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All The Blogs -- June 2010

Vegparadise Blog

Give Dad Special Attention with a Father's Day Vegan Barbecue

Vegparadise Blog | June 8, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

Read More: Barbecue, Father's Day, Veggie Texas Kebabs

Though a traditional Father's Day menu is quite carnivorous, the compassionate approach features hearty feasting on delicacies of the plant kingdom. Dad won't miss the meat with the zesty flavors of marinated Veggie Texas Kebabs that consist of skewers threaded...

Julieanna Hever, MS, RD

Meet the Ducks

Julieanna Hever, MS, RD | June 8, 2010 | Animals

Read More: animal rescue, Animal Welfare, Duck, ducklings, ducks

Meet the Duck Family. I just met them this afternoon. Yes, your eyes are seeing clearly...they are in a parking lot. You see, while my kids were in school this morning, I went to the gym for some cardio...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Making Amends Matters

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | June 6, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: Baseball, justice, making amends, Obama, perfect game, self-respect, Selig, truth

There is an unwillingness on the part of many people to address past errors and correct them. Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig's recent decision, to not correct the obvious umpire error that cost Armando Galarraga his perfect game, speaks...

Julieanna Hever, MS, RD

Thai Corn Chowder & Cabbage Salad, Part 1

Julieanna Hever, MS, RD | June 4, 2010 | Food, International, Video

Read More: Chef Kirk Leins, going veg with the plant-based dietitian, julieanna hever, NoTimetoCook, quick meals, soup, Thai corn chowder, Thai food, Tony Pinto, whole food plant-based diet

Chef Kirk Leins and Tony Pinto from www.NoTimetoCook.com offered me the opportunity to work with them and I was magically able to "inspire" them to go plant-based with me for a few recipes. This is the first part of...

Vegparadise Blog

"One Foot in the Grave and Another on a Banana Peel," Dr. P. Slides to Good Health

Vegparadise Blog | June 3, 2010

Most people would not question a surgeon for scheduling a triple bypass surgery when tests showed the dire need for this surgical procedure. "My heart's right main artery was 100% blocked and the two left arteries were 90% and 85%...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

A VEGAN INDIAN FEAST FOR ANOTHER BIRTHDAY; EGGPLANT POMEGRANATE RELISH; AND SAVING A DESSERT FROM DISASTER!

Bryanna Clark Grogan | June 3, 2010 | Food, International, Lifestyle

Read More: eggplant, Eggplant and Pomegranate Relish, pomegranate molasses

A very hot mango chutney in the foreground; 2 raitas behind thatOn Saturday we celebrated another birthday-- for my friend H., hosted by some mutual friends D. and J. The birthday girl's  favorite cuisine is Indian, and she is a...

Joel Fuhrman MD

Zinc, omega-3 fatty acids, and prostate cancer survival

Joel Fuhrman MD | June 1, 2010 | Health

Read More: DHA, vegan, zinc

A study in Sweden examining the effects of zinc and the omega-3 fatty acid DHA on mortality in prostate cancer patients was presented at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting in April.  Five-hundred twenty-five men with prostate cancer...