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Can Eating Soy Prevent Breast Cancer?

Michael Greger MD | September 18, 2014 | Health

Read More: abdominal fat, Angelina Jolie, beans, blood pressure, blood sugar, body fat, BRCA genes, breast cancer, breast cancer survival, breast disease, breast health, cancer, cancer survival, chickpeas, cholesterol, DNA damage, epigenetic changes, fat, hypertension, kidney function, LDL cholesterol, legumes, lentils, lifespan, metastases, mortality, phytonutrients, plant protein, protein, soy, soy milk, soybeans, split peas, tofu, triglycerides, vegetable protein, weight loss, women's health

In my video, Increased Lifespan From Beans, I discuss how beans may be the single most important dietary predictor of a long lifespan. But why do people who eat legumes such as beans, chickpeas, split peas, and lentils live......

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Treating COPD With Diet

Michael Greger MD | June 7, 2012 | Health

Read More: acai berries, antioxidants, cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, COPD, cured meats, diet, emphysema, fiber, fruits, heart disease, nitrites, soy, stroke, tea, tobacco, tofu, vegetables

The three top killers in the United States are no longer heart disease, cancer, and stroke. Stroke just moved down to number four. Number three is now COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, meaning respiratory disorders such as emphysema. We......

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The Best Foods: test your nutrition knowledge

Michael Greger MD | November 6, 2011 | Health

Read More: algae, antioxidant, apple, apple juice, beans, breast cancer, cancer, chia, chlorella, chocolate, cocoa, coffee, cooking method, cranberries, edamame, flax, lemon, lentil, mushroom, nuts, onion, orange juice, rice, soy, spirulina, sweetener, tea, tempeh, tofu, tomato juice, vegetables, water

Today I'm highlighting twenty questions from twenty NutritionFacts.org "best of" videos ranking different classes of foods. Ultimately, the "best" apple, bean, vegetable, etc. is whichever one you actually eat (in the same way that the "best" exercise is the......

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Vegan 101 - from Vegan Society (NZ) + yummy recipes!

Jess Parsons | September 19, 2011 | International

Read More: b12, chocolate, New Zealand, nutrition, tofu, vegan cooking classes

Last week, the Vegan Society of New Zealand hosted the grand debut of Vegan 101 in Auckland, New Zealand, designed for new vegans and the vegan curious.  Vegan Society member experts delivered a tasty message full of juicy tidbits......

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Tofu Sprout Salad

Ellen Sheen | June 22, 2011 | Food

Read More: sprouts, tofu, Vegan Food, vegetarian diet

Last day of carb cutting and this is the way to do it! Plus you get the pleasure of a photo... This little salad is light and fresh, yet filling from the delicious tofu. It makes a lovely light main......

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Shitake Tofu Lettus Wraps

Ellen Sheen | June 3, 2011 | Food

Read More: lettuce, tofu, vegan foods

I was dreaming of P.F. Chang's lettuce wraps the other day, so I thought I would make my own. And they were even more delicious than P.F.'s. Sorry Mr. Chang! These are great as a meal or served for an......

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Come & Get It! Our Top 15 Favorite Vegan Recipes for Picnic & BBQ Season!

Meet The Shannons | May 27, 2011 | Animals, Food, Green, Lifestyle

Read More: BBQ, bean salad, beer, burgers, companion animal, cornbread, cupcakes, Daiya vegan cheese, Field Roast, gardein, Marshmallows, parties, pasta salad, peanut butter, picnic, plates, potluck, Rice Crispy Treats, tofu, Tofurky

Howdy Partner! (Just kidding; I won't write this whole thing cowboy-style.) Let's get serious here, because we're about to talk about something I take very seriously... POTLUCKS! See, planning a really amazing group dining event combines art with mathematics, originating......

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A DELICIOUS INDIAN MEAL WITH FRIENDS; CREAMY VEGAN GUJARTI-STYLE PUDDING RECIPE

Bryanna Clark Grogan | March 14, 2011 | Food, International

Read More: black-eyed peas, Indian cuisine, subji, tofu, vegan raita, vegan shrikand

 A plateful of flavor! The night before last we brought dinner over to our friends Sarah and Gordon.  I've been kind of a hermit lately, and decided we need to get out more, and they have been working very hard......

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Tofu Zucchini Dip

Ellen Sheen | February 22, 2011 | Food

Read More: appetizers, simple meals, simple recipes, tofu, tofu ricotta, vegan, vegan manicotti, zucchini

This dip tastes like it's bad for you... but it's not! A perfect combination of the protein you need and the 'party food' you want. So good and versatile too... stay tuned for a post using this dip in another......

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Vegan Spinach Manicotti

Ellen Sheen | December 4, 2010 | Food

Read More: spinach, tofu, tomato sauce, vegan manicotti

I'm telling you, you will never miss the ricotta in this recipe. Actually? I think it's better. Granted, it's been years since I had real ricotta cheese but either way, this recipe is one that even a meat eater can......

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Tofurkey, a tofu turkey

Ellen Sheen | November 24, 2010 | Food

Read More: tofu, tofurkey. Thanksgiving

Call it what you want: tofurkey, tofurky, tofu turkey... with or without the extra 'e', this tofurkey is delicious, simple to make and much more interesting than a store bought tofurky. Now, I do love those, don't get me wrong,......

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REVISITING TOFU "BACON"

Bryanna Clark Grogan | October 1, 2010 | Food

Read More: extra-firm tofu, tofu, tofu bacon

Steamed baby green beans and patty pan squash with Tofu "Bacon"The other day I revisited a recipe from my very first cookbook, "The Almost No-fat Cookbook"-- a simple recipe for Tofu "Bacon". I hadn't made it for a long time,......

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SALAD DAYS (AND A TINY, MYSTERIOUS PURPLE FROG)!

Bryanna Clark Grogan | August 29, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

Read More: basil, corn, lettuce, mesclun, mushroom, purple frog, recipe, salad, salad dressing, tofu, tomatoes, vegan mayonnaise

 Our dinner salad last night-- heavy on the home-grown tomatoes!Friday evening I came home from work (my "day job"-- managing a small branch of our island library system) and checked our little garden for anything that needed picking. Tomato bonanza!......

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Quinoa Curry Salad with Tofu... in a box!

Ellen Sheen | August 21, 2010 | Food

Read More: curry, picnic, salad, tofu, vegan

We were invited to attend a little 'festival' put on by Music Together, a local class you can take with your small child in which you sing songs, bang on drums and dance... quite fun. Anyway, the festival had......

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Spicy Mushroom Tofu

Kari Cooks | February 26, 2010 | Food

Read More: mushroom, tofu

        Kari's Spicy Mushroom Tofu (inspired by *Ma Po Tofu) Sauce Mix: 2 Tbsp Tamari 1 Tbsp Blackbean sauce with garlic (Kikkoman brand) 1 Tbsp Shao Xing cooking wine 1 Tbsp Turbinado sugar 1/2 Tbsp Chili......

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"POTTED TOFU"-- MISO-MARINATED TOFU THAT'S KINDA LIKE FETA

Bryanna Clark Grogan | February 5, 2010 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: pickled tofu, potted tofu, preserved tofu, tofu, Tofu Feta, vegan feta

"Potted Tofu" in a green salad. (The British pot-- or preserve-- meat or shrimp, so why not tofu?)http://veganfeastkitchen.blogspot.com/2010/02/potted-tofu-miso-marinated-tofu-thats.htmlI haven't made this recipe for a long time-- it is in my first and second books, but I have added a way......