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Food writer credits his doctor with beneficial shift toward veganism

washingtonpost.com | Jennifer LaRue Huget | April 14, 10 at 02:39 PM

Read More: health, mark bittman, vegan before 6

Food writer credits his doctor with beneficial shift toward veganism

Do you eat enough vegetables? Me neither. Americans over age 2 should eat at least three servings of vegetables and at least two servings of fruit a day, according to the federal...

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Vegans engage in edible activism, enjoy health benefits from their lifestyle

Bowling Green State U. | Becky Tener | April 9, 10 at 09:17 AM

Read More: Health, Lifestyle Choices, Nutrition, Veganism

Vegans engage in edible activism, enjoy health benefits from their lifestyle

Blaise Morrison is saving the world one bite at time, free of meat, eggs and dairy. "Veganism, a lifestyle without the use of all animal products, is possibly the most healthy and...

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Vegan actor Tobey Maguire helps launch 'Teaching Garden'

thisdishisvegetarian.com | Eric Fortney | March 24, 10 at 10:35 PM

Read More: Health, Peter Parker, Tobey Maguire

Vegan actor Tobey Maguire helps launch 'Teaching Garden'

Tobey Maguire, a vegetarian for 14 years and recent vegan convert, helped launch an initiative called the Teaching Garden at Kelso Elementary school in Inglewood, CA on March 22. The program aims...

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Men leave their own mark on veganism

boston.com | Kathleen Pierce | March 24, 10 at 08:01 AM

Read More: health, vegan

Men leave their own mark on veganism

For most of his life Joe McCain subsisted on pepperoni and sausage pizza, steak bomb subs, and anything "fried, fried, or fried.'' In other words, says the Somerville police detective with a...

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Interval training can cut exercise hours sharply

yahoo.com | Associated Press | February 26, 10 at 07:10 AM

Read More: exercise, health

Interval training can cut exercise hours sharply

People who complain they have no time to exercise may soon need another excuse. Some experts say intense exercise sessions could help people squeeze an entire week's workout into less than an...

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'Third-hand smoke' can kill, too

bbc.co.uk | February 13, 10 at 10:22 AM

Read More: children, cigarettes, health, smoke

'Third-hand smoke' can kill, too

Lingering residue from tobacco smoke which clings to upholstery, clothing and the skin releases cancer-causing agents, work in PNAS journal shows. Berkeley scientists in the US ran lab tests and found "substantial...

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Calorie Density: Key to Permanent Weightloss (VIDEO)

Jeff Novick, RD | February 2, 10 at 11:36 AM

Read More: density, Health, jeff novick, nutrient, Nutrition and Metabolism Disorders, Obesity, Weight loss

Calorie Density: Key to Permanent Weightloss (VIDEO)

THIS JEFF NOVICK VIDEO PROGRAM HAS JUST GONE ON SALE at 25% OFF! Watch this video excerpt from Jeff Novick's 90-minute presentation on Calorie Density. Understanding a few simple concepts about calorie...

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Shrimp: Health and Environmental Nightmare

alternet.org | Jill Richardson | January 25, 10 at 10:10 AM

Read More: Agriculture, Ecosystem, enviroment, epa, health, shrimp

Shrimp: Health and Environmental Nightmare

Shrimp's Dirty Secrets: Why America's Favorite Seafood Is a Health and Environmental Nightmare   Americans love their shrimp. It's the most popular seafood in the country, but unfortunately much of the shrimp...

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Rip Esselstyn Making His "Engine 2" Plant-Strong Diet Mainstream

December 3, 09 at 09:41 AM

Read More: engine 2 diet, health, rip esselstyn, weight loss

Rip Esselstyn Making His "Engine 2" Plant-Strong Diet Mainstream

For the past few years, more and more people have been extolling the virtues of a purely or mostly vegetarian diet. Recent books by Mark Bittman, a food writer for The New...

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Excess Pounds Triple Risk of Periodontal Disease

December 1, 09 at 03:16 PM

Read More: health, obesity, periodontal disease

Excess Pounds Triple Risk of Periodontal Disease

Most folks already know that obesity vastly increases your risk of heart disease, diabetes and cancer. Now, new research provides yet more incentive to slim down: Excess weight can undermine your oral...

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Whole Foods to reward workers who lose weight

mercurynews.com | November 24, 09 at 01:46 PM

Read More: diet, health, john mackey, whole foods

Whole Foods to reward workers who lose weight

Whole Foods Market, the largest U.S. natural-goods grocer, plans to sweeten store discounts to employees who lose weight and measurably improve their health. Workers will receive discounts of 20 percent, rising...

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Give the "Gift of Health"

VegSource.com | November 23, 09 at 11:22 AM

Read More: dvd, education, health, recipes, store

Give the "Gift of Health"

This holiday, consider giving DVDs and books that will save lives. VegSource offers educational materials you just can't get anywhere else....

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We're in the wrong business - we should be pushing junk food!

LATIMES.COM | P.J. Huffstutter and Jerry Hirsch | November 19, 09 at 07:23 AM

Read More: corporate shills, food, health, obesity

We're in the wrong business - we should be pushing junk food!

Corporate shills, or just moms looking for a good snack?  You be the judge. Reporting from Los Angeles and Fort Wayne, Ind. - On most days, Andrea Deckard can be found in...

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Jonathan Safran Foer: Factory Pig Farming Caused Swine Flu

NYTIMES.COM | November 10, 09 at 09:42 AM

Read More: animal rights, ellen, factory farming, health, jonathan safran foer

Jonathan Safran Foer: Factory Pig Farming Caused Swine Flu

Appearing on the Ellen Degeneres Show, the author Jonathan Safran Foer complained about factory farming and blamed it for the proliferation of the H1N1 virus. Until now, debate over the relationship between...

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Jeremy Morris, Who Proved Exercise Is Heart-Healthy, Dies at 99½

NYTIMES.COM | DENNIS HEVESI | November 9, 09 at 08:23 AM

Read More: exercise, health

Jeremy Morris, Who Proved Exercise Is Heart-Healthy, Dies at 99½

Jeremy N. Morris, a British epidemiologist whose comparison of heart-attack rates among double-decker bus drivers and conductors in London in the late 1940s and early '50s laid the scientific groundwork for the...

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Exercise Not Tied To Preschool Obesity -- It's the FOOD, stupid...!

CBSNEWS.COM | November 6, 09 at 05:49 PM

Read More: children, fitness, health, obesity

Exercise Not Tied To Preschool Obesity -- It's the FOOD, stupid...!

Organized efforts to get preschoolers moving appear to have little influence on whether or not they become overweight, new research suggests.Preschool-aged children in a Scottish study who participated in regular exercise sessions...

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The Engine 2 Diet

November 4, 09 at 08:19 AM

Read More: engine 2 diet, health, heart disease, rip esselstyn, video, weightloss

The Engine 2 Diet

Austin Texas firefighter, Rip Esselstyn, made a bet with a fellow firefighter, JR: if JR would just eat the way Rip ate for 28 days, then at the end of 28 days...

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No One Needs Meat for Health (VIDEO)

November 3, 09 at 09:57 PM

Read More: dairy, health, jay gordon md, meat, milk, osteoporosis

No One Needs Meat for Health (VIDEO)

Jay Gordon MD answers the question -- do we need meat to be healthy? Does milk prevent osteoporosis? Turns out your mother was right: eat your veggies. The above is an excerpt...

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John McDougall: Former Processed Person (VIDEO)

November 3, 09 at 09:53 PM

Read More: cure, disease, health, john mcdougall md, stroke

John McDougall: Former Processed Person (VIDEO)

Dr. John McDougall wasn't always the healthy fellow you see today. Fortunately a major stroke that almost killed him...saved his life, and thus the lives of many others. The above is an...

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Middle Schooler Solves Obesity Crisis (VIDEO)

November 3, 09 at 09:29 PM

Read More: fat, food, health, john mcdougall md, junk food, middle school, obesity, school

Middle Schooler Solves Obesity Crisis (VIDEO)

Our son, Willie, got a homework assignment.His school teaches kids how to "lose weight" eating -- you guessed it -- junk food!Willie gets some homework help from Dr. McDougall. The above is...

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Vitamin D: Are You Getting Enough? (VIDEO)

YouTube | October 22, 09 at 07:06 AM

Read More: cancer, health, sunshine, vitamin d

Vitamin D: Are You Getting Enough? (VIDEO)

For many thousands of years people have spent a great deal of their life outdoors, getting ample sun exposure. Today, most people work indoors, drive with windows rolled up, and put on...

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How I Learned Diet Kills and Cures -- Dr. McDougall (VIDEO)

September 3, 09 at 08:17 PM

Read More: cure, disease, health, illness, john mcdougall md

How I Learned Diet Kills and Cures -- Dr. McDougall (VIDEO)

If you pay close attention, sometimes you can see what's really taking place in the world. That's what happened to John McDougall. The above is an excerpt from our award-winning documentary, PROCESSED...

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