Ads by Google

Food and Health

7 vegan recipes with almonds that will maximize its health benefits

Aug 18 2017 - 9:51pm
almond vegan recipes

The regular consumption of almonds have been reported to be a good way to ease anxiety and depression , prevent the growth of cancer cells, help maintain shiny and healthy hair, and it may also help to improve cholesterol levels. So, below are 7 vegan recipes with almonds to maximize its health benefits.

Before we get to the vegan recipes with almonds that will maximize its health benefits, below is a little more information on the health benefits of eating almonds, regularly.

Jamie Oliver’s views on veganism that will surprise you

Aug 16 2017 - 10:41pm
Vegan Meal

Jamie Oliver is an english celebrity chef, well known for his non- vegetarian dishes that express the soul of British cuisine. Recently, he was interviewed by Tim 'Livewire' Shieff Official in a ski resort, in which he spoke about growing vegan movement and the benefits of this diet. So, below are Jamie Oliver’s views on veganism that will surprise you.

Last year, The Guardian reported, that the number of vega

All Things Equal Fasting Adds Years To Your Life

Aug 15 2017 - 5:45pm
Water fasting benefits

We have written number of stories about the benefits of fasting, but this new study says it can add years to your life. In the title I wrote "all things equal," and as the story proceeds I will explain why.

One Italian scientist, named Valter Longo has studied the positive benefits of fasting and believes that if you from time to time avoid solid foods, your body will start grow younger.

Why Meat Eaters Laugh at Veganism

Aug 14 2017 - 3:46pm
Meat Eaters

I realized something when I was a smoker. I had smoking friends who would joke about getting lung cancer. Seriously. It isn't just non-smokers that call cigarettes 'cancer sticks'. Smokers also do it. As well, when I recall a bunch of us outside smoking right after warning labels started appearing on labels. With a french accent, a friend read aloud the french side of the pack. "Le cigarette causent le cancer"! Everyone, except myself laughed.

It seemed to me that my group of smokers were all to happy to pretend that lung cancer was a joke.

Barriers to the Vegan Diet and How to Tackle Them

Aug 7 2017 - 1:29pm
Vegan Diet Meal

Adopting a plant-based lifestyle is a big commitment, but well worth it for both your health and the environment. If you are hesitant about becoming vegan, here are some tips.

You have watched the documentaries and read the books about vegan diet, you are now ready to dive head-first into vegan living, but you know there will be obstacles in your path as you trek into ne

Vegan Bartender Tells How Most Patrons React Seeing Her Vegan Meals

Aug 5 2017 - 9:18pm
Vegan bartender

Following a vegan diet requires a serious commitment and certain level of self denial, this is why most vegan people I know feel very strongly about veganism, successfully standing their ground when the temptation strikes.

Today a bartender, named Sara, shared her story on how her vegan patrons react when they see her vegan meals during her breaks.

What Happened When a Receptive Barmaid Offered a Vegan Customer a Shot Containing Dairy

Aug 5 2017 - 4:33pm
Vegan Barmaid

Many people who consume vegan diet have to confront situations in public places where they are offered food or drinks that contain dairy and meat. You can act polite and accept them, but you can also politely refuse them, which will open a conversation about following a vegan diet. As a result you may even convert the person on the other side.

I read this story in Vegans United Facebook group today where one of the group members tells what happened when she was offered a

A vegan fennel pesto recipe that will surprise you

Aug 3 2017 - 9:52pm
vegan fennel pesto recipe

Usually, fennel fronds stay in the fridge and are discarded after the bulb is used. But, did you know that you could actually use fennel fronds for a variety of dishes? Bellow is, an easy to make, vegan fennel pesto recipe that will surprise you.

Traditionally pesto is made with loads of basil and parmesan cheese, and its one of Italy’s most well know foods.

These 5 vegan recipes using avocado will make you hungry and healthier

Aug 1 2017 - 10:11pm
These 5 vegan recipes using avocado will make you hungry and healthier

Avocados are a good source of dietary fiber, vitamin K, copper, folate, vitamin B6, potassium, vitamin E, and vitamin C. While there are many ways you can consume this fruit, these 5 vegan recipes using avocado will help you reap its many nutritional health benefits, making you healthier.

We are discovering, through science, that a plant - based di

A plant- based diet will provide all the nutrition you need and make you healthier, according to science

Jul 31 2017 - 10:39pm
A plant- based diet will provide all the nutrition you need and make you healthier, according to science

You don’t need any longer to try guessing, what sort of dietary habits will provide all the nutrition you need for optimal health. Because, there is enough scientific evidence that, a more plant- based diet will provide all the nutrition you need, make you healthier and less prone to developing chronic diseases. Here is what science says and how this is impacting society.

What does science say about a plant- based diet?

The Perfect Gift for College Students Heading Back-to-school

Jul 31 2017 - 6:15pm
GourmetGiftBaskets.com

It’s that time of year. College kids are getting their dorm assignments, getting to know their roommates, and will soon be heading back to college. The adjustment to college life and living away from home for the first time can be really difficult. Well, I have a GREAT suggestion for the perfect gift for any college student heading back to school!

I received this gift basket and it is fantastic!

List of foods and supplements that will keep you healthy in case of a food shortage

Jul 29 2017 - 4:34am
Grains

With wars and rumors of wars, economical collapses and natural disasters rampant worldwide, it’s important to know what foods and supplements that will keep you healthy in case of a food shortage.

What to Feed Your Vegetarian Dinner Guests

Jul 25 2017 - 7:21pm
Vegetarian dinner guests

Hosting a dinner party can be stressful, and understandably, cooking for guests who eat differently than you do can be intimidating. But don’t worry. As a long-time vegetarian, I have fielded the question, “but what do you EAT?” more times than I can count. Keep reading for tips on how to host a fantastic dinner party that your vegetarian guests will love!

Don’t be afraid to ask about dietary restrictions.

These two antibacterial foods can kill gonorrhea, according to studies

Jul 24 2017 - 9:56pm
antibacterial foods that can kill gonorrhea, according to studies

The WHO says that more than 70 million people are infected with gonorrhea each year, and according to recent reports that some strains of gonorrhea had developed widespread resistance to ciprofloxacin, the antibiotic typically used to treat gonorrhea. So, knowing what antibacterial foods can kill gonorrhea has become all the more important.

Neisseria gonorrhoeae, also known as gonococci (plural), or gonococcus (singular), is a species of Gram-negative coffee bean-shaped diplococci bacteria responsible for the sexually transmitted infe

5 kid friendly recipes for healing hand, foot and mouth disease

Jul 19 2017 - 10:28pm
kid friendly recipes for healing hand, foot and mouth disease

Anyone whose child has suffered from the painful mouth sores caused by hand, foot and mouth disease will know that eating, while sick, is just painful. So, while you may empathize with your child’s pain, it is still important to keep the fluids up and maintain adequate nutrient intake. These 5 kid friendly recipes for healing hand, foot and mouth disease will make eating, easier.

The world Health Organization explains that nearly all patients recover from hand, foot and mouth disease in 7 to 10 days without medical treatment and complications are uncommon.

3 Healthy Things Parents Can Learn From Their Children’s Eating Habits

Jul 19 2017 - 10:24pm
children diet health

Unknowingly we steer our children away from natural eating practices that could benefit their health. However, if we observe the way our children eat, we can learn much about how to eat healthier overselves, in a way that supports our digestion and overall wellbeing.

Parenting is a thankless job. For all the hard work you put into your children eating well, you'd be surprised to know your children have some natural habits that are better than yours.

How to Stop Stress Eating; Feeding Your Body and Not Your Emotions

Jul 18 2017 - 7:59pm
Stop stress eating

Everyone eats for comfort now and then. Maybe it is when you’ve had a stressful day at work, or at home with the children. Maybe it’s after an upsetting argument with your significant other. Perhaps you’re most likely to stress eat on the days when you are particularly hormonal. Whatever the case, emotional eating can quickly derail your health goals, or even cause you to gain weight.

Identifying the problem: How to know if you’re stress eating

5 vegetarian recipes to boost your omega 3 fatty acids levels daily

Jul 17 2017 - 10:38pm
vegetarian recipes to boost your omega 3 fatty acids levels daily

The American Heart Association advises people to consume foods that are rich in omega 3 fatty acids, because its beneficial for the heart and overall health. Omega 3 fatty acids are generally found in fish, however due to ocean pollution with heavy metals and Fukushima radiation, it might be better to boost your omega 3 fatty acids levels daily via a plant based diet.

Ocean pollution with heavy metals has been widely discussed, with mercury levels in the ocean’s surface

New Study Reveals Artificial Sweeteners Linked to Increased Obesity, Diabetes

Jul 17 2017 - 12:52pm
Artificial Sweetener linked to obesity

Could the non-caloric sweetener you use to replace the sugar in your coffee each morning actually be making you fatter? According to a new study from the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, the answer may be yes.

Artificial Sweetener linked to Obesity

Here are 3 plant based omega 3 sources to avoid seafood contaminated by Fukushima radiation

Jul 17 2017 - 6:27am
3 plant based omega 3 sources to avoid seafood contaminated by Fukushima radiation

Now, that all major news outlets are reporting that radioactive water from the Fukushima power plant will be fully dumped into the pacific ocean, you should know that you might have to consume seafood nutrients via other means, as this event alone will completely destroy sea life in the pacific as we know it. So, here are 3 plant based omega 3 sources to avoid seafood contaminated by Fukushima radiation.

To avoid seafood contaminated by Fukushima radiation is definitely what is in store for humanity, since TEPCO has decided to dump radioactive water into the pacific ocean.

Get the Benefits of Turmeric with this Delicious Turmeric Latte Recipe

Jul 13 2017 - 12:43pm
turmeric benefits latte recipe

You have likely heard the buzz about turmeric. This cousin of ginger, common in Indian cooking may be the most effective nutritional supplement you can add to your diet. Keep reading for my recipe for a delicious turmeric latte that you will want to drink every day.

Benefits of Turmeric

Pages