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Study: Plant-Based Diet May Moderate Relationship Between Adverse Childhood Experiences and Early Mortality

According to an intriguing new study published by the Journal of Psychosomatic Research, and epublished by the U.S. National Institute of Health, a plant-based diet may moderate the relationship between Adverse Childhood Experiences and early mortality. The study is titled Plant-based dietary intake moderates adverse childhood experiences association with early mortality in an older Adventist …

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Study: Vegan Diet Associated With Favorable Lipid Profile, May Have Cardioprotective Effects

According to a new study out of Poland, a plant-based diet “is associated with a favorable lipid profile and may have cardioprotective effects” when compared to a diet where meat is regularly consumed. The study was published in the journal Acta Biochimica Polonica, and is titled Lipid profile in Polish women following lacto-ovo-vegetarian and vegan …

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Study: Vegan Diet in Young Adulthood “Associated With a Lower Risk of Cardiovascular Disease by Middle Age”

According to a newly released study, the consumption of a plant‐centered, high‐quality diet starting in young adulthood “is associated with a lower risk of CVD by middle age.” The study, titled Plant‐Centered Diet and Risk of Incident Cardiovascular Disease During Young to Middle Adulthood, was published in the Journal of the American Heart Association. “The …

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Report: Lighlife Tops List of “Most Significant Players of the Global Plant-Based Meat Market”

According to a report published by the research firm Research Dive, the global plant-based meat market is anticipated to generate a significant revenue of $68..4 billion at a CAGR of 19.1% during the forecast period, 2020-2027. The report breaks down “The 10 most significant players of the global plant-based meat market”, with Lightlife Foods, Inc. topping the list. The full list …

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Report: Vegan Pet Food Market Grows to $9 Billion, to Grow to $15 Billion by 2028

According to a new report, the vegan pet market is expected to grow from $ 9.3 million in 2021 to $15.6 million by 2028. It is likely to register “a CAGR of 7.7% during 2021–2028”. The report is titled “Vegan Pet Food Market to 2028 – Global Analysis and Forecast – by Product Type, Pet …

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Plant-Based Diets Can Play “Major Role” in Reversing Obesity and Chronic Disease Epidemics, Finds Study

Plant-predominant diets can play a major role in reversing the obesity and chronic disease epidemics. This is according to a new study published in the Oxford Academic Journal Nutrition Reviews. The study is titled Plant-predominant eating patterns – how effective are they for treating obesity and related cardiometabolic health outcomes? – a systematic review. According …

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Study: Men Report Better Physical and Mental Well-Being After Going Vegan

According to a new study published in the American Journal of Men’s Health, “vegan men report experiencing better physical and mental well-being upon going vegan”. The study, titled Vegan Men’s Food and Health Practices: A Recipe for a More Health-Conscious Masculinity?, was also epublished by the National Institute of Health. “In the age of the …

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Mexico Bans Cosmetic Animal Testing

Mexico has placed a ban on the testing of cosmetics on animals, following a unanimous vote in the nation’s senate. Passage of the new law makes Mexico the first country in North American to ban cosmetic animal testing. The proposal passed by the Mexico Senate also places a prohibition on manufacturing, marketing and importing of …

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Study: Vegan Diets May Help Fight Against Long-COVID

According to a new study published by the journal Current Nutrition Reports, and epublished by the National Institute of Health, “Plant-based diets may be of general benefit with regard to some of the most commonly found COVID-19 sequelae”, and may help fight against “long-COVID”. “The SARS-CoV-2-pandemic has caused mortality and morbidity at an unprecedented global …

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Study: Plant-Based Diets May Improve Complications in Type 2 Diabetes and Obese Patients

According to a new study plant-based diets may improve complications in patients with type 2 diabetes and patients who are obese. The study, published in the journal Nutrition & Metabolism, was also e-published by the National Institute of Health. The study is titled: A plant-based meal reduces postprandial oxidative and dicarbonyl stress in men with …

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MOD Pizza Adding Vegan Sausage to All of Its Over 500 Locations

Starting Tuesday, August 31, the fast-food pizza chain MOD Pizza will begin offering vegan meat at all of its over 500 locations. The restaurant, which is to pizza what Subway is to subs (in that it’s assembly-line style where you can have whatever toppings you’d like added on), has already been serving vegan cheese (using …

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Vegan Babybel Cheese Coming to U.S. and U.K. in 2022

Bel Group, the company behind the popular Babybel cheese brand, has announced that a vegan version of their mini cheese wheels will launch in the United States and United Kingdom in 2022. The news was first reported by Vegan Food UK, but their Tweet has since been deleted. However, we were able to confirm with …

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