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All The Blogs -- April 2010

Pam Popper PhD

Confusing Research Findings About Diet and Cancer

Pam Popper PhD | April 11, 2010 | Health

Read More: Diet, Health, National Cancer Institute, Prostate cancer, Research, Vegetable

The Journal of the National Cancer Institute published an article online in which researchers reported that eating more servings of fruits and vegetables daily did not significantly reduce the risk of cancer.  Researchers obtained data on 478,478 men and...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

The Power of Love

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | April 10, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: call for love, fear, forgiveness, judgment, love, miracles, projection

A few days ago, I tweeted the following:"What we hate in the world is a bizarre projection of our own self-loathing. When we let go of our judgments, our world will fill with Light."I received this response from a Facebook...

Joel Fuhrman MD

Walnuts keep your blood flowing

Joel Fuhrman MD | April 9, 2010 | Health

Read More: Blood pressure, Cardiovascular disease

It's no secret that nuts are good for your heart.  We know that consuming nuts can dramatically reduce cardiovascular disease risk, but scientists are just beginning to figure out how this works.  A recent study found that almonds have a...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

CAMILLA'S NO-BAKE VEGAN OATMEAL ENERGY BARS WITH DRIED CRANBERRIES AND ALMONDS

Bryanna Clark Grogan | April 8, 2010 | Food

Read More: almonds, Camilla Saulsbury, dried cranberries, energy bars, oatmeal, school snack, tahini

I had to make a healthy "goodie" for my granddaughter's school lunch last night, and I remembered a recipe I had seen on the blog of Camilla V. Saulsbury, whose delightful book "Enlightened Chocolate", I reviewed last month. I recalled that it...

Gene Baur

Help America's School Lunch Program Make the Grade

Gene Baur | April 7, 2010 | Health

Read More: Agriculture, Animal Protection, Animal Rights, Animal Welfare, Antibiotics, CBS News, Factory Farming, Green News, Katie Couric

Discussions about our health care system reached a fevered pitch recently in Washington, D.C. with Congress addressing a massive health care bill. Disagreements abound on various policy matters, but there is no question that our nation's health has deteriorated and...

Dr. Will Tuttle

The Food in Heaven

Dr. Will Tuttle | April 4, 2010 | Green

Read More: vegan food, Veganism, Vegetarianism

We all have our story of awakening. When I was about seven years old, I remember asking my mother, "The kind of food we eat--is that what everybody eats?" She answered, "Yes." Then she added, "Well, there are vegetarians..." in...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Mind vs Body: What I Think Is What I Am

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | April 4, 2010 | Health

Read More: acceptance, body, death, ego, fear, forgiveness, illness, judgment, mind, unconditional love

I was asked by a cyber friend to give my opinion regarding the mind and the brain, the mind and the body, and the role genetics plays in the psychological makeup of individuals. The first point I'd like to...

Chef AJ

What to serve at Easter

Chef AJ | April 1, 2010 | Food

Read More: Easter, Lentil, recipes

People keep asking me what to serve at Easter that they can eat and their non-vegan friends will like.  My recommendation is this Hearty Lentil Loaf.  You can make it even easier by buying the pre-steamed 19 ounce box of...