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Could Anyone Find This Animal Abuse Tolerable?

John Robbins | August 22, 12 at 08:45 AM

Read More: compassion over killing, cruelty, dairy

Could Anyone Find This Animal Abuse Tolerable?

Yesterday, the USDA shut down operations at Central Valley Meat Co. in Hanford, California. The facility, located at the center of California’s dairy industry, slaughters California dairy cows when their milk production declines, and sells their meat to make hamburger...

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Nuts & Weight Gain: It's Worse Than We Thought

Jeff Nelson, vegsource.com | August 19, 12 at 06:08 PM

Read More: fat, nuts, research, studies, weight gain, weight loss

Nuts & Weight Gain: It's Worse Than We Thought

Newsletter subscribers recently wrote to me citing two scientific reviews on nuts and weight. An expert had told them these reviews showed that “90% of published studies suggest that nut consumption does NOT lead to weight gain.” They wanted to...

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How the ethical argument fails veganism

Jeff Nelson, vegsource.com | August 8, 12 at 01:41 PM

Read More: ethical, health, matt ball, messina, vegan, vegan outreach

How the ethical argument fails veganism

Okay, please excuse the incendiary title of this article.  Someone recently sent me links to a couple of articles from vegan websites with titles like "How the Health Argument Fails Veganism."These articles come from animal activists like Ginny Messina and...

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Sold as "Fat Free" and it's 100% Fat (VIDEO)

August 7, 12 at 09:44 PM

Read More: fat, label, lie, smart balance

Sold as "Fat Free" and it's 100% Fat (VIDEO)

Here is a short excerpt from the talk of Jeff Novick, MS RD, at the Healthy Lifestyle Expo in Los Angeles California last year.  SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO       Come to California and attend this eye-opening weekend event...

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Book Review: Finding Ultra: Rejecting Middle Age, Becoming One of the World's Fittest Men, and Discovering Myself

Jeff Nelson, vegsource.com | August 5, 12 at 05:57 PM

Read More: book, finding ultra, review, rich roll

Book Review: Finding Ultra: Rejecting Middle Age, Becoming One of the World's Fittest Men, and Discovering Myself

This is a plant-based book like none other out there.  I have to say, I did not expect this book to go where it did.  I want to be careful not to give any spoilers here, but you won't find...

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