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Dairy is scary. The public are waking up to the darkest part of farming

Photographs of industrial rows of cramped pens, each imprisoning a solitary calf, will shock those who still believe in the fairytale of the pastoral dairy farm, where blushing maidens milk smiling cows. Welfare legislation says that calves should only be held in solitary pens until they are eight …

Agriculture

A vegan diet free of gluten improves the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis: the effects on arthritis correlate with a reduction in antibod... - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>Whether food intake can modify the course of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an issue of continued scientific and public interest. However, …

Pain

Reduced cancer risk in vegetarians: an analysis of recent reports

1. World Health Organisation [WHO] Projections of mortality and burden of disease, 2004–2030. [Accessed 18 Aug 2010]. Available from: …

PubMed

Vegan Diets and Hypothyroidism

1. Introduction<p>There is a growing awareness that a plant-based diet decreases morbidity and mortality associated with a range of chronic disease. …

Diets

Vegetarianism, bone loss, fracture and vitamin D: a longitudinal study in Asian vegans and non-vegans

Altmetric: 115<p>Citations: 14<p>More detail<p>Original Article<p>Minerals, Trace Elements, Vitamin D and Bone Health<p>L T Ho-Pham<br>• , B Q Vu<br>• , T Q Lai<br>• , N D Nguyen<br>• & T …

Vegan–vegetarian diets in pregnancy: danger or panacea? A systematic narrative review - Piccoli - 2015 - BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Alessio Correani, Silvia Visentin, Erich Cosmi, Eleonora Ponchia, Sara D'Aronco, Manuela Simonato, Luca Vedovelli, Paola Cogo and Virgilio P. …

Food and Nutrient Intake and Nutritional Status of Finnish Vegans and Non-Vegetarians

by Anna-Liisa Elorinne, Georg Alfthan, Iris Erlund, Hanna Kivimäki, Annukka Paju, Irma Salminen, Ursula Turpeinen, Sari Voutilainen, Juha …

Teens

Comparison of Nutritional Quality of the Vegan, Vegetarian, Semi-Vegetarian, Pesco-Vegetarian and Omnivorous Diet

1. Introduction<p>Vegetarian and semi-vegetarian diets are increasingly popular. Even the more restrictive vegan diet, with its exclusion of meat, fish, …

Diets

Health effects of vegan diets | The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition | Oxford Academic

How many adults are vegetarian?<p>Six arguments for a greener diet: how a more plant-based diet could save your health and the environment<p>Vegetarian …

Diets

Angina rapidly improved with a plant-based diet and returned after resuming a Western diet-Angina rapidly improved with a plant-based diet and returned after resuming a Western diet

<b>Letter to the Editor</b><p><b>Angina rapidly improved with a plant-based diet and returned after resuming a Western diet</b><p>Daniele Massera,Lauren Graf,Sofia Barba, …

Plant-Based Diet

Beyond Meatless, the Health Effects of Vegan Diets: Findings from the Adventist Cohorts

Open AccessReview<p><i>Nutrients</i> <b>2014</b>, <i>6</i>(6), 2131-2147; https://doi.org/10.3390/nu6062131<p>Received: 3 April 2014 / Revised: 17 May 2014 / Accepted: 20 May …

Diets

Dietary greenhouse gas emissions of meat-eaters, fish-eaters, vegetarians and vegans in the UK

1 Introduction<p>Production, transport, storage, cooking and wastage of food are substantial contributors to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (Committee …

Effect of a Brown Rice Based Vegan Diet and Conventional Diabetic Diet on Glycemic Control of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A 12-Week Randomized Clinical Trial

Abstract<p>Objective<p>Several intervention studies have suggested that vegetarian or vegan diets have clinical benefits, particularly in terms of glycemic …

Diabetes

The Brain Functional Networks Associated to Human and Animal Suffering Differ among Omnivores, Vegetarians and Vegans

Abstract<p>Empathy and affective appraisals for conspecifics are among the hallmarks of social interaction. Using functional MRI, we hypothesized that …

Neurology

Food Choices Documentary

Meat the Future

Exploring the potential of lab-grown meat<p>Some scientists believe in vitro meat could become a sustainable and animal friendly way to produce meat. …

Food

'They're Being Eaten Alive!' What I Saw In A Cage-Free Egg Farm

The first thing I heard from the darkness was a scream. “Are there children in here?” I thought. It sounded like a crying baby.<p>But our lights showed us the source. Hens across the barn were shrieking as they were being attacked. Many ― a few dozen, according to the farm’s own records ― would not …

Toward Rational, Authentic Food Choices | Melanie Joy | TEDxMünchen