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

How healthy are vegan ready meals?
Vegan alternatives have never been more widespread, but are they a healthier option? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

St. Louis Character: Entrepreneur Michelle Robinson's path from health care to a vegan nail polish startup
With a passion for helping people, Michelle Robinson spun her experience in health care and education into a successful vegan nail polish startup. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Maddy Simpson Source Type: news

St. Louis Character: Entrepreneur Michelle Robinson's path from health care to a vegan nail polish startup
With a passion for helping people, Michelle Robinson spun her experience in health care and education into a successful vegan nail polish startup. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Maddy Simpson Source Type: news

An 'a-ha' moment leads entrepreneur to create a vegan beauty brand
Michelle Robinson never imagined she ’d be an entrepreneur. As a kid, she always dreamed of being a singer. As an adult, her career took her into health care and education. But her path changed in 2010, when her mother, Juliet, was diagnosed with breast cancer. Juliet’s confidence faltered when she couldn’t wear her typical ma keup and nail polish because of the chemotherapy treatments — the radiation made her skin too sensitive to chemicals often found in beauty products. With a background… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Maddy Simpson Source Type: news

Muscle-bound vegan bodybuilder says eating meat left him ‘fat and depressed’
A MUSCLE-bound vegan bodybuilder has claimed eating meat left him "fat, depressed and unable to build the physique he dreamed of". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news