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70-Year-Old Raw Vegan Makes Headlines Due to Striking Appearance

Video of Annette Larkins has gone viral following her appearance on a local news channel.

Seventy-year-old raw vegan Annette Larkins has been making waves online due to her surprisingly youthful appearance. The Florida resident’s story went viral after a segment detailing her age-defying physique aired on a local news station, leaving mainstream media outlets such as the UK’s Daily Mail and The Doctors television show abuzz over her beauty and health secrets. As for her regimen, Larkins, who adopted a vegan diet 27 years ago, credits her growing her own fruits and vegetables and juicing daily. Larkins is no stranger to the small screen—she previously produced a DVD about the benefits of a raw diet—but is welcoming the sudden attention as an opportunity to educate others.

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