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The Green Plate Special: Why Eating Meatless Isn't Just for Vegetarians - TakePart

The Green Plate Special: Why Eating Meatless Isn't Just for Vegetarians - TakePart | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
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The Green Plate Special: Why Eating Meatless Isn't Just for Vegetarians
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For various reasons—health, animal welfare, environmental concerns, and economics, just to name a few—Americans are cutting back on meat.
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15 Calcium-Rich Vegan Recipes That Will Make You Want to Ditch Dairy

15 Calcium-Rich Vegan Recipes That Will Make You Want to Ditch Dairy | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
These recipes are a great way to add a daily dose calcium to your diet.
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7 Vegan and Vegetarian Olympic Athletes Who Totally Crushed It

7 Vegan and Vegetarian Olympic Athletes Who Totally Crushed It | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Thinking of adopting a vegan diet? Check out these plant-powered vegan Olympic athletes if you need a little inspiration to get started.
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How Internet-driven activism has improved animal welfare

How Internet-driven activism has improved animal welfare | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Over the past 15 years, awareness and interest in livestock conditions and wellbeing have increased exponentially, leading to significant improvements. How much further can it go?
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How To Make Vegan Fat Bombs Recipes | Care2 Healthy Living

How To Make Vegan Fat Bombs Recipes | Care2 Healthy Living | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
It's important for vegans to get healthy fats into their diet. Try these delicious fat bombs for an extra dose of plant-based fats.
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The ugly side of animal tourism: Are you subsidising cruelty?

The ugly side of animal tourism: Are you subsidising cruelty? | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Two hundred baht ($7) for a Thai elephant #insta pic might have seemed cheap, but you might also be funding animal cruelty.
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Texas research facility fined for deaths of primates

Texas research facility fined for deaths of primates | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
The maximum penalty for a single violation of the law is $10,000, so the maximum fine the facility faced was $40,000.
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Venus Williams Discusses Her Path to Plants

Venus Williams Discusses Her Path to Plants | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
In a new promotional video for dairy alternative company Silk, the tennis star shares her path to going vegan.
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The GMO Debate: One Student’s Experience at Cornell

The GMO Debate: One Student’s Experience at Cornell | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
My name is Robert, and I am a Cornell University undergraduate student. However, I’m not sure if I want to be one any more. Allow me to explain.
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The Link Between Nightshades, Chronic Pain and Inflammation

The Link Between Nightshades, Chronic Pain and Inflammation | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Elisha McFarland ND looks at how eliminating 'nightshade' vegetables from your diet can help the fight against arthritis, inflammation, pain an
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Eating less meat will reduce Earth's heat

Eating less meat will reduce Earth's heat | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Estimates of how much animal agriculture adds to greenhouse gases range widely, from about 14 to more than 50 per cent of total global emissions. Agriculture exacerbates climate change in a number of ways.
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Next Up for the 2016 Presidential Election: a Plant-Based Diet

Next Up for the 2016 Presidential Election: a Plant-Based Diet | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Veganism can't run for president, but let's at least bring it into the debate.
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Nation’s Largest Health Care Organization Wants to Make Plant-Based Diets the New Normal

Nation’s Largest Health Care Organization Wants to Make Plant-Based Diets the New Normal | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
A Nutritional Update for Physicians was published in the official journal of Kaiser Permanente, the largest managed care organization in the United States.
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Success! Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides End in Montreal

Success! Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides End in Montreal | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Horse-drawn carriages have been a cruel part of Montreal’s history for centuries — until the National Animal Rights Association (NARA) of Canada stepped up by writing a Care2 petition to try and free these poor animals.
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This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Stop Eating Meat

This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Stop Eating Meat | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
In addition to weight loss, improved heart health and some extra pocket change, embracing a vegetarian lifestyle has major environmental benefits and supports animal rights.
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Is a vegan diet healthy for kids? Hint: Yes - Eat Drink Better

Is a vegan diet healthy for kids? Hint: Yes - Eat Drink Better | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Is a vegan diet healthy for kids? What about a vegetarian diet? The short answer is yes. The long answer is yes, except in cases of child neglect.
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Quick Superfood Recipes: 4 Ingredient Zucchini Tater Tots

Quick Superfood Recipes: 4 Ingredient Zucchini Tater Tots | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
This vegan-friendly Zucchini Tater Tots recipe has plenty of health benefits such as Vitamin C and Antioxidants. Enjoy this superfood snack!
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Ellie Goulding: Vegan Diet, Eating Habits, Workout, Heart Condition, and Health

Ellie Goulding: Vegan Diet, Eating Habits, Workout, Heart Condition, and Health | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Did you know that singer Ellie Goulding adopted a vegan diet and was diagnosed with a heart condition? Her eating habits and workout are explored in this article.
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RiseEarth : Study: Vegetarian Blood Is 8x More Effective At Killing Cancer Cells

RiseEarth : Study: Vegetarian Blood Is 8x More Effective At Killing Cancer Cells | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
by Amanda Froelich
True Activist
Eschewing animal products isn’t only good for the planet, it improves your odds of living a long and healthy life!
At present, 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women in the United States will develop cancer in their lifetimes.
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Fighting depression successfully with a plant-based diet

Fighting depression successfully with a plant-based diet | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
(NaturalHealth365) Are you or someone you love fighting depression? Find out how eating fruits and vegetables can improve your mood.
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Ariana Grande, a Dangerous Woman, with New Album: Fitness & Vegan Diet Secrets to Lose Weight

Ariana Grande, a Dangerous Woman, with New Album: Fitness & Vegan Diet Secrets to Lose Weight | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
Ariana Grande’s vegan diet and fitness regime help her for weight loss. Grande is a Dangerous Woman because she knows how to keep it real when it comes to her workout and vegan diet.
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Why eating meat is linked to higher risk of death

Why eating meat is linked to higher risk of death | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
A new paper links eating animal protein with a higher risk of death, but consuming plant protein is associated with a lower risk.
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10 Ways To Eat Like A Nutritionist

10 Ways To Eat Like A Nutritionist | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
"Bringing the science of nutrition into the art of cooking can describe the process of culinary nutrition.
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Reduce cancer cell growth and improve the gut microbiome by eating walnuts

Reduce cancer cell growth and improve the gut microbiome by eating walnuts | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
(NaturalHealth365) Can you really stop cancer cell growth by eating walnuts? New research seems to suggest the answer is yes.
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Number of vegans in Britain rises by 360% in 10 years

Number of vegans in Britain rises by 360% in 10 years | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
The number of vegans in Britain has risen by more than 360 per cent over the past decade, according to a new survey that shows record numbers of people are avoiding food derived from animals.
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Plant-Based Diets Can Prevent Over 60% of Chronic Disease Deaths

Plant-Based Diets Can Prevent Over 60% of Chronic Disease Deaths | Vegan going mainstream | Scoop.it
The leading cause of death in the world is heart disease. It accounts for about 30% of all deaths and is most prominent in middle-income and high-income countries.
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