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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

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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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Can't lose the weight? It could be the nuts

Jeff Nelson, vegsource.com | July 26, 12 at 12:57 PM

Read More: absorption, cholesterol, diabetes, health, nuts, research, science, study, weight loss

Can't lose the weight?  It could be the nuts

We recently ran an article by Chef AJ talking about how she dropped the extra weight she had been trying to lose for years.  AJ had been eating a healthy plant-based diet – that included regular rich desserts and chocolate. ...

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Native Foods Vegan Cafe Comes to Santa Monica (VIDEO)

July 17, 12 at 09:18 PM

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Native Foods Vegan Cafe Comes to Santa Monica (VIDEO)

Native Foods Vegan Cafe opened yet another new outlet, this one in Santa Monica, California.They also expanded their Westwood, California, location and have a HUGE vegan restaurant there now!Watch this 90 second video to see these beautiful new vegan eateries!...

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How did Chef AJ lose all that weight? She gave up nuts.

Chef AJ | July 17, 12 at 08:22 AM

Read More: chef aj, mcdougall, nuts, unprocessed, weight loss

How did Chef AJ lose all that weight?  She gave up nuts.

Editor's Note: We ran into our friend, Chef AJ, at a local vegan fair not long ago and were struck -- she's lost a lot of weight!  She then told a story of being in excellent health, but being questioned...

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Meat-Eating Wastes HUGES Amount of Water and Resources

July 1, 12 at 05:29 PM

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Meat-Eating Wastes HUGES Amount of Water and Resources

John Robbins was right in his groundbreaking 1988 book, Diet For A New America.  It takes enormous amounts of water and other resources to create meat.  If you don't care about the future of the planet or starvation of those...

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The Paleo Diet Is Uncivilized (And Unhealthy and Untrue)

John McDougall, MD | June 30, 12 at 09:08 AM

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The Paleo Diet Is Uncivilized (And Unhealthy and Untrue)

Low-carbohydrate (low-carb) diets are fueling the destruction of human health and our planet Earth. “Low-carbohydrate” means a diet high in animal foods and low in plant foods. Only plants synthesize carbohydrates (sugars). The body parts of animals, including red meat,...

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Native Foods Vegan Cafe -- Boulder Colorado Opens! (VIDEO)

June 29, 12 at 11:03 PM

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Native Foods Vegan Cafe -- Boulder Colorado Opens! (VIDEO)

SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH VIDEO Team VegSource recently traveled to Boulder, Colorado, where we ran in the Boulder Boulder 10K race, climbed the Flatirons, and celebrated the grand opening of Native Foods Vegan Cafe! And what an opening it was!...

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Low Carb Book Authors -- ARE FAT! (VIDEO)

June 28, 12 at 05:53 PM

Read More: "low carb, barry sears, caldwell esselstyn, joel fuhrman, john mcdougall, loren cordain, neal barnard, pam popper, robert atkins, sally fallon, vegan, weston price, william davis

Low Carb Book Authors -- ARE FAT!  (VIDEO)

Low carb diet proponents are making a killing off diet book sales. But what about the authors themselves? If they eat their diet and it's so great, shouldn't they look thin and healthy?  We know the vegan diet doctors are...

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The Rise of Nonperfectionist Veganism

Hillary Rettig | June 27, 12 at 01:37 PM

Read More: activism, advocacy, judgmentalism, perfectionism, veganism

The Rise of Nonperfectionist Veganism

After my book The Lifelong Activist was published by Lantern Books in 2006, I gave a lot of talks to vegan groups, and also spoke with many individual vegans and vegan activists. Whenever I'd mention what I'd considered the self-evident...

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Beyond Meat -- It's cheaper, healthier and tastes better than meat

June 22, 12 at 08:53 AM

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Beyond Meat -- It's cheaper, healthier and tastes better than meat

It's called Beyond Meat, and it's made from plant protein, mainly soy and peas. In blind tests, it deceived meat-eaters every time. It contains no saturated fat, no gluten, it's cheaper than real meat, and they can't keep it in...

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Chaka Kahn goes vegan to cure Type 2 Diabetes and High Blood Pressure (it worked)

June 22, 12 at 08:27 AM

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Chaka Kahn goes vegan to cure Type 2 Diabetes and High Blood Pressure (it worked)

Legendary singer Chaka Kahn has been turning heads lately after dropping 60 pounds.  Her secret?  In a recent interview she says she "went off meat, became vegan, stopped all the dairy, stopped all the meat." Diagnosed with Type-2 Diabetes and...

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Michelle Pfeiffer goes vegan (VIDEO)

June 4, 12 at 10:14 PM

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Michelle Pfeiffer goes vegan (VIDEO)

Caldwell Esselstyn Jr MD has had a major impact on America. His bestselling book, Prevent & Reverse Heart Disease, is saving lives around the world. Late last year, CNN's medical correspondent, Sanjay Gupta, decided to make a documentary based on...

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Definitive New Book - The Starch Solution (VIDEO)

May 17, 12 at 11:01 PM

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Definitive New Book - The Starch Solution (VIDEO)

This website probably wouldn't exist if it weren't for a medical doctor who saved my wife's life. That man, John McDougall MD, has just written a book which is the culmination of years of research and successful treatment of thousands...

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Jeff Novick's FAST FOOD - Burgers & Fries - It's here!

May 17, 12 at 11:47 AM

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Jeff Novick's FAST FOOD - Burgers & Fries - It's here!

This is the DVD you've been waiting for! Chef and dietitian Jeff Novick MS RD shows you how to make a variety of DELICIOUS -- and healthy -- veggie burgers. You make them from scratch using beans, rice, oatmeal and...

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A Fast Way to Health -- Water-only Fasting

Alan Goldhamer, D.C., Director TrueNorth Health Center | April 24, 12 at 10:45 AM

Read More: alan goldhamer, fasting, healing, water

A Fast Way to Health -- Water-only Fasting

Fasting to achieve physical and psychological health benefits has been practiced for thousands of years. However, until recently, scientists had not systematically evaluated its effectiveness. Ongoing research is now confirming that fasting, in conjunction with other important healthful practices--such as...

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John Robbins' New Book -- No Happy Cows

April 16, 12 at 10:04 PM

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John Robbins' New Book -- No Happy Cows

NO HAPPY COWSDispatches from the Frontlines of The Food Revolution “There are no happy cows in modern industrialized agriculture.” John Robbins is widely considered one of the most eloquent and powerful spokespersons in the world for a sane, ethical, and...

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Dr. McDougall cuts corporate health care expenses in half using starch-based diet (VIDEO)

Jeff Nelson, VegSource Founder | April 2, 12 at 03:54 PM

Read More: expense, health care, immersion, john mcdougall, video, whole foods

Dr. McDougall cuts corporate health care expenses in half using starch-based diet (VIDEO)

Health care costs in the US are out of control.  General Motors spends almost $3,000 per car they sell paying employee health expenses.  Employer health care costs in the US are said to create an unlevel playing field -- in...

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40th IVU International Congress/Vegfest - October 5-16, 2012

International Vegetarian Union | March 21, 12 at 03:14 AM

40th IVU International Congress/Vegfest - October 5-16, 2012

The 2012 IVU Congress/Vegfest will be in San Francisco and Los Angeles, California, USA:- to be hosted in SF by the SF Vegetarian Society at the County Fair Building in the Golden Gate Park. SFVS have been holding a locally-based...

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