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Nourishing?

“In the next ten years, one of the things you’re bound to hear is that animal protein is one of the most toxic nutrients of all that can be considered. Quite simply, the more you substitute plant foods for animal … Continue reading

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Was Jolie Duped by her Doctors?

While I believe that Angelina Jolie is courageous for the choice she made, I’m still deciding how I feel about what she did. I wonder if her surgeries were necessary. Could she have done something less extreme to reduce her … Continue reading

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Cancer fund says avoid processed meat

Originally posted on Of Course Vegan:
Processed meat should be avoided for cancer reasons, says cancer fund. A new report from the World Cancer Research Fund International is calling on people to avoid eating processed meat, saying there is a…

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What Are Your Thoughts On Jolie’s Decision?

I was shocked when I read that Angelina Jolie chose to have a preventative double mastectomy. I feel for Jolie. I know that her decision must have been heart wrenching. Still, I can’t help but wonder if such a radical procedure was … Continue reading

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Whole Has Launched!

The China Study by Dr. T. Colin Campbell details the connection between nutrition and heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. It’s a powerful book! It was one of the key books that moved me to adopt a plant-based diet. I just learned … Continue reading

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Chicago’s Mayor Champions the Engine 2 Diet!

I was excited when one of my readers (thanks Deborah!) sent me a link about how Chicago’s mayor, Rahm Emanuel, asked his city’s residents to consider a vegan diet to improve their health. What’s more, he specifically endorsed The Engine … Continue reading

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2 Vegans in Venice Beach

If you read my LA in a Day! post, you know that my husband and I didn’t get to see much of Venice Beach while my sis-in-law was visiting. So, we decided to spend the day there yesterday. Parking was … Continue reading

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7 Simple Steps to Superior Health

Want to lose weight? Dramatically reduce your risk for cancer heart disease and a host of other diseases? Enjoy superior health? Live a long, healthy life? You can find answers to all these questions in Joel Fuhrman’s Eat to Live. … Continue reading

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Is Cancer Preventable?

Several months ago my neighbor’s son was diagnosed with leukemia. Although I’ve never met him – I feel for him. Cancer scares the crap out of me, and I can only imagine the hell he’s living through. What’s more, it’s … Continue reading

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Milk…It Does a Body Bad!

I recently watched a re-run of the show, Frasier, where Roz is pregnant and has a meltdown after realizing that she’s run out of milk. “I’m going to be a terrible mother,” she cries to Frasier. Not knowing what’s upset … Continue reading

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