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The Meat Industry Is Seeing Red Over Potential Dietary Recommendations

The Meat Industry Is Seeing Red Over Potential Dietary Recommendations

AP  03.12.2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — The meat industry is seeing red. Meat companies have tried to rehabilitate an image tarnished in recent years by health...
Love Bacon AND Animals? 'Reducetarianism' May Be For You

Love Bacon AND Animals? 'Reducetarianism' May Be For You

Arin Greenwood  03. 6.2015
What do you call a vegetarian who sometimes eats bacon? "Regular old failure" is one term that might come to mind, given that some 80...
Nutrition Panel Urges Americans to Eat Green, Limit Sugar, Drink Coffee and More

Nutrition Panel Urges Americans to Eat Green, Limit Sugar, Drink Coffee and More

Dr. Lisa Young  02.26.2015
The report by the committee eased certain restrictions (those for cholesterol, total fat, and coffee) and stressed limits for other restrictions...
Digesting the New Veganomic Guidelines

Digesting the New Veganomic Guidelines

Melanie Young  02.25.2015
As with any major proceeding there's a debate period. In this case, it's a 45-day open forum that started Feb. 19, where nutrition and...
We're Fat And Sick And The Broccoli Did It!

We're Fat And Sick And The Broccoli Did It!

David Katz, M.D.  02.24.2015
It's no big surprise that someone untrained in research methods would tell us all what the research really means and why the scientists...
In Defense of Animals

In Defense of Animals

Matthieu Ricard  02.20.2015
By caring for animals as well, we do not love human beings less. We actually can love them better because our altruistic love grows stronger...
Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Jerry Zezima  02.18.2015
According to an old saying, you are what you eat. Since I am full of baloney, I eat what I am. Unfortunately, I don't know what to eat...

Hamburger for My Valentine

Jacob Peters  02.14.2015
This Valentine's Day, McDonald's should make a concrete commitment to serve meat raised without the routine use of antibiotics. This commitment...
The Best Pot Roast Recipes You'll Ever Make

The Best Pot Roast Recipes You'll Ever Make

Alison Spiegel  02.12.2015
If you haven't made a pot roast yet this season, get on it!

Free Your Mind: Why You Are Not What You Eat

Miriam Ava  02.10.2015
It's vital to nourish your body, and that's exactly why it's wise to not identify with what you eat. "I'm vegan." "I'm paleo." "I'm...
Cheap Meat Comes at High Cost to Farm Animals, Wildlife

Cheap Meat Comes at High Cost to Farm Animals, Wildlife

Stephanie Feldstein  02. 2.2015
Nestled in the fields of Nebraska is a farmhouse of horrors where government scientists experiment on pigs, cows and sheep with disturbing...

The Humane Omnivore: An Oxymoron?

Neil Zevnik  01.26.2015
Is it possible to consume animal protein and still lay claim to a modicum of concern for animal welfare? I don't propose to answer that...
Starving and Torturing Animals With $22 Million of Your Tax Dollars

Starving and Torturing Animals With $22 Million of Your Tax Dollars

Bruce Friedrich  01.21.2015
It should go without saying that the federal government should not be spending tens of millions of dollars to do research and development...