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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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Study Finds Plant-Based Diet May Help Prevent Cardiovascular Disease

According to a new study published in the journal Cardiovascular Research, a plant-based diet may help prevent the risk of cardiovascular disease, which kills over 650,000 people annually in the U.S. alone. “This review aims at summarizing updated evidence on cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk associated with consumption of specific food items to substantiate dietary strategies …

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Study Finds Vegetarian Diet Associated With Better Memory/Language Abilities Compared to Non-Vegetarians

According to a new study there is no difference in “processing speed, executive function, or memory/language abilities” between vegetarians and non-vegetarians, and “vegetarians was associated with better memory/language abilities”. The study was published in the Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics and was epublished by the National Institute of Health. “We explored effects on cognitive function …

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Chipotle Announces Launch of Vegan Chorizo

Chipotle, which is already one of the more vegan-friendly fast-food chains across the U.S., is about to become even more appealing for some vegans. The company has announced that they are launching Plant-Based Chorizo at around 100 locations, with plans to expand it nationwide if the reception is positive enough. These initial locations are located …

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Beyond Meat Files Over 100 Trademarks, Including Beyond Milk, Beyond Shrimp and Beyond Crab.

Beyond Meat, known for their growingly popular Beyond Burger and Beyond Sausages (and more recently Beyond Chicken), has filed over 100 trademarks for various products and terms, giving an insight into what the public traded company plans to focus on in the coming years. In total Beyond Meat filed 108 patents with the United States …

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