Tag: Vegan

Vegan YouTuber Yovana Mendoza Caught Eating Fish, Explains Health Issue

YouTuber Yovana Mendoza is now explaining herself after a video of her eating fish surfaced. She explains that she had to add meat to her diet due to a health condition.

Healthy Living/Wellness March 22, 2019

Vegetarian Diet Benefits Include Longer Life, Healthier Heart, And Smaller Waistline

New research presented at the Nutrition 2018 meeting revealed more reasons to become vegetarian, including lower mortality risk, reduced chances of developing heart diseases, and a lower body mass index. The quality of the plant-based food, however, is also important.

Healthy Living/Wellness June 12, 2018

Google Changes Salad Emoji By Removing The Egg To Make It Friendly For Vegans

Google removed the egg from its salad emoji so that it can be more inclusive to vegans. The company received a complaint from a user about the egg.

Google June 7, 2018

The Ministry Of Health Accused Of 'Body Shaming' People With Tweet That Suggest Being Vegetarian Is 'Healthier'

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has been accused of 'body shaming' people in a new tweet that has since been deleted. The tweet showed people who consume fatty foods are more likely to be considered 'unhealthy.'

Healthy Living/Wellness April 24, 2018

Vegan Mom Who Fed 11-Month-Old Baby Nuts And Berries Charged For Child Endangerment

A mother was charged of child endangerment for feeding her 11-month-old son only nuts and berries. The child suffered from malnutrition, developmental delays and rashes.

Public Health October 7, 2016

Proposed Law In Italy Aims To Jail Parents Who Feed Kids Vegan Diet

Parents in Italy who raise their children on a vegan diet may face the possibility of jail time. What prompted lawmakers to file the proposed law?

Healthy Living/Wellness August 12, 2016

Vegetarianism May Hold Key To Feeding World Population With Least Ecological Cost

The growing population has taken a toll on much of the world's forests. In order to meet the demands for food, forests are turned into farmlands but a new study has found that if everyone would go vegan, trees won't need to be cut anymore.

Earth/Environment April 21, 2016

Vegan Diet May Lack Vital Nutrient Intake

Vegans may be deficient in some essential nutrients and are potentially at risk for a range of disorders including neurological conditions and anemia. Some who have adopted veganism, for instance, showed to be heavily reliant on processed foods.

Life March 20, 2016

Vegan Diet May Slash Prostate Cancer Risk By 35 Percent

Men who follow a vegan diet can lower their prostate cancer risk by 35 percent. The outdated notion of 'meat is macho' must be rejected. More men should embrace more plant-based diets to help lower their risks of developing the most common cancer that affects men in the UK today.

Life March 3, 2016

Tesla Heeds PETA, Launches Model X Version For Luxury-Loving Vegans

PETA, a shareholder of Tesla Motors, has succeeded in urging the electric car company to launch a fully vegan interior option for the Model X electric SUV. Vegan customers now have a high-end interior option for the Model X.

FUTURE TECH January 15, 2016

Stay Healthy This Summer With A New App And Medical Advice

Safeguard the skin, the body's largest organ, with sunscreen as well as with the help of an interactive app that makes expert medical advice easy to find on your mobile device.

Internet Culture July 5, 2015

This IKEA Meatballs Change Could Be A Recipe For Success

Who doesn't love taking a break from shopping at IKEA by eating a heaping helping of the furniture giant's meatballs. Well, now they're about to taste a little different.

Internet Culture April 8, 2015

It Turns Out Most Vegetarians Go Back To Eating Meat

If you've ever heard your parents say that your vegetarianism is just a phase, they may be right. A new study found that most vegetarians won't stay that way for long.

Internet Culture December 6, 2014

Vegan Seventh Day Adventist Mom Regains Custody of Infant Son Following Arrest for Criminal Neglect

Sarah Markham, a 24-year-old mother, lost custody of her son after a doctor advised her to go to a hospital due to her baby's malnourished state, but Markham did not immediately go.

Life November 14, 2014

National Cheeseburger Day: 7 chain restaurants with meat-free burgers

There's no reason why vegetarians and vegans need to sit on the sidelines for National Cheeseburger Day. Several restaurants around the country offer meat-free alternatives.

Feature September 18, 2014

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