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Ozzy Osbourne Goes Vegan

The Prince of Darkness, Ozzy Osbourne, has announced that he’s trying a vegan diet. He revealed his decision to cut meat and dairy from his meals on The Talk, a TV show… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Veg Diet Beats Bad Heart Genes

While genetics have long been thought to play an important role in the likelihood of developing heart disease, recent research has found that diet can be… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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College Students’ Poor Diets

A new study shows that most college students consume less than one serving of fruits and vegetables each day. Conducted by Oregon State University researchers and… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Iodine in a Vegan Diet

Are you getting enough iodine in your diet? Do you know how much iodine is “enough”? What is this iodine stuff, anyway? For the answers to these questions and more, read this recent article by Reed Mangels, PhD, RD, VRG nutrition advisor, and author of the nutrition section of Simply Vegan. Iodine in a Vegan […]
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University Offers Vegan Class

This year, Oakland University in Rochester, Mich., will be launching a professional development course about veganism in its school of nursing. The seven-week online class… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Athletes and a Vegetarian Diet

ATHLETES AND A VEGETARIAN DIET Links to related articles on our website. Compiled by Corey Bivins Can I be a vegan athlete? Sports Nutrition Guidelines For the Vegetarian http://www.vrg.org/nutshell/athletes.htm http://www.vrg.org/links/#Athletes Vegetarian Action http://www.vrg.org/journal/vj2002issue1/2002issue1action.htm Vegetarianism and Tennis: A Natural Partnership http://www.vrg.org/journal/vj2006issue2/vj2006issue2action.htm Chef Ralph Estevez http://www.vrg.org/journal/vj2008issue3/action.htm Dwayne DeRosario: Message from the Yards http://www.vrg.org/journal/vj2001nov/2001novdwayne.htm Vegan Weightlifting: What Does […]
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Research Participation Request from Grad Student

The following study participation request is from a graduate student from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania who is composing a thesis which will look at the perception of a vegetarian/vegan and omnivore diet on health status. Please click on the following link to access the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/jennyklock Read full article at www.vrg.org
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Research Participation Request from PhD Student

The following study participation request is from a student who is working on her PhD thesis through Syracuse University: The study is evaluating dietary practices and beliefs with an emphasis on vegetarian and vegan eating habits (although you do not have to be a vegetarian or vegan to participate in the study). The survey will […]
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Worldwide Vegan Survey

In a new survey conducted by author and scientist Janice Stanger, PhD, 2,000 vegans responded to questions about their diet, health, and attitude. The survey, Vegan from the Inside… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Vegan Diet Goes Mainstream

This week, The Washington Post published an article noting veganism’s rise in popularity, due to concerns over food safety, the environment, and personal health. Veganism’s move… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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