, I was diagnosed with long Covid. It was a huge relief to finally know why I had been struggling so much with my health – extreme fatigue, continuous coughing and, most distressing of all, brain fog and panic attacks. The diagnosis was also the beginning of a journey that would take me – of all places – to a life-changing decision about what I eat.After further tests, I was told it was very likely that I had caught Covid a while ago, possibly at the start of the pandemic, before tests were available. I ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 21, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Shaista Aziz Tags: Veganism Coronavirus Long Covid Health & wellbeing Life and style Science Society World news Food Source Type: news

Ghana: Not Everyone Can Be Vegan or Vegetarian(2)
[Ghanaian Times] This is the concluding part of the article published on December 13, 2021 issue of the paper. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 15, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Your niece is suddenly vegan! How to survive the 12 disasters of Christmas
One guest is an antivaxxer, another is allergic to your cats, the turkey is still raw and your best friends are splitting up in the sitting room. Here is how to face down festive fiascosIt ’s that time of year when you wake up sweating and can’t figure out why. Did you accidentally wear your thermals in bed? Do you have tuberculosis? No, dummy, it’s just that it’s almost Christmas, it’s your turn to play host, and the list of things that can go wrong on the 25th is long and wearying.Can I recommend, before we drill into this list, a quick wisdom stocktake? Last year was the worst Christmas imaginable: every plan ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 14, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Zoe Williams Tags: Christmas Family Friendship Life and style Psychology Christmas food and drink Parents and parenting Source Type: news

Californian firm touts ‘mushroom leather’ as sustainability gamechanger
Vegan leather alternative isn ’t just the hot fashion must-have – it could teach us about consumption and wasteVegan alternatives to leather could save more than just animals. The scientists behind fashion ’s new latest must-have – the “mushroom leather” handbag – believe that mycelium, a material grown from fungi which can be engineered to look and feel like calfskin or sheepskin, could help save the planet.Speaking to the Guardian before a talk at the Business of Fashion Voices conference in Oxfordshire, Dr Matt Scullin, CEO of biomaterials company MycoWorks, forecast that mushroom leather could be a sustai...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 2, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jess Cartner-Morley Tags: Science Fashion Veganism Business Environment Source Type: news

Will Greggs' fake meat festive bakes be a hit with customers like the chain's vegan sausage roll?
BARNEY CALMAN: TMOS's Deputy Health Editor Eve Simmons and I went to a branch in Fulham to give our verdict and to look into whether you're doing your health a favour by eating one. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man ’s severe migraines ‘completely eliminated’ on plant-based diet
Migraines disappeared after man started diet that included lots of dark-green leafy vegetables, study showsHealth experts are calling for more research into diet and migraines after doctors revealed a patient who had suffered severe and debilitating headaches for more than a decade completely eliminated them after adopting a plant-based diet.He had tried prescribed medication, yoga and meditation, and cut out potential trigger foods in an effort to reduce the severity and frequency of his severe headaches – but nothing worked. The migraines made it almost impossible to perform his job, he said.Continue reading... (Source...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 18, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Gregory Health editor Tags: Nutrition Medical research Diets and dieting Life and style Health UK news World news US news Vegetarian food and drink Vegan food and drink Veganism Vegetables Vegetarianism Science Society Neuroscience Source Type: news

High cholesterol: The popular vegan option which can lower cholesterol by 5% - what to eat
HIGH cholesterol is when you have too much of a fatty substance called cholesterol in your blood. It can be dangerous if left unmanaged. Fortunately, there are several ways which you may be able to lower it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Cow That Could Feed the Planet
The cows in Farmer John’s pasture lead an idyllic life. They roam through tree-shaded meadows, tearing up mouthfuls of clover while nursing their calves in tranquility. Tawny brown, compact and muscular, they are Limousins, a breed known for the quality of its meat and much sought-after by the high-end restaurants and butchers in the nearby food mecca of Maastricht, in the southernmost province of the Netherlands. In a year or two, meat from these dozen cows could end up on the plates of Maastricht’s better-known restaurants, but the cows themselves are not headed for the slaughterhouse. Instead, every few mont...
Source: TIME: Science - November 2, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Aryn Baker/Maastricht, Netherlands Tags: Uncategorized climate change Climate Is Everything feature Innovation Magazine Source Type: news

Vegan condoms? This Dayton startup is doing it — and they just hooked up with one of the nation's largest retailers
At just 31 years old, Neil Mehta is going head to head with condom titans. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 19, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jacob Fisher Source Type: news

Vegan condoms? This Dayton startup is doing it — and they just hooked up with one of the nation's largest retailers
At just 31 years old, Neil Mehta is going head to head with condom titans. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 19, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jacob Fisher Source Type: news

So how tasty (and how healthy) is the McPlant, the first vegan burger from McDonald's
Barney Calman and Eve Simmons, pictured, got an advanced preview of McDonald's new vegan McPlant burger in East Finchley in London, ahead of the official launch on Wednesday. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news