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Florida Passes Resolution Recommending Vegetarian Choices in Schools
04/26/2013 - Schoolchildren in Florida may get a healthy surprise in the cafeteria when school begins next fall. The Florida House of Representatives passed a resolution (pdf) designating the 2006-2007 school year as “Healthy School Lunch Year” in Florida. The resolution, which acknowledges that one-fourth of Florida&rs
Five Easy Steps to Healthy School Food
04/18/2013 - Do you want healthful vegetarian and vegan meals served in your school? A lot of students, teachers, and parents agree with you. Everyone benefits from healthful vegetarian foods, not just vegetarian students. Plant-based foods are good for you, good for the environment, and good for animals. Here are some easy s
Trade Your Smelly Lipitor Bottle for a Vegetarian Starter Kit!
07/11/2011 - Are you one of the hundreds of thousands who had to dump their Lipitor pills due to Pfizer’s recall? Drugmaker Pfizer recently expanded its recall of the cholesterol-lowering drug Lipitor after reports of a musty odor in more bottles. This recall affects 38,000 bottles, on top of the more than 300,000 bottles
What is Lactose Intolerance?
10/13/2010 - What is Lactose Intolerance?   Understanding Lactose Intolerance Lactose intolerance is the inability to digest the milk sugar lactose, causing gastrointestinal symptoms of flatulence, bloating, cramps, and diarrhea in some individuals. This results from a s
Alimentos Vegtarianos
10/12/2010 - Herramientas poderosas para la salud El seguir un menú vegetariano representa una manera eficaz y placentera de lograr un buen estado de salud. El patrón de la alimentación vegetariana se basa en una gran variedad de alimentos que son deliciosos, salud
Para lograr y mantener un peso saludable
10/12/2010 - Hay muchas maneras para perder peso, una es considerablemente la más saludable. Cuando elabora sus comidas con una generosa variedad de vegetales, frutas, granos enteros y frijoles, quiere decir opciones vegetarianas saludables, perder peso es notablemente fácil. Y con ello se obtiene una mejor&iacu
Doctors Recommend Plant-Based Iron Sources for Infants
10/08/2010 - By Kathryn Strong, M.S., R.D. Oct. 8, 2010 The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released guidelines to help prevent and diagnose iron deficiency in children from birth to 3 years of age. These guidelines are aimed at increasing screening and follow-up practices among pediatricians, as well as increasing di
Eggs-tremely Disgusting: Inspectors Uncover Factory Farm Filth in Iowa
09/01/2010 - By Susan Levin, M.S., R.D. Sept. 1, 2010 Could it get any worse? Answer: YES. At first, I listened with only half an ear to a radio report about federal inspectors discovering yet more disturbing conditions at one of the egg facilities at the center of the salmonella controversy. I was already saturated with

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