Mankind counters objections raised by chemists body on supplement ad
Mankind Pharma, ranked as the fourth largest pharmaceutical company in the country, has responded to objections raised by a retail chemists' association regarding its advertisement for the vitamin supplement, HealthOK. The All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists (AIOCD) had requested the withdrawal of the advertisement, alleging that it implies non-vegetarians are healthier due to its portrayal of actor Ranveer Singh. In a letter dated February 13th, Mankind Pharma addressed the concerns raised by the AIOCD. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - February 25, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Chemists' body asks Mankind to drop health supplement ad featuring Ranveer Singh
"The content implies that vegetarian individuals are at risk of vitamin deficiency, suggesting that your product can prevent this," the AIOCD has said in its letter to Rajiv Juneja, managing director of Mankind Pharma, the makers of HealthOk. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - February 12, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Go Vegetarian to Avoid COVID? Making Dialysis Centers Work Better
(MedPage Today) -- TTHealthWatch is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore, and Rick Lange, MD, president of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center... (Source: MedPage Today Nephrology)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology - January 13, 2024 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Vegetarian Diet Tied to Lower COVID-19 Incidence
FRIDAY, Jan. 12, 2024 -- A vegetarian diet is associated with a lower incidence of COVID-19 infection, according to a study published online Jan. 9 in BMJ Nutrition, Prevention& Health. Júlio César Acosta-Navarro, M.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 12, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Here is why you should try vegetarian diet to fight Covid-19
According to recent research, those who eat mostly plant-based or vegetarian diets have a 39% lower risk of contracting Covid. Researchers discovered that omnivores who ate meat more than three times a week had a "significantly higher" incidence of Covid-19 than vegetarian or plant-based diet followers. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 11, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

These diets could reduce risks of COVID-19 infection, new study shows
Vegetarian diets have been linked to a variety of health benefits including lower blood pressure, better blood sugar control and weight loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Meat-Free Diet Could Cut Your Risk for COVID
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 10, 2024 -- Vegetarian diets have been tied to a variety of health benefits– lower blood pressure, better blood sugar control and weight loss among them. Now a new study suggests those benefits might even extend to a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 10, 2024 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Dave ’s ‘Not’ Chicken Is Pure Cauliflower Power
Vegetarians looking for their fast food fix have always have it rough—especially when it comes to fried chicken. Some major chains have tried to cater to them, but not all that well. KFC served Beyond Chicken Nuggets for a hot second. Chick-fil-A tested a fried cauliflower sandwich in a few…#vegetarians #kfc #beyondchickennuggets #chick #daveshotchicken #easthollywood #drake #samuelljackson #qatar #unitedarabemirates (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 8, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Here's the Ideal Salad for Men on Long Spaceflights
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 3, 2024 -- A tasty vegetarian salad could be the fresh meal that fuels a space flight to Mars, a new study contends.Researchers came up with the salad while searching for the optimal “space meal” that would supplement... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 3, 2024 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vegetarians get good news for Christmas
Christmas for vegetarians may be cheaper this year, according to an analysis by Creditnews. Data by the platform shows that a Christmas dinner will cost about $80.60, nearly 5 percent more than last year, for a family of four. The price of sauces, turkey, pastries and pies have all seen a jump…#creditnews #sambourgi #categorypartners #tombarnes #barnes (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trial shows more than 90% of women trying for baby lack essential nutrients
Most of those tested lack nutrients crucial for healthy foetal development as found in abundance in meat and dairy productsMore than 90% of women who are trying for a baby may have marginal or low levels of vitamins that are essential for a healthy pregnancy, according to researchers, who say the problem is likely to worsen as vegetarian diets become more popular.Tests on more than 1,700 women in the UK, New Zealand and Singapore who planned to conceive revealed that most were lacking nutrients found in abundance in meat and dairy products, many of which are crucial for healthy foetal development.Continue reading... (Sourc...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 5, 2023 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Science editor Tags: Science Health Pregnancy Nutrition Fertility problems UK news Society Source Type: news

The Most Vegan and Vegetarian-Friendly Cities of 2023
An estimated 15.5 million American adults identify as vegetarian or vegan, and many more have been consciously trying to reduce their meat consumption – whether through observing “meatless Mondays” or just making animal protein a smaller part of their daily diet – and patronizing restaurants with…#elevenmadisonpark #newyorkcity #smoothie #usda #tempo #wallethub #uscensusbureau #vegancom #grubhub #western (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

This Modern Fad Is Making You Sick
The government declared war on fat almost 50 years ago. And as a result, we got slower, sicker, and fatter. In fact, the results of this big fat lie “led to some pretty disastrous consequences…that caused Americans to get fatter.” Those are the words of one of the most famous nutritionists in the world. Dr. Walter Willett, Chair of the Department of Nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, was one of the first mainstream physicians to admit that the campaign to eliminate fat in the diet was a big mistake. But lately, he’s shifted gears. And today, he’s declared war on meat. I couldn’t dis...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - November 3, 2023 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jacob Tags: Health Nutrition Source Type: news

13 Tips For Making Delicious Enchilada Sauce
Enchiladas are a humble staple of Mexican cuisine: Corn tortillas wrap around a meat or vegetarian filling and are then drenched with a complex, flavorful sauce. There are two traditional enchilada sauces. Red enchilada sauce (also called salsa roja, salsa roja para enchiladas, or mole rojo) is…#mexican #tortillaswrap #paraenchiladas #whiteenchilada #sanmarzano #redenchilada #foven #enchilada #chocolate #bitterness (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 15, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How your brain determines what foods you are more likely to eat
Researchers at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, analyzed the genetics of 5,000 strict vegetarians and 300,000 non-vegetarians. Four genes were linked to vegetarianism. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news