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Greens Impact Immune System

A recent study published in the journal Cell has found a natural way to fight disease: eat your greens. According to UK scientists, green vegetables are vital to a… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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New Food Label Report

A recent report from the Institute of Medicine urges the government to mandate a new food-labeling system. Similar to Energy Star ratings, which identify energy-efficient… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Brain Abilities Linked to B-12

A new study published in the scientific journal Neurology has found that vitamin B-12 deficiency is associated with lower brain measures. More than 120 participants over… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Food Safety Concern Drops

According to a recent poll, Americans’ concern over food safety has declined since last year. In 2010, 61 percent of those polled said they were concerned… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Vegan Children 1.5 to 2.5 Years of Age Wanted for a Research Study

This study of vegan toddlers is being conducted by researchers at Loma Linda University. Children residing in the U.S. or Canada should be generally healthy, vegan, age 1.5 to 2.5 years, and not currently breastfeeding. To learn more about the study, go to https://myllu.llu.edu/apps/public_health/veganchildrenstudy/. For specific inquiries, send email to veganchildrenstudy [at] llu [dot] edu. […]
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Deaths Per Calorie

A study was recently published by Scientific American showing how many calories farm animals produce during their lifetimes. While chicken tops the list at Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Consumers Want Labels

Most consumers support the idea of mandatory animal welfare labels on meat and dairy products, according to a new poll conducted by Kansas State University… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Hot Dogs Linked To Cancer

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine recently launched a campaign to raise awareness about the health risks associated with hot dogs and other processed meats… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Would You Fry Your Friends?

PETA once had a sticker that read, “Animals Are Friends, Not Food.” Kids would put it on packages of meat in the supermarket from time to time, and it was known to show up on animal-based dishes in mixed (vegetarian/carnivorous) households… Read full article at living.peta.org
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Human-Derived Gelatin Developed

While conventional gelatin is made from the collagen found in the bones, skin, and cartilage of pigs and cows, Chinese researchers have discovered a new way to… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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