These New Initiatives Aim to Make Vegan School Lunches the Norm

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These New Initiatives Aim to Make Vegan School Lunches the Norm

As kids go back to school, a few initiatives—including Veganuary’s first fall campaign—are focusing on helping them gain access to vegan meals and dairy-free milk.

Red Meat Increases Risk of Cardiovascular Disease by 22 Percent per Serving

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Red Meat Increases Risk of Cardiovascular Disease by 22 Percent per Serving

A study of nearly 4,000 Americans shows that higher red meat consumption is linked to a higher risk of heart disease. 

Vegans Who Lift Weights Have Better Bone Strength, New Study Finds

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Vegans Who Lift Weights Have Better Bone Strength, New Study Finds

New research shows that vegans who lift weights have bone strength similar to meat eaters, and better bone strength than vegans who do other forms of exercise.

New Research Finds Plant-Based Meat Is Healthier and More Sustainable Than Animal Meat 

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New Research Finds Plant-Based Meat Is Healthier and More Sustainable Than Animal Meat 

A new study published in Future Foods concludes that plant-based meat is healthier and more sustainable than animal meat, and, importantly, it provides an easy way for consumers to reduce animal product consumption.

Plant-Based Diet Better Than Keto For Cancer Prevention, Research Shows 

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Plant-Based Diet Better Than Keto For Cancer Prevention, Research Shows 

A review published in JAMA Oncology found that a plant-based diet is better than keto for reducing cancer risk and helping people live healthier lives.

For Vegan ‘Digital Nomads,’ This Hotel's Menu Is Going Plant-Based at All 155 Locations

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For Vegan ‘Digital Nomads,’ This Hotel’s Menu Is Going Plant-Based at All 155 Locations

Digital nomad-style hotel chain Selina is creating vegan menus using Redefine Meat to target the vegan leanings of Millennial and Gen Z travelers. 

How Do You Make Vegan Hard-Boiled Eggs? These Startups Have the Answer.

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How Do You Make Vegan Hard-Boiled Eggs? These Startups Have the Answer.

Few companies have been able to create a realistic vegan hard-boiled egg, until recently.  

Is Pork "Healthy?” Authorities Say It Can't Be Marketed That Way. 

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Is Pork “Healthy?” Authorities Say It Can’t Be Marketed That Way. 

Canadian authorities say that pork products marketed as “healthy” are considered misleading. 

50 Percent of Supplements Contain Hidden Animal Byproducts. New Campaign Pushes for Transparency.

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50 Percent of Supplements Contain Hidden Animal Byproducts. New Campaign Pushes for Transparency.

A new report by the Transparent Label Campaign reveals a lack of transparency about the hidden animal ingredients in supplements.

High-Protein Nutritional Yeast to Become a $1 Billion Market by 2032

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High-Protein Nutritional Yeast to Become a $1 Billion Market by 2032

Demand for nutritional yeast is expected to rise as more consumers discover its health benefits. 

55 Percent of New Parents Want More Plant-Based Protein for Children

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55 Percent of New Parents Want More Plant-Based Protein for Children

A study commissioned by Gerber reveals that 55 percent of parents want to introduce plant-based protein to their kids.

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The Extraordinary Way This Startup Is Making Cultivated Meat More Affordable

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The Extraordinary Way This Startup Is Making Cultivated Meat More Affordable

SciFi Foods is combining plant-based ingredients and cultivated meat to make better, more affordable vegan burgers.

5 Reasons to Forget Keto and Go Vegan

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5 Reasons to Forget Keto and Go Vegan

Fad diets come and go, but a whole food, plant-based diet is one to stick with for the long-term.

With California’s $700 Million for Plant-Based School Lunches, Impossible Foods Launches 2 Easy Options 

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With California’s $700 Million for Plant-Based School Lunches, Impossible Foods Launches 2 Easy Options 

With more plant-based options becoming permanent fixtures on school lunch menus, Impossible Foods is launching two new vegan items specifically designed for this space.  

Why a Plant-Based Diet May Be the Secret to Chris Paul's 12th NBA All-Star Appearance

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Why a Plant-Based Diet May Be the Secret to Chris Paul’s 12th NBA All-Star Appearance

Chris Paul credits a plant-based diet—complete with vegan pancakes—for helping him stay energized on and off the court.

This Cell-Cultured Milk Yogurt Proves We Don't Need Animals to Make Dairy

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This Cell-Cultured Milk Yogurt Proves We Don’t Need Animals to Make Dairy

Biotech startup Wilk is developing the first yogurt made from cell-cultured milk fat to prove that making dairy without exploiting animals is the future. 

The Largest Study Ever on Avocados Has Some Good News for Your High Cholesterol

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The Largest Study Ever on Avocados Has Some Good News for Your High Cholesterol

Eating one avocado per day could lower LDL cholesterol and improve overall diet quality, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association. 

First Vegan Cheddar and Mozzarella Made From Watermelon Seeds Debuts in India

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First Vegan Cheddar and Mozzarella Made From Watermelon Seeds Debuts in India

California Is First State to Support Plant-Based School Meals with Historic $700 Million Investment

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California Is First State to Support Plant-Based School Meals with Historic $700 Million Investment

Lowering Meat Consumption Is Best Way to Fight Zoonotic Disease, Report Finds

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Lowering Meat Consumption Is Best Way to Fight Zoonotic Disease, Report Finds

A new report suggests the best zoonotic disease mitigation effort—a drastic drop in meat consumption—is “extremely challenging” to achieve, but there’s no farming method that will reduce such risks if demand for animal products continues to rise.

Ocean Pollution's Impact on Fish Now Linked to Skin Cancer, New Study Finds

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Ocean Pollution’s Impact on Fish Now Linked to Skin Cancer, New Study Finds

A new study published in ‘Cancer Causes and Control’ shows a connection between eating fish and developing skin cancer, and the researchers say ocean pollutants like mercury are likely the cause. 

13 Bipartisan Lawmakers Demand FDA Set Guidelines for Animal-Free Drug Testing Methods 

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13 Bipartisan Lawmakers Demand FDA Set Guidelines for Animal-Free Drug Testing Methods 

A group of 13 bipartisan lawmakers just sent a demand letter to the FDA, asking it to release guidelines to help drug makers meet regulatory approvals using animal-free testing methods. 

A Diet Rich in Fruit and Vegetables Reduces Breast Cancer Risk By 14 Percent, Study Finds

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A Diet Rich in Fruit and Vegetables Reduces Breast Cancer Risk By 14 Percent, Study Finds

New research suggests that a plant-forward diet rich in fruit and vegetables can lower the risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women.  

Why 10 Percent of Meat, Eggs, and Dairy Will Come from Alternative Proteins by 2035

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Why 10 Percent of Meat, Eggs, and Dairy Will Come from Alternative Proteins by 2035

A new report on Canada’s alternative proteins industry reveals that one in 10 servings of meat, eggs, and dairy will come from alternative proteins by 2035. 

A Vegan Diet Rich In Legumes Can Help You Lose Weight, New Study Finds

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A Vegan Diet Rich In Legumes Can Help You Lose Weight, New Study Finds

A 16-week study found that an increased consumption of legumes was associated with decreased weight, fat mass, and visceral adipose tissue.

Potatoes Can Be as Good as Animal Milk for Building Muscle, Study Finds

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Potatoes Can Be as Good as Animal Milk for Building Muscle, Study Finds

A new Dutch study finds that potato protein can effectively replace animal milk for building muscle.

How Chris Paul Got His Dad to Eat Vegan JUST Egg

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How Chris Paul Got His Dad to Eat Vegan JUST Egg

NBA superstar Chris Paul nominates his father, Charles Paul, to become the first Dad Ambassador of JUST Egg after the athlete helped him transition to plant-based foods to improve his health. 

Drinking Milk Increases Prostate Cancer Risk for Men by 60 Percent, Study Finds

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Drinking Milk Increases Prostate Cancer Risk for Men by 60 Percent, Study Finds

A new study finds that high dairy milk consumption in men substantially increases risk for developing prostate cancer—a hormone-responsive disease.

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11 Delicious Vegan Aphrodisiacs Perfect for Date Night

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Plant Protein Slashes Frailty Syndrome Risk in Older Women By 42 Percent, Study Finds

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Plant Protein Slashes Frailty Syndrome Risk in Older Women By 42 Percent, Study Finds

Why ‘Hell's Kitchen’ Star Robyn Almodovar Is Backing This Plant-Based Meat Line

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Why ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ Star Robyn Almodovar Is Backing This Plant-Based Meat Line

A Serving of These Tomatoes Has as Much Vitamin D3 as 2 Eggs 

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A Serving of These Tomatoes Has as Much Vitamin D3 as 2 Eggs 

Is Vegan Food a Right? Why a New Lawsuit Says Yes

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Is Vegan Food a Right? Why a New Lawsuit Says Yes

A High-Fiber Diet Reduces Antibiotic Resistance, Study Finds

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A High-Fiber Diet Reduces Antibiotic Resistance, Study Finds

This Startup is Disrupting the $89 Billion Cheese Industry With the Same Technology as Perfect Day

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This Startup is Disrupting the $89 Billion Cheese Industry With the Same Technology as Perfect Day

Study Links Vegan Diet to ‘Meaningful’ Weight Loss for Diabetics

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Study Links Vegan Diet to ‘Meaningful’ Weight Loss for Diabetics

Serena Williams Invests in Vegan Menopause Brand to Support Women in Their Prime

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Serena Williams Invests in Vegan Menopause Brand to Support Women in Their Prime

Vegetarian Children Are Just as Healthy as Kids Who Eat Meat, New Study Finds

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Vegetarian Children Are Just as Healthy as Kids Who Eat Meat, New Study Finds

Nearly 23 Million Birds Dead As Avian Flu Wipes Out Farms in 29 States

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Nearly 23 Million Birds Dead As Avian Flu Wipes Out Farms in 29 States

From Vegan Chicken to Plant-Based Bacon: The Top 5 Vegan Food Trends of 2022

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From Vegan Chicken to Plant-Based Bacon: The Top 5 Vegan Food Trends of 2022

Gerber's New Baby Food Line Is All About Plant Protein 

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Gerber’s New Baby Food Line Is All About Plant Protein 

Why a Fourth Generation Meat Company Is Investing in Vegan Chicken

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Why a Fourth Generation Meat Company Is Investing in Vegan Chicken

Vegan Diet For Dogs Linked to Better Health, New Study Finds

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Vegan Diet For Dogs Linked to Better Health, New Study Finds

Until Age 11, Children Less Likely Than Adults to See Animals as Food, Study Finds

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Until Age 11, Children Less Likely Than Adults to See Animals as Food, Study Finds

Why The Weeknd, Chris Paul, and 21 Other Celebs Invested in This Vegan Protein Drink

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Why The Weeknd, Chris Paul, and 21 Other Celebs Invested in This Vegan Protein Drink

Antibiotic-Free Claims on Animal Products Can't Be Trusted, New Study Finds

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Antibiotic-Free Claims on Animal Products Can’t Be Trusted, New Study Finds

450 Million People Suffer from Diabetes Worldwide. New Study Shows How a Vegan Diet Can Help.

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450 Million People Suffer from Diabetes Worldwide. New Study Shows How a Vegan Diet Can Help.

Vegan Diet Reduces Swollen Joints By 53 Percent in Arthritis Patients, Study Finds

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Vegan Diet Reduces Swollen Joints By 53 Percent in Arthritis Patients, Study Finds

6 Tips for Losing Weight on a Vegan Diet

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6 Tips for Losing Weight on a Vegan Diet

Fish-Free Omega-3 Sources Slash Risk of Fatal Heart Disease by 20 Percent

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Fish-Free Omega-3 Sources Slash Risk of Fatal Heart Disease by 20 Percent

Lizzo Launches Inclusive Shapewear to Make Every Body Feel Good as Hell

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Lizzo Launches Inclusive Shapewear to Make Every Body Feel Good as Hell

Plant-Based Diet Slows Rate of Cognitive Decline By Nearly 30 Percent in Older Black Adults

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Plant-Based Diet Slows Rate of Cognitive Decline By Nearly 30 Percent in Older Black Adults

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