Monthly Archives: February 2011

Bill Lohmann: Heart doctors proselytize for vegetarian diets | Richmond Times-Dispatch

As this article points out, a properly set up plant-based diet can reduce your risk of heart disease. A cardiac surgeon learns firsthand how to stop and even reverse heart disease and starts proselytizing about it, thus potentially reducing the … Continue reading

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Vegetarian diet can boost cardiovascular health | Health | Dallas-Fort Worth Lifestyles News …

Eating lots of fruits, veggies, grains, and other plant-based, unprocessed foods can help you live longer Last year, when former President Bill Clinton gave up meat for his daughter’s very vegan wedding, it was an act of love that came … Continue reading

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10-states-with-the-deadliest-eating-habits: Personal Finance News from Yahoo! Finance

Apparently there are a few states here in the US that have very bad eating habits, so bad that some people say that they’re deadly… The obesity problem, however, is international. The report in Lancet states that “In 2008, 9.8 … Continue reading

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Strokes are rising fast among young, middle-aged

This kind of news is very sad… The numbers, reported Wednesday at an American Stroke Association conference, come from the first large nationwide study of stroke hospitalizations by age. Government researchers compared hospitalizations in 1994 and 1995 with ones in … Continue reading

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More people are choosing to go vegan for health reasons | Democrat and Chronicle | democratandchronicle.com

So, there are more people that are choosing the same type of diet that we advocate here at plant based chefs, for health reasons. A whole foods, plant-based diet can protect and improve health. Fruits, vegetables and whole grains are … Continue reading

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