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August 27th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Dr. Greger’s DHA Advice Not Sound  Whether it's DHA or Brazil nuts, some people will take one, lone, solitary highly flawed study and turn it into a "health recommendation." It's irresponsible frankly, possibly unethical. Today we bring Dr. Tim Radak, RDN, DrPH, MPH - who has done a very deep dive into the subject of omega 3 fatty acids and DHA supplements. This is a short excerpt from a recent on ...Continue Reading
August 13th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource McDougall - Ornish Weekend: Learn From the Experts! It's the weekend of September 13 to 15, 2019, in Santa Rosa, California - are you coming?  In just one weekend, learn how to lose weight, control blood pressure, reverse type-2 diabetes, reduce arthritis inflammation and more! The McDougall Intensive Weekend is for everyone. Whether you are new to the program or just need a refresher, join Dr. McDo ...Continue Reading
August 12th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource The Marketing of Questionable Products - Joel Fuhrman MD  No - I am NOT turning my channel into the Joel Fuhrman expose channel! :) But I am alerting people about harmful tests marketed to vegans, which have seriously hurt some people. Also about supplements pushed to vegans, which contain ingredients known to cause liver damage - but this is not disclosed when you are considering the purchase. As many p ...Continue Reading
August 9th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource SpudFit Book Now Available in Paperback!  Now I love this story - Australian Andrew Taylor was obese, depressed and heading downhill. Then one day he saw a video on our YouTube channel - it was a video of Dr. McDougall talking about a study of two people who spent a year eating nothing but potatoes (along with some added fat so they wouldn't lose TOO much weight and disappear). They ate as much potatoes as ...Continue Reading
August 7th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Misconduct to Sell DHA?  Should experts who are plant-based be held to the same standards of ethics that we expect of other researchers? Dr. Joel Fuhrman designed and carried out a DHA study for a supplement he sells. Just before his study was sent to journals for possible publication, Dr. Fuhrman's website was scrubbed of several mentions Dr. Fuhrman had put out about his role as a "principal investigat ...Continue Reading
July 24th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Beyond Plant-Based Diets - Podcast [IMAGE]Husband and wife team - physicians Alona Pulde and Matthew Lederman - have made very significant contributions to the plant-based health panorama. They starred in the seminal documentary Forks Over Knives and have written a series of bestselling books for that franchise and others. They have been involved from the ground floor in the Whole Foods Market health initiativ ...Continue Reading
July 18th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Chef AJ's Ultimate Weight Loss LIVE Event Hey guys! Our friend, Chef AJ, is having her annual weight loss event in Las Vegas the weekend of Friday, August 30 thru Sunday, September. Lots of great expert presentations, delicious healthy meals, and a chance to change your life! We're giving a DISCOUNT CODE to save $100 off the weekend price! (see below) [IMAGE] Ever struggled with losing weight and keepin ...Continue Reading
June 24th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Stop Eating Poison - John McDougall MD  Years ago John McDougall MD devised a simple system to achieve excellent health - just by focusing on “green light” foods and avoiding the “red light” ones. Dr. McDougall shows how to reverse disease and help ensure longevity - simply by eating beans, corn, pasta potatoes, rice and other starches and veggies, while avoiding or minimizing other foods that can compromi ...Continue Reading
June 22nd 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource FOLLOW YOUR HEART Veg Market Story - Michael Besancon  Michael Besancon - one of the founders of the iconic Los Angeles vegan business Follow Your Heart Market & Cafe and products like Vegenaise - went on to become a top executive at Whole Foods Market. In this talk he describes the epiphanies that caused him to go veg, how he and friends started and grew Follow Your Heart, and how the market for plant-ba ...Continue Reading
June 7th 2019
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. VegSource Do Vegans Need DHA Supplements?  Today we look at credible research around omega 3 fatty acids, and get down and dirty about the risks and benefits of DHA. Taking a supplement should never be done casually or on a "just in case" basis. Supplements are not without risks. How did DHA become an issue of concern to some vegans? Is there an unethical agenda behind the push to get vegans to supplement wi ...Continue Reading