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A vegan in the room

22/03/2022  |   Tags: 
  • Vegan diets

Flexible dynamic communication can make vegans more likeable – an essential step in persuading people to change their behaviour!

Acid balance

22/03/2022  |   Tags: 
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Dairy
  • Diabetes
  • Meat

High acid-producing animal foods increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, problems with muscles, joints and bones and kidney disease.

Meat means trouble

22/03/2022  |   Tags: 
  • Fat
  • Meat

Saturated fat from meat may increase the risk of heart disease and stroke more than fat from plant foods.

Fake meat

07/12/2021  |   Tags: 
  • Meat
  • Vegan diets

Meat alternatives can play a role as part of a healthy balanced diet if the ingredients are of good quality.

Death by hot dog

07/12/2021  |   Tags: 
  • The Environment
  • Vegan diets

Swapping meat for veg could help you live longer and cut your carbon footprint.

Soya myths blasted

07/12/2021  |   Tags: 
  • Soya

New research blasting one of the most common myths that soya foods can disrupt our hormones provides reassurance that soya is safe.

Combatting Covid-19

07/12/2021  |   Tags: 
  • covid risk and diet
  • Covid-19
  • Vegan diets

Two new studies show that people following a plant-based diet may have a lower risk of catching covid and if they do, a lower risk of suffering severe disease.

A code red for humanity

07/12/2021  |   Tags: 
  • Climate Crisis
  • The Environment

The IPCC’s new report is a code red for humanity, but there is still time to stop the climate crisis, if we act now.

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