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Don't go vegetarian or vegan for health benefits

Jeff Nelson, vegsource.com | June 6, 13 at 02:32 PM

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Don't go vegetarian or vegan for health benefits

Do you like questionable studies on vegetarians? If so, it's your lucky day!  In a new analysis from Seventh Day Adventist researchers, results were published of a 6 year diet study that...

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New Poll -- There are more vegans than vegetarians in US, and other data

December 6, 11 at 11:27 AM

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New Poll -- There are more vegans than vegetarians in US, and other data

Below is a release from the Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG) which has been conducting research on vegetarian questions for some time. The interesting headlines from this poll -- 2% of Americans say...

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Leo Tolstoy wrote that growth of vegetarianism is growth of man's morality

September 8, 11 at 11:29 AM

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Leo Tolstoy wrote that growth of vegetarianism is growth of man's morality

The following selection from Leo Tolstoy (1828 - 1910) is from his article "The First Step": Not long ago I had a talk with a retired soldier, a butcher, and he was...

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David Murdock, healthy billionaire

March 8, 11 at 08:03 AM

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David Murdock, healthy billionaire

David Murdock, who owns the Dole Fruit Comany, is a man after our own hearts. No, he's not vegan, but he he is definitely plant-strong. The New York Times profiled him today,...

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How vegetarians maintain bright moods

psychologytoday.com | December 22, 10 at 12:19 PM

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How vegetarians maintain bright moods

The bodily benefits of vegetarianism have long been known. Less meat typically means less saturated fat and more antioxidants, which leads to improved heart health. But the impact of vegetarianism on mental...

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US Fast Food Outlets in India -- Going Veg

December 22, 10 at 07:35 AM

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US Fast Food Outlets in India -- Going Veg

Leading American fast food chains, which globally are known for their non-vegetarian offerings, are raking in more moolah from their veggie delights in India following the lead of organised retail supermarkets which...

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Study: NOT being vegetarian raises your risk of early death

December 6, 10 at 06:22 PM

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Study: NOT being vegetarian raises your risk of early death

Body Fat Increases Risk of Death Overweight adults are more likely to die at any given point in time, compared with their normal-weight friends, according to a new study that looked at...

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Weight Watchers gets it -- says load up on fruits and veggies

thepacker.com | December 4, 10 at 10:24 AM

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Weight Watchers gets it -- says load up on fruits and veggies

Fruits and vegetables don't count toward Weight Watchers International point limits under a new system called PointsPlus. "We needed a program that recognized that calories are most definitely not created equal," David Kirchhoff,...

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Exploring the vegetarian lifestyle at Stanford University

The Stanford Daily | July 22, 10 at 09:54 AM

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Exploring the vegetarian lifestyle at Stanford University

Someone once said that it's a rite of passage to become a vegetarian while in college. But for some Stanford students, this switch doesn't last only for a couple of years -...

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UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet

guardian.co.uk | July 13, 10 at 06:31 PM

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UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet

Lesser consumption of animal products is necessary to save the world from the worst impacts of climate change, UN report says A global shift towards a vegan diet is vital to save...

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Study: Vegetarians are more upbeat than meat-eaters

7th Day Adventist Study | June 5, 10 at 09:28 AM

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Study: Vegetarians are more upbeat than meat-eaters

The physical health status of vegetarians has been extensively reported, but there is limited research regarding the mental health status of vegetarians, particularly with regard to mood. Vegetarian diets exclude fish, the...

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Homer Simpson's Voice Actor is a Vegetarian Teetotaler

June 4, 10 at 07:19 AM

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Homer Simpson's Voice Actor is a Vegetarian Teetotaler

If Homer Simpson is an overweight, meat-gorging, beer-swilling, couch-dwelling slave to his impulses, then Dan Castellaneta, the man who plays him on TV, is his bizarro twin.The 52-year-old voice of the baffoonish...

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UK Govt puts you on "terrorist suspect" list if you order vegetarian when flying

dailymail.co.uk | May 16, 10 at 08:59 AM

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UK Govt puts you on "terrorist suspect" list if you order vegetarian when flying

Police secretly investigated the travel habits, family, friends and backgrounds of 47,000 innocent people last year after they bought plane tickets to fly into and out of Britain. The intrusiveness has provoked...

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Maryland lawmakers go veg for one week

nbcwashington.com | April 24, 10 at 09:37 AM

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Maryland lawmakers go veg for one week

Several Maryland lawmakers will signed a pledge today to give up meat for a week to promote the environment and a healthier way of life. The 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. event...

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Local physician advocates vegan diet

pjstar.com | CLARE HOWARD | April 16, 10 at 08:52 AM

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 Local physician advocates vegan diet

Dr. Michele Couri was preparing roasted winter squash and apple soup for dinner. Daughter Elle, 5, rinsed lentils in the kitchen sink. Daughter Mia, 5, pushed a Hot Wheels truck around and...

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San Francisco is First U.S. City to Declare Mondays as "Veg Day"

SF Veg Society | Dixie Mahy | via IVU.org | April 7, 10 at 06:48 AM

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San Francisco is First U.S. City to Declare Mondays as "Veg Day"

It was a good milestone for vegetarian activist Dixie Mahy,  President of the San Francisco Vegetarian Society, to see her efforts come to fruition in a BOARD RESOLUTION on Tuesday, April 6, ...

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Medical center's cafe promotes health with vegetarian menu

pressherald.com | Avery Yale Kamila | April 1, 10 at 04:48 AM

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Medical center's cafe promotes health with vegetarian menu

To say hospital food has a bad reputation would be an understatement. The gravy-covered mystery meat, fake mashed potatoes and green Jell-O tend to rival airplane food in universal scorn. he irony...

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Why Hitler Was Not a Vegetarian

Rynn Berry | March 11, 10 at 05:35 AM

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Why Hitler Was Not a Vegetarian

One of the comments often aimed at those such as myself, who write about famous vegetarians of the past--and how many of them were paragons of virtue who practiced non-violence and compassion--is...

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The Breathtaking Effects Of Cutting Back On Meat

huffpost.com | Kathy Freston | March 2, 10 at 06:43 AM

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The Breathtaking Effects Of Cutting Back On Meat

I've written extensively on the consequences of eating meat - on our health, our sense of "right living", and on the environment. It is one of those daily practices that has such...

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MFA asks 'Why love one but eat the other'

Daelyn Fortney | January 20, 10 at 06:25 AM

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MFA asks 'Why love one but eat the other'

Mercy For Animals (MFA) has launched a month-long pro-vegetarian bus ad campaign in Boston. The ads feature cute baby animals and read, "Why love one but eat the other? Choose Compassion. Choose...

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Kellie Pickler credits vegetarian diet for increased energy

Daelyn Fortney | January 20, 10 at 06:16 AM

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Kellie Pickler credits vegetarian diet for increased energy

Kellie Pickler is featured in the "Healthy Hollywood" section of this month's issue of Shape magazine. The country music star shares her thoughts on reading, hanging out with happy people, and being...

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Simpsons: Lisa Becomes a Vegetarian (VIDEO)

The Simpsons | December 30, 09 at 06:03 PM

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Simpsons: Lisa Becomes a Vegetarian (VIDEO)

Lisa Simpson becomes a vegetarian...some will recognize the challenges she faces...     ...

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Becoming vegetarian will help save the planet

NYDAILYNEWS.COM | Rosemary Black | December 1, 09 at 01:26 PM

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Becoming vegetarian will help save the planet

Here's a reason to be a vegetarian or, at least, a semi-veggie: Trimming your meat consumption by 30% would benefit you and the rest of the planet, according to research reported by...

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ADA's vegetarian "expert" says: Eat meat on holidays to fit in!

NPR.ORG | December 1, 09 at 01:13 PM

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ADA's vegetarian "expert" says: Eat meat on holidays to fit in!

Editor's Note: Yet another example why the American Dietetic Association (ADA) has no credibility. The only question remains is this: Where should "vegetarian exepert" Dawn Jackson Blatner stuff her turkey? Remember that...

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Apocalypse Cow: Can vegan celebs save the planet?

December 1, 09 at 10:05 AM

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Apocalypse Cow: Can vegan celebs save the planet?

On Ecorazzi.com, self-proclaimed provider of green gossip, Paul McCartney and other green celebs offer meat-free Christmas recipes while Cate Blanchett muses on the Copenhagen climate summit. Ever since Al Gore's 2006 Oscar-winning...

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