Tag Archive: vegan diet

Apr 07

NFL Player Goes Vegan

A player from the National Football League, Tyrann Mathieu, recently tweeted that he has become vegan. The star safety became a starter last season for his team, the Arizona Cardinals, even after enduring a season-ending ACL tear the year before. Mathieu was a standout in college at Louisiana State University, where his tenacity earned him …

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Feb 19

How Does Michelle Pfeiffer Stay Looking So Young? A Vegan Diet!

Actress Michelle Pfeiffer, known for featured roles in movies such as Grease 2 and Batman Returns (Catwoman), has explained how she famously stays looking so young: Her secret? A vegan diet! The revelation came in a recent interview with Urbanette; Pfeiffer was asked by vegan writer Hilary Rowland how she maintains the seemingly ageless aspect …

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Jan 15

Study Finds that Even 7 Days on a Low-Fat Vegan Diet Can Have Significant Health Benefits

It is thoroughly documented that the rich Western diet, which is heavy on animal source foods, fat-laden foods and sugary processed foods, is a major contributor to issues such as type 2 diabetes, autoimmune disorders and other diseases that can cause disability and death. It has been a subject of major debate, however, to determine …

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Dec 15

The Top 5 Reasons to Become Vegan

There are a plethora of reasons to switch to an entirely plant-based vegan diet. Here, we’ll list five of the top reasons why going vegan isn’t just a smart decision for yourself, it’s a smart decision for the rest of the world as well. The Top 5 Reasons to Become Vegan (in no particular order): …

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Dec 15

47 Health Benefits of Being Vegan

Vegans are frequently misunderstood as fringe eaters with an unnatural passion for animal rights. While many vegans do feel passionately about animals, it’s time for others to see that a vegan diet and lifestyle go way beyond animal rights. Following a healthy, balanced vegan diet ensures a host of health benefits as well as prevention …

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Dec 15

Study Finds Vegan Diet Can Protect Against Prostate Cancer

A new study published last month by the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, and e-published ahead of print by the National Institute of Health, has found that adhering to a vegan diet can decrease a person’s risk of prostate cancer. “According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer accounts for ∼27% of all incident cancer …

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