VegNews Daily

Vegetarian Program Benefits Students’ Performance

A meat-free cafeteria at a Queens New York public school has bolstered students’ ability to concentrate and improved their academic performance.

Earlier this year, the Active Learning School in Queens, New York, began serving only vegetarian food in its cafeteria, and since then, school officials have reported that students are excelling academically and have improved attention spans. “We believe that [students] achieve better when they have healthier food choices and are educated about those food choices,” said the school’s principal Bob Groff to New York Daily News. In addition to serving pupils nutritious food options such as roasted tofu, braised black beans, falafel, and veggie wraps, the Active Learning School has also done away with soda vending machines and now offers students weekly nutrition classes.

Eating Hot Red Chilli Peppers Prolongs Life

Mounting evidence points to the plant's life-preserving powers in protecting against obesity, cardiovascular disease, and more.
Read More »

Universal Shuts Down A Dog's Purpose Premiere

The production studio pulled the plug on this weekend's movie premier after a video of distressed German Shepherd went viral.
Read More »

Vegan Cheese Surpasses Expected Sales by 300 Percent

UK-based supermarket Sainsbury's reports a surprising surge in sales of its vegan cheese in first month after launch.
Read More »

Vegan Congee Shop Opens in NYC's Chinatown

The Good Sort to serve their warm vegan porridge and dairy-free lattes in Manhattan next week.
Read More »

White House Removes Climate Change from Website

Trump administration drops climate change, civil rights, LGBT, and healthcare information pages from its official website.
Read More »

This Week on VegNews TV: The secret to these delightful sweet treats is white beans! Aylin Erman shows you how to make these simple blondies.

More Videos »