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Kale by the Pound: Beyoncé Promotes Plant-Based Foods

How does Beyoncé wake up like that? She loves vegan food! Earlier ... on multiple vegan challenges and has helped push plant-based diets ... fractures. Eating a vegan diet rich in vegetables can also keep you looking ...

2017-06-29 10:08

The Healthiest Podcast Ever

and has kept it off for more than eight years with a vegan diet. He’ll speak ... diabetes and other chronic and acute illnesses. We’ll also talk with doctors ... to listen to our debut episode, "A Very Vegan Thanksgiving", ...

2018-03-29 12:12

Doctors to Arby’s: Your Logo is a Hat, Not a Stethoscope

The Physicians Committee is calling out Arby’s for misleading its 263,000 Twitter followers. The company’s recent #meatcraft tweets claimed that “Protein is better in meat form.” The truth is that animal protein is linked to several diseases, while plant ...

2017-06-28 12:25

Doctors Helping Teachers School Kids on Healthy Eating

On March 26, the McDonald’s in Oxford, N.C., held a “McTeacher’s Night,” in which West Oxford Elementary School teachers worked behind the fast-food counter, selling burgers and chicken nuggets to kids in an effort to raise money. Campaigns like the Coali ...

2017-06-29 10:27

Pretty in Pink: As Seen on WJLA-TV (ABC)’s Good Morning Washington

Guest post by Lee Crosby, R.D. In 2010, my doctor found some ... but that I had a higher risk for cancer down the road. My doctor also found ... program, the 21-Day Vegan Kickstart, which goes live the first day of every ...

2017-10-13 16:30

Prevention Over Pharmaceuticals

cholesterol, doctors are quick to search for a solution in a pill bottle. But many doctors never ask: Why is the patient’s cholesterol high ... the tide is starting to turn as more and more doctors recognize the power ...

2017-08-11 11:28

Do a World of Good by Quitting Meat

As a doctor, I focus on removing meat and dairy products from the diet for disease prevention, but many folks choose to eschew meat to reduce their carbon footprint. Just as we can no longer ignore food’s ...

2017-08-11 11:02

Drive Away Diabetes with Community-Based Food for Life Classes

with your doctor or health care provider to track your progress and monitor ...

2017-06-28 12:24

Six Ways to Naturally Boost Energy and Weight Loss

Are you looking for natural ways to boost energy and weight loss? Here are six tips to put into everyday practice. ...

2017-06-29 16:39

Stop Sugarcoating Obesity’s Leading Causes

that vegetarian and vegan diets are best for weight control. Clinical trials have ...

2017-11-27 17:18