When Your Child Believes Meat Is Murder
Advice about health and dinner-table diplomacy for parents of vegetarian kids. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JULIE HALPERT Tags: Diet and Nutrition Vegetarianism Cooking and Cookbooks Iron (Nutrient) Children and Childhood Parenting Families and Family Life Source Type: news

Going Vegetarian to Cut Colon Cancer Risk
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Going Vegetarian to Cut Colon Cancer Risk
TUESDAY, Sept. 11, 2018 -- There's no disputing the fact that regular colonoscopies, now suggested to start at age 45 for those with an average risk of colorectal cancer, can help prevent the disease by finding -- and removing -- precancerous... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 11, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Going Vegetarian to Cut Colon Cancer Risk
Title: Going Vegetarian to Cut Colon Cancer RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/11/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/11/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - September 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Going Vegetarian to Cut Colon Cancer Risk
(Source: Cancercompass News: Colorectal Cancer)
Source: Cancercompass News: Colorectal Cancer - September 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Going Vegetarian to Cut Colon Cancer Risk
(Source: Cancercompass News: Other Cancer)
Source: Cancercompass News: Other Cancer - September 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

UNDER THE MICROSCOPE: Former Sex Pistol Glen Matlock, 61, answers our health quiz
The legendary bass guitarist, from London's Paddington, leads an active lifestyle, recently turned vegetarian and walks 12,000 steps each day - but smokes a pack of cigarettes daily. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Change your diet to save both water and your health
(European Commission Joint Research Centre) Shifting to a healthy diet is not only good for us, but it also saves a lot of fresh water, according to a new study by the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC), published in Nature Sustainability. Compared to existing diets, the water required to produce our food could be reduced by up to 55 percent for healthy pescetarian and vegetarian diets. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Vegetarian men ordering meat at restaurants to avoid being judged by friends and colleagues
Dr Emma Roe of Southampton University led the research, which saw 20 men interviewed about their eating habits. The men had cut out meat for environmental reasons but still ate it with friends. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Grab-and-go Labor Day snacks to make your vegan, GF, Paleo pals happy
Your Labor Day celebration might include creamy potato salad, chicken wings and grill-tops sizzling with burgers. But keep on hand some store-bought chips, dips, drinks and desserts for guests whose diets might run to vegan/vegetarian/gluten-free/Paleo. Here are some better-for-you and tasty treats... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - August 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kavita Daswani Source Type: news

Health Tip: Your Toddler Can Be a Vegetarian
-- A well-planned vegetarian diet is healthy for an infant or toddler, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics says. But it's crucial to make sure that the young child gets all necessary nutrients, the academy says. These nutrients include: Vitamin... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 23, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Your Toddler Can Be a Vegetarian
Title: Health Tip: Your Toddler Can Be a VegetarianCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/23/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/23/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - August 23, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Rookie vegetarianism and the junk food trap
A variety of inspirations may spark a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle change, the most common being animal welfare, environmental welfare and personal health. But even if health isn't the reason, it's important to maintain good health within any diet. Why not enjoy the benefits of being a vegetarian, even if you're doing it for the cows and the trees? (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Quorn recalls 6,500 packs of gluten-free veggie burgers
Gluten-free vegetarian burgers made by UK food manufacturer Quorn are being recalled because they may actually contain gluten after a packaging mix up the company blames on 'human error'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Memo From the Boss: You ’ re a Vegetarian Now
By banning meat and forbidding employees from expensing a hamburger, WeWork is trying to save the planet and raise the consciousness of its work force. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: DAVID GELLES Tags: Executives and Management (Theory) Diet and Nutrition Vegetarianism Meat McKelvey, Miguel (1974- ) WeWork Companies Inc Source Type: news

Vegetarian Diet Improves HbA1c, Reduces CV Risk in Diabetes Vegetarian Diet Improves HbA1c, Reduces CV Risk in Diabetes
Experts say a literature review builds on evidence that moving toward a vegetarian diet can help people with type 2 diabetes lower HbA1c and cholesterol and improve other cardiometabolic risk factors.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Vegetarian Diet for Diabetes
Vegetarian Diet Improves HbA1c, Reduces CV Risk in Diabetes (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - July 6, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Vegetarian diets help type 2 diabetics lose weight and could prevent them dying of heart disease
Researchers from the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, Washington DC, found that ditching meat improves type 2 diabetics' insulin and cholesterol levels, preventing heart attacks. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kitchen Towels Laden With Bacteria
MONDAY, June 11, 2018 -- Is your kitchen towel making you sick? The answer could be yes if you use the towel for many purposes, have a large family and are not a vegetarian, according to a new study of germs lurking on towels. Forty-nine percent... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 11, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

McDonald's drops grilled cheese from Happy Meals for 'nutrition' reasons, keeps less healthy cheeseburger
Eleven years after introducing grilled cheese sandwiches as a vegetarian option in Happy Meals, McDonald’s Canada has pulled the item from its menu in the name of nutrition. But protesting parents point out the less healthy cheeseburger remains. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - June 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Business Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Am I allergic to saponin?
Quinoa is often called a superfood because of its high protein content, and it is popular with vegetarians and vegans. After eating quinoa, people may experience symptoms such as coughing and stomach cramping, which can indicate an allergy. Here, learn about this allergy and foods that can replace quinoa in the diet. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Food Allergy Source Type: news

Go Vegan to Jumpstart Weight Loss
WEDNESDAY, June 6, 2018 -- Vegan diets are hard for many people to stick with long-term, but studies show that this way of eating can translate to weight loss. Vegan is the strictest type of vegetarian diet -- you choose only foods from plant... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 6, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vegetarian diet reduces heart disease death risk by 40 percent
A recent review examines plant-based diets and heart health. It concludes that vegetarian and vegan diets significantly improve cardiovascular health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

New review highlights benefits of plant-based diets for heart health
(Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine) A new review study published in Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases finds that vegetarian, especially vegan diets, are associated with better cardiovascular health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 30, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Vegetarian or'Flexitarian' Diet Benefits Waistline and Pocket Vegetarian or'Flexitarian' Diet Benefits Waistline and Pocket
A vegetarian diet does not have to be strictly followed to achieve health benefits, and may even end up costing less than other healthy eating plans, suggest two new studies.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - May 28, 2018 Category: Primary Care Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: You don't have to be 'strictly vegetarian' to reap the benefits
Vegetarianism is known to help maintain a healthy weight. A new study concludes that you don't have to stick to these diets rigidly to reap the benefits. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

University of Kent scientists make vitamin B12 breakthrough
(University of Kent) Scientists at the University of Kent have made a significant discovery about how the vitamin content of some plants can be improved to make vegetarian and vegan diets more complete. Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is an essential dietary component but vegetarians are more prone to B12 deficiency as plants neither make nor require this nutrient. But now a team, led by Professor Martin Warren, has proved that common garden cress can take up cobalamin. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Weekend Recipe: A Quick, Tasty and Healthy Spaghetti Bolognese
This is a quick and easy dish I designed for the contestants on Biggest Loser Australia. It only takes 15 minutes to make, so it’s the perfect meal to prepare during a busy week. My secret to the perfect Bolognese is to start by choosing quality ingredients. I use pasture-fed beef because I love the greater depth of flavor it gives to the overall dish. This Bolognese is also great using turkey mince for those who prefer a lighter meat. I use fresh, ripe Roma tomatoes when they are in season or alternatively, you can also use good quality organic tinned Roma tomatoes. Roma tomatoes are naturally sweeter than regular o...
Source: TIME: Health - May 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Teresa Cutter — The Healthy Chef Tags: Uncategorized Food Source Type: news

A THIRD of premature deaths could be avoided if we all cut out meat
Researchers from Harvard University claim that a vegetarian diet could save nearly one million American lives annually, a much higher number than has previously been suggested. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A THIRD of premature deaths could be avoided if we all cut out meat, Harvard study finds  
Researchers from Harvard University claim that a vegetarian diet could save nearly one million American lives annually, a much higher number than has previously been suggested. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plant-based DHA found to adequately meet nutritional needs for vegans and vegetarians
(Natural News) Adhering to a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle has both benefits and drawbacks. One such drawback is the lack of reliable docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) sources. This omega-3 fatty acid is usually obtained from animal products, with fatty fish and seafood having the most abundant DHA content. As such, vegetarian and vegan populations are often unable... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' Flexitarian' Eating: Part Vegetarian, Part Not
TUESDAY, April 17, 2018 -- If you want to eat more vegetables and less meat, but don't want to give up meat altogether, there's an alternative. It's called flexitarian -- for flexible vegetarian. You primarily eat a vegetarian diet, but you eat meat... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 17, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Top 15 sources of plant-based protein
People who eat or are considering vegetarian or vegan diets may be concerned about getting enough protein from their food. In this article, we look at the best plant-based proteins, including vegetables high in protein, and some ways to use them. We also discuss whether plant-based protein powders are a good option. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Different paths to the same goal: Vegetarian and Mediterranean diets both proven to prevent heart disease
(Natural News) Heart disease claims more American lives than any other disease. A quarter of all deaths in our country are caused by heart disease. Close to 800,000 people have a first heart attack each year, and it kills over half a million people annually. There are many theories about how best to prevent coronary... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

There ’s No Such Thing As a Single ‘Best’ Diet
Paleo. Whole 30. Ketogenic. DASH. Atkins. Flexitarian. Weight Watchers. The list of diets, and their various restrictions, rules and regulations, goes on and on. The estimated 45 million Americans who embark on one of these eating plans each year often do so to lose weight — a highly personal process that can lead to various results. One person finds success cutting carbs. Another swears by going vegan. A third fills up on healthy fats. Each one believes she’s found the elusive secret to weight loss. An ever-growing body of evidence, however, suggests there’s no such thing as a single “best” d...
Source: TIME: Health - March 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime onetime Source Type: news

More than half of Canada's vegetarians, vegans aged under 35: survey
The poll reported that 7.1 per cent of Canadians consider themselves vegetarians and 2.3 per cent consider themselves vegans. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - March 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

B.C., Ontario home to Canada's highest concentration of vegetarians and vegans, survey finds
The poll reported that 7.1 per cent of Canadians consider themselves vegetarians and 2.3 per cent consider themselves vegans. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - March 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

Vegetarian fast food is no better than a meat feast
Experts say vegetarian fast food meals may contain just as much fat and calories as meat-based dishes. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Weekend Recipe: Almond-Crusted Chicken Schnitzel
When I was young, mum used to make the most delicious chicken schnitzel that would be devoured as soon as my sister and I arrived home from school. Mum would lightly coat thin pieces of chicken with a little seasoned flour, then dip them into lightly beaten eggs, followed by a final coating in breadcrumbs. Then she would cook the schnitzel with generous amounts of butter and a little olive oil until crisp, and serve with a generous helping of green beans or coleslaw. I’ve modified mum’s recipe and given it a “Healthy Chef” makeover. My chicken schnitzel is gluten free, paleo, high in protein and tak...
Source: TIME: Health - March 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Teresa Cutter — The Healthy Chef Tags: Uncategorized Cooking Food healthytime Recipes weekend recipe Source Type: news

March 2, 2018 This Week in Cardiology March 2, 2018 This Week in Cardiology
Vegetarian vs Mediterranean diets, a clarithromycin alert, a new stent, best choice of IV fluid, and early work in prevention Type I diabetes are discussed in this week's podcast.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Vegetarian Protein Is Just As'Complete' As Meat, Despite What We've Been Taught
We're hanging on to notions from a 1970s diet fad that's a "complete" waste of our time. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - February 28, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Health Tip: If You're Diabetic and Vegetarian
-- A vegetarian diet is safe for a person with diabetes, the American Diabetes Foundation says. In fact, a vegetarian diet is naturally higher in fiber, and much lower in saturated fats and cholesterol than the typical American diet. These... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 28, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: If You're Diabetic and Vegetarian
Title: Health Tip: If You're Diabetic and VegetarianCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/28/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/28/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - February 28, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vegetarian or Mediterranean? Both Diets Improve Weight, Lipids Vegetarian or Mediterranean? Both Diets Improve Weight, Lipids
The first randomized trial of an ovo-lacto-vegetarian diet vs a Mediterranean diet in people with low-to-moderate risk for cardiovascular disease shows that both can be beneficial.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Low-cal vegetarian and Mediterranean diets may both help heart health
(Reuters Health) - Healthy dieters reduced their risk factors for heart disease like weight and body fat equally when they followed a vegetarian diet that included eggs and dairy or with a Mediterranean diet that emphasized olive oil and lean fish, an Italian experiment found. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Low-Cal Vegetarian and Mediterranean Diets Equal For Weight
(MedPage Today) -- But some CV risk factor impacts differ in randomized trial (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - February 26, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Which is Healthier: Being a Vegetarian or Eating a Mediterranean Diet?
The Mediterranean diet is consistently heralded as one of the most healthful eating styles. It’s heavy on produce, nuts, whole grains, olive oil and lean protein, and light on red meat, processed foods and refined sugars. But a new study finds that vegetarian diets may be just as good at keeping your heart healthy, according to a study published in the journal Circulation. For the study, a group of Italian researchers recruited 100 overweight but healthy adults with low-to-moderate cardiovascular risk profiles. Half the group started on a Mediterranean diet, while the other started on a lacto-ovo-vegetarian diet, wh...
Source: TIME: Health - February 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime onetime Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do vegetarian and Mediterranean diets benefit heart health?
A recent Italian clinical trial discovered that a low-calorie vegetarian diet may be as effective at reducing cardiovascular risk as a low-calorie Mediterranean diet. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Vegetarian and Mediterranean diets are equally effective
Researchers from the University of Florence found that cutting out meat causes people to lose around 4.2lbs (1.9kg) after three months, compared to 3.9lbs (1.8kg) with a Mediterranean diet. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two Healthy Diets Equally Good for Your Heart
MONDAY, Feb. 26, 2018 -- Two eating plans -- a vegetarian diet that includes eggs and dairy, and the Mediterranean diet -- protect your heart equally, a new study shows. The research included 107 healthy but overweight people, aged 18 to 75, who... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 26, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news