What diet is best for living longer, healthier life?
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

Are Vegetarian Diets Healthy for Growing Kids?
Title: Are Vegetarian Diets Healthy for Growing Kids?Category: Health NewsCreated: 5/2/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/3/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - May 3, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Vegetarian children are nearly TWICE as likely to be underweight as those who eat meat, study finds
Canadian researchers tracked 9,000 children - including 250 vegetarians - for about three years. Those eating a plant-based diet were up to 94 per cent more likely to be underweight. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegetarian and meat-eating children have similar growth and nutrition but not weight, study finds
Vegetarian and non-vegetarian children were similar in terms of growth and nutrition, but vegetarian children had higher odds of being underweight, according to a new study. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - May 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eat Your Peas: Vegetarian Diets Found Healthy for Children Eat Your Peas: Vegetarian Diets Found Healthy for Children
Results from a Canadian longitudinal cohort found no clinically meaningful differences in height, growth, or biochemical measures of nutrition in young children on vegetarian and nonvegetarian diets.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

No Differences Seen in Growth for Children With Vegetarian Diet
MONDAY, May 2, 2022 -- Children with a vegetarian diet have no evidence of differences in growth or biochemical measures of nutrition, according to a study published online May 2 in Pediatrics. Laura J. Elliott, R.D., from the University of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 2, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Vegetarian and meat-eating kids have similar growth and nutrition but not weight, study finds
If you're wondering how your child might fare on a vegetarian diet, a new study offers some factors to consider. Children eating a vegetarian diet and children who ate meat were similar in terms of growth, height and nutritional measures, but vegetarian children had higher odds of being underweight, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - May 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Signs include changes in thinking & moving warning of damage
VITAMIN B12 plays several vital roles in the human body. When a person's levels are low, common among vegetarians, a number of health woes ensue affecting your walking and thinking over time. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegan Documentarian Tells the Inside Story of the Lab-Grown Meat Industry
Liz Marshall’s latest release, Meat the Future, will be available for streaming April 5 on Apple TV, Amazon, and Google Play. The feature length-documentary charts the birth of a new technological innovation that grows meat from stem cells instead of animals, reducing the need for industrial agriculture and ending slaughter. She tells the story through Uma Valeti, a cardiologist-turned food entrepreneur who now heads one of the world’s leading cell-cultivated meat companies, Upside Foods (formerly called Memphis Meats). I spoke with the film director about her new documentary, the next steps, and what cell-cult...
Source: TIME: Science - April 5, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Aryn Baker Tags: Uncategorized climate change Climate Is Everything Food & Agriculture healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

How to live longer: Studies suggest vegetarians are more likely to avoid premature death
MANY people are keen to find diets that help them live long and healthy lives. Indeed, some studies have found that eating a vegetarian based diet may help people in this aim. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Vegan Diet Is Popular but Not Automatically Healthy The Vegan Diet Is Popular but Not Automatically Healthy
A nutritional scientist describes the various vegetarian and vegan diets, as well as the particular nutritional considerations that some of them entail.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - March 23, 2022 Category: Primary Care Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Vegetarians have 14% lower cancer risk than meat-eaters, study finds
Oxford University research also finds pescatarians have 10% reduced risk compared with those who eat meat regularlyVegetarians have a 14% lower chance of developing cancer than carnivores, according to a large study that links meat-eating to a heightened risk of the disease.A team of researchers from Oxford University analysed data on more than 470,000 Britons and found that pescatarians had a 10% reduced risk. Compared with people who eat meat regularly – defined as more than five times a week – those who consumed small amounts had a 2% lower risk of developing cancer, the study found.Low meat-eaters – who consume m...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 24, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Denis Campbell Health policy editor Tags: Vegetarianism Cancer Meat Health Medical research Food Source Type: news

Is it safe to raise my child vegan or vegetarian?
As more adults adopt vegetarian diets and vegan diets, experts say that more young people are being raised without animal products. But many are unsure if this is a healthy choice for children. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - February 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jillian Pretzel Source Type: news

Most of Restaurant Menu Must Be Vegetarian Before Meat Eaters Make the Switch
FRIDAY, Dec. 24, 2021 -- Meat eaters are far more apt to choose plant-based foods at restaurants if menus are at least 75% vegetarian, according to a new study. Along with the health benefits, British researchers said getting more people to eat... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 24, 2021 Category: General Medicine 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