What if instead of popping a pill for these types of chronic disease, we used food as medicine?
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Gardening is one of those hobbies that has it all. It’s great exercise, can save you money, is good for mental health, and produces the world’s healthiest vegan foods including these for healthy bones.
Are you worried about carbohydrates in your vegan diet? Unless you eat like the average non-vegan American, you don’t need to be. Here are tips on how to choose healthy carbs.
Do your New Year’s resolutions involve vegan eating? Do you happen to be a person of the lady persuasion? If so, you have only two choices: read this book or cheat yourself! Whether you’re a seasoned long-time plant eater or just stepping onto the vegan path, Vegan for Her offers a wealth of vital information for women interested in going (and staying!) healthfully vegan.
I don’t know about you, but all this news about arsenic in rice is a bummer for this gluten-free green diva! I LOVE rice, and it is the basis of most of the grain alternatives I’ve turned to to avoid gluten – ugh. Now, I realize that not ALL rice is laden with arsenic, but this is all a good lesson in not relying heavily on any one type of grain or food too heavily – moderation and variety are probably always key to balancing out some of the harmful effects of any one food.
When thinking of making a transition to a healthier and cruelty-free vegan diet, one concern I often hear voiced, particularly in men, is whether or not a vegan diet can support muscle building and athletic performance.
Does dairy really provide better nutrition than non-dairy sources of calcium?
Now we all know the wonders of flax, but chia is nutritionally superior to flax, soy and the like because it is the richest vegan source of Omega-3 fatty acids and dietary fiber.
If you’re planning a multi-day backpacking trip, you may be wondering what you’re going to eat. It’s easy. Just eat vegan! Avoiding animal products is one of the best ways to lighten your load and stay healthy on the trail. Here are three reasons why.
Vitamin B12 is one of the most important vitamins responsible for our health and beauty. Discover what this vitamin can do for you and how you can get your daily dose.
Endurance training requires a bit of a different balance of carbs, fats, and proteins. Here are some tips on how to eat vegan as an athlete!
Sure, we’ve all seen the USDA food pyramid, but did you know that are several Vegan Food Pyramids out there, too?