Vegetarianism News

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9/11/2018
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7/18/2017
Vegetarian Diets: The Good and the Bad

Not all plant-based diets are heart healthy, according to a new study.

6/7/2017
Toddlers Who Drink Cow's Milk Alternatives May Be Shorter

Difference is small, about a half inch at age 3, study finds

1/11/2017
Want to Leave Dinner Feeling Full? Bring on the Beans

Vegetable patties make diners feel fuller than meat so they eat less, Danish study finds

12/1/2016
Vegetarian Diets Called Good for People and the Planet

These food plans are safe at all stages of life, nutrition group says

10/18/2016
Are Vegetarian Diets Heart-Healthier?

Study finds no significant difference in 10-year cardiovascular risk, but one expert is skeptical of research

10/18/2016
Health Benefits of Vegetarian Diet

Does following a vegetarian diet lower your risk of cardiovascular disease?

7/19/2016
Healthy Fats Can Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Study

A diet rich in nuts, seeds, fish and vegetable oils could lower blood sugar levels, researchers say

5/28/2015
Vegan Diet Might Ease Diabetic Nerve Pain

Study found those who followed it lost average of 15 pounds, had improved blood flow to feet

3/9/2015
Vegetarian Diet May Lower Colon Cancer Risk, Study Suggests

Benefits greatest for fish eaters, researchers say

3/5/2015
Veggie-Rich Diets May Mean Lower Heart Risks

Study found people who ate more plant foods than animal products less likely to die from heart disease

2/4/2014
Health Tip: Eating a Vegetarian Diet

It may offer health benefits

6/3/2013
Vegetarians May Live Longer

California research finds 12% lower risk of dying for those who don't eat meat

5/2/2012
Genes Might Cause Some to Shun Pork

People with certain DNA are turned off by the meat's smell, small study finds

2/28/2012
Many Vegetarians Unaware of Animal-Derived Gels in Pills

Patients on strict diets would often avoid such drugs if they were informed, study shows

12/27/2011
The Mainstreaming of Vegan Diets

Once the purview of a small group of devotees, more people -- including nutritionists -- are embracing plant-based eating plans

7/12/2010
Health Tip: Eating a Well-Balanced Vegetarian Diet

Some nutrients may be more difficult to come by

7/8/2009
Meatless Burgers, Hot Dogs Not Always Full of Veggies

Read labels to select items with more vegetables, less sodium, experts say

12/8/2008
3/12/2008
Health Tip: If Your Child is a Vegetarian

Make sure the child gets the right nutrients

10/19/2005
Health Tip: Your Child Doesn't Eat Meat

Make sure her diet contains enough nutrients

2/9/2005
Crunch! Carrots May Cut Cancer Risk

Natural pesticide appears to prevent tumor development

1/21/2005
Veggie Diet May Lower High Blood Pressure

Blood thickness and body weight improve on plant-based regimen, study finds

10/20/2004
Soy Doesn't Affect Fertility

Study with female monkeys found stress to be more of a factor

10/8/2004
Soy May Strengthen Bones of Premenopausal Women

It might also benefit their hearts, researchers say

8/4/2004
Vegetarian Diet Not Daunting to Adopt

Change helped postmenopausal women lose weight, study finds

4/6/2004
The Young Vegetarian

Make sure your child's diet contains enough nutrients

7/4/2003
Vegetarian Alert

Seek out iron-rich foods

6/9/2003
Green Light for Vegetarian Diet

Diet associations endorse the health benefits

3/27/2003
Tips for Budding Vegetarians

Mayo newsletter offers advice on making sure you get enough protein and iron

10/18/2002
Soy Beefs Up Vegetarian Diet

It's an inexpensive way to add protein to food

9/7/2002
Don't Have a Beef With Your Teens

New research says vegetarian diets can be OK for growing youths

7/1/2002
Fish Eaters Have Lower Appetite Hormone Levels

Study comparing African tribes finds leptin levels higher in vegetarians