American arrested in Moscow for taking cow for a walk
A U.S. citizen was arrested for walking a cow through Red Square in Moscow, according to local media. Alicia Day, “who is a vegetarian and animal rights activist, was walking on Red Square … using a calf as visual propaganda and shouting the slogan ‘animals are not food,'” a judge at Moscow’s…#redsquare #moscow #aliciaday #doctorcow #tass #newjersey (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 2, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

I tried lab-grown meat
It was a confronting moment for a vegetarian. First, a pork meatball and then slices of bacon, balanced in a sort of mini BLT, were served to eat by beaming, expectant hosts. The meat even came from a named pig, an affable-looking swine called Dawn. With some trepidation, I sliced into the…#blt #eitanfisher #missionbarns #guardian #manhattan #sanfranciscos #bayarea #upsidefoods #fda #northcarolina (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lessons From a Two-Time Heart Attack Survivor
Channing Muller had her first attack when she was 26 years old. A vegetarian for a decade and a recreational runner, this shocked both her and her doctors. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 20, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Warning to parents over making babies VEGAN: Dietitians say plant-based diet can stunt growth
Vegan babies could be at risk of serious health problems, dieticians have warned. The NHS Start for Life website also now includes a section about vegan and vegetarian babies. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 16, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A river ’s pulse: Indigenous people and scientists unite to track giant dam’s environmental toll
This story was produced with support from the Rainforest Journalism Fund in partnership with the Pulitzer Center. Soon after sunrise one warm day in September 2022, 26-year-old Josiel Pereira Juruna boards a small motorboat and sets out on the emerald-green waters of the Xingu River in the Brazilian Amazon. Accompanying him are biologist Cristiane Carneiro and Pedrinho Viana, a fellow fisherman from their village of Muratu in the Paquiçamba Indigenous Reserve in northern Brazil’s Pará state. After a short ride, Viana hauls in a gillnet set out in a creek the night before. He pulls a disk-shaped fish with...
Source: ScienceNOW - January 5, 2023 Category: Science Source Type: news

‘ Veggie ’ dinosaurs differed in how they ate their food
Although most early dinosaurs were vegetarian, there were a surprising number of differences in the way that these animals tackled eating a plant-based diet, according to a new study by scientists from the Natural History Museum and the Universities of Bristol and Birmingham. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - January 4, 2023 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research; Faculty of Science, Faculty of Science, School of Earth Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Vegetarians Suffer More Depression Than Meat Eaters Vegetarians Suffer More Depression Than Meat Eaters
People who follow a vegetarian lifestyle have around twice as many depressive episodes as those who eat meat.Quick Take (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

What happens to your body when you eat meat and dairy every day?
We are constantly being told what we should and should not be eating. Foods that were once considered healthy are now seen as harmful and the advice always seems to be changing. One of the biggest debates is whether or not we should be eating meat and dairy. Humans eat more meat than any other…#prochazkovam #ibs #vegans #natmed #tyakht #dairy #lancet #chrismurray #vegetarian #alexandertyakht (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teeth suggest ancestors of diplodocus may have eaten meat
Analysis shows ‘earliest members of two main veggie dinosaur lineages were not exclusively herbivorous’With its huge feet, long neck and penchant for plants, the diplodocus may be one of history ’s biggest vegetarians. But research has revealed the sauropod’s ancestors may have had a taste for flesh.Scientists studying the teeth of some of the earliest dinosaurs to roam the Earth say they have uncovered telltale clues as to what they ate.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 16, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Dinosaurs Palaeontology Fossils Science Evolution Zoology Biology Source Type: news

Vegetarian Meat Substitutes Provide Low Nutritional Quality
Study reveals meat substitutes claim a high content of iron - but in a form that the body cannot absorb (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - December 9, 2022 Category: Disability Tags: Vegetarian and Vegan Source Type: news

Why lab-grown meat may never be on the menu
High production costs together with increasingly vegetarian appetites may prevent this industry taking off (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - December 6, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to make a vegan Thanksgiving dinner, from the first plant-based butcher
Are you hosting a vegan Thanksgiving dinner and don't know where to start? According to Axios, 2021 was America's "most vegan Thanksgiving ever," and with 10 percent of Americans over the age of 18 considering themselves as vegan or vegetarian as of January 2022, the likelihood of one of your…#vegan #veganthanksgiving #veganturkey #thanksgiving #thanksgivingdinner #veganbutter #acornsquash #add #tablespoons #teaspoon (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Turkey prices are flying higher this year — here's how to have an affordable Thanksgiving
For those who had planned on cooking the traditional turkey for Thanksgiving, this year's prices and shortages might make you consider it's time to try something different. Here are some other meat, fish and vegetarian alternatives for your menu. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - November 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegetarians are more likely to suffer from depression, study claims
Brazilian experts say the higher amount of depressive episodes in veggies might be because of the 'social experience' they endure, such as being teased for their choice of diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12: The taste that may signal a 'severe' deficiency - seen in 56% of patients
THE RISE in vegan and vegetarian dietary habits has prompted widespread discussion about vitamin B12. Without the nutrient, the body's most basic functions may falter. Low levels, studies suggest, may also affect a person's perception of taste and smell. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news