iOS app Android app

Raw Food

Dear Denver, I Don't Eat Anything With a Face. Where Can I Still Get My Grub On, Yo?

Deborah Lastowka | Posted 03.17.2014 | Denver
Deborah Lastowka

This is not an exhaustive list, but some solid choices for full-time, part-time or questioning vegetarians.

Raw Talent: Sarma Melngailis

Elsa Giannakoudaki | Posted 02.20.2014 | Taste
Elsa Giannakoudaki

Although Sarma is quite vocal about her animal views on social media forums, she does not want to isolate anyone interested in even just trying a raw and/or vegan diet.

Plant Food With Raw Chef Matthew Kenney

Elsa Giannakoudaki | Posted 04.01.2014 | Taste
Elsa Giannakoudaki

Everyone thought the raw diet was a fad soon to pass, but it's alive and well. The concept is that cooking obliterates nutrients in food. Award-win...

Raw Vegan Pizza With Sprouted Nut Cheese

Juhea Kim | Posted 03.24.2014 | Taste
Juhea Kim

This is the dish that will win over anyone -- even my red-blooded, manly-man boyfriend was floored after taking just one bite.

5 Foods You Should Never Eat Raw

The Daily Meal | Posted 03.19.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Long, long ago, humans were capable of eating lots of things raw. Now, not so much.

Becoming Raw Changed My Life

Carol Alt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Carol Alt

In my teens, I ate wheat, gluten, sugar; basically the normal SAD (Standard American Diet). My dietary staples were breads, muffins, baked goods, hamburgers, Chinese food, spaghetti, pizza. If it was junk food -- I ate it.

Raw Cauliflower Couscous Salad

Lauren Golin | Posted 12.02.2013 | Taste
Lauren Golin

This salad is great to eat by itself, on top of a big bed of fresh greens or wrapped up in collard leaves. No baking, steaming, or cooking required!

Too Hot to Cook: Summer Cookbooks for Beating the Heat

Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen | Posted 10.08.2013 | Taste
Mike DeSimone and Jeff Jenssen

The bounty of summer produce available at farmers markets tilts our diet towards the vegetarian end of the spectrum, at least until fall sets in and we start craving heavier fare. Here are some of our favorite finds to help beat summer's heat.

The 10 Best Ways to Eat Raw Vegetables

Food52 | Posted 07.22.2013 | Taste
Food52

Eat your vegetables, in all their raw, crunchy glory.

Chocolate Smiles

Annelie Whitfield | Posted 09.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Annelie Whitfield

Last year my husband and I decided to completely change our life and go and live in a super health-conscious commune in Costa Rica. This documents this amazing experience and gives you an insight into how a young raw food family completely changed their lifestyle.

Taste Test: Juice Press

Posted 06.18.2013 | Taste

We never thought we'd be able to have sweet potato pie on a cleanse.

Tell the FDA You Eat It Raw

Linda Watson | Posted 04.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Watson

What should farmers do to make sure fruits and vegetables are safe to eat? That's the question at the core of listening sessions being held by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The agency is seeking comments on the proposed new Food Safety Modernization Act rules.

Did You Hear the One About the Birth, the Pig and the Logger?

Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH | Posted 04.28.2013 | Science
Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH

Poor Nathanael Johnson. He made a huge error in his new book. Didn't anyone tell him that the way to sell books these days is to skim over the research, tap into the juicy bits that match your preconceived notions and then offer the reader an easy yet extreme solution?

Last-Minute Travel Gift Guide

Karen Loftus | Posted 12.23.2012 | Travel
Karen Loftus

From tech toys to fashion-forward gear and on-the-go gifts that tackle health and wellness while away, this guide covers all lifestyle aspects for the travel savvy.

Cooked Food Called Key Ingredient In Human Evolution

| Posted 10.29.2012 | Science

by Ann Gibbons on 22 October 2012, 4:08 PM | Eating a raw food diet is a recipe for disaster if you're trying to boost your species' brainp...

The Raw Food Diet, Overcooked

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 12.25.2012 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Many foods can be eaten raw, and many foods are the better for it. An emphasis on eating mostly plants is irrefutably good, be they raw or cooked. But the case for raw food diets is oversold, the rhetoric is overheated, and the claims of universal benefits -- substantially overcooked.

The Real Scoop on the Raw Food Diet

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Isaac Eliaz, MD, MS, LAc, integrative medicine pioneer What is the healthiest diet? This question is being asked over and over aga...

Is Raw Food Safe For Dogs?

Posted 07.06.2012 | Healthy Living

By Dr. Marty Becker for Vetstreet Q. I have a co-worker who feeds raw chicken wings to her dog. I thought chicken bones could kill dogs. Is this sa...

13 Foods Served Too Early Or Too Late

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 05.17.2012 | Food

A person's taste for one kind of food or another is usually determined by his or her cultural background, a fact that's clear in thousands of dishes a...

My First Raw Potluck

Sandy Henson Corso | Posted 06.30.2012 | Food
Sandy Henson Corso

Since the beginning of my raw journey, I have dreamed about a place where tons of healthy raw options would be flowing. Because let's face it, unless you are in a big city like LA or New York, there aren't going to be many raw restaurants around.

Yes, This Man Is Eating A Live Scorpion

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.19.2011 | Weird News

"To Louis, anything is food," the Facebook page for Louis Cole's web series Food For Louis states in its information section. You would think tha...

Meeting the Guru Who Inspired Me to Go Vegan

Sandy Henson Corso | Posted 10.29.2011 | Healthy Living
Sandy Henson Corso

I began watching his very inspiring and zany videos day and night. After a week of watching, I got out my juicer. Then I went out and bought a boatload of produce. I began juicing and eating lots of raw food via Dan's recipes.

Rawesome Shutdown: The War on Food Freedom

Shiva Rose | Posted 10.09.2011 | Green
Shiva Rose

It always seemed preposterous to me that we have to continuously fight to maintain our reproductive rights, but now the government has decided they are going to determine what we eat, as well.

6 Months As A Raw Vegan: Does It Work?

Sandy Henson Corso | Posted 08.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Sandy Henson Corso

I recently became a raw vegan, and over the past six months I have received tons of emails from people interested in learning more about my raw vegan life.

Raw Vegan 3 Months: 35 Pounds Lighter

Sandy Henson Corso | Posted 06.27.2011 | Food
Sandy Henson Corso

I have been on many diets -- probably every diet ever created  -- but being raw is different. It feels like a way of life, not a means to an end.