Health Food

Vegan Supermarket Chain Coming To United States In 2016

You’ve heard a plant-based diet is optimal for heath and the environment, but do you ever get dismayed when perusing your local grocery store because you a) either don’t know what to buy or b) feel too tempted by conventional products to make healthy choices?  Perhaps your solution is right around the corner… As The […]

Breaking: WHO Declares Red Meat And Processed Meat To Be Cancer-Causing

Breaking: WHO Declares Red Meat And Processed Meat To Be Cancer-Causing

As was hypothesized would happen, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Monday that bacon, sausage, and other processed meats are as harmful to the human body as cigarettes and asbestos, which are known carcinogens. According to the WHO’s new report, processed meats cause cancer, and red meat likely causes cancer. The Washington Post reports that […]

WHO Likely To Classify Red Meat As “Probably Carcinogenic”

WHO Likely To Classify Red Meat As “Probably Carcinogenic”

In what will most certainly be a huge blow to the meat industry, the World Health Organization (WHO) is reportedly planning to classify red meat, bacon, sausages and other processed meats as “probably carcinogenic to humans.” Backyard functions will be transformed as consumers grill marinated mushroom caps and fish instead of steak and beef burgers, […]

Canadians Are Eating Less Meat, Reports New Study

Canadians Are Eating Less Meat, Reports New Study

There are many great reasons to reduce your consumption of meat; not only does the average vegetarian save around 100 animals each year, it’s been concluded that a plant-based diet is optimal for health and  the environment.  Residents in Canada must be listening to such advice, as meat consumption is reportedly decreasing. A new study from […]

Vegan Burger Chain Raises $108 Million After Turning Down Google’s Buy-Out Offer

Vegan Burger Chain Raises $108 Million After Turning Down Google’s Buy-Out Offer

Remember in August when search engine conglomerate Google tried to buy out Impossible Foods, the infamous California start-up known for its impeccably delicious plant-based fare? Well, as was reported, Impossible Foods turned down the near $300 million buy-out offer and ended up raising $108 million on its own in funding. TechCrunch reports that the veg-burger […]

Watch What Happens When This Man From Amsterdam Gives Up Sugar For One Month

When Sacha Harland, a video team member for Lifehunters based in the Netherlands, decided to ditch refined sugar, he wasn’t sure what to expect. He heard from sources that artificially sweetened, low-nutrient and processed offerings are bad for you but hadn’t experienced first-hand what giving up sugar –  and alcohol, foods with artificial flavors or colors, […]

JetBlue To Test Farm-To-Tray-Table Concept At JFK Airport

JetBlue To Test Farm-To-Tray-Table Concept At JFK Airport

If you’re an individual who spends quite a bit of time in airports, you know you’re better off packing snacks before checking in to avoid the low-nutrient (and over-priced) fare available  between flights. Perhaps someday planning ahead won’t be such a necessity, however, if all airports follow the lead of JetBlue, an airline inspired to […]

Wales Joins 15 Other Countries And Bans GMOs!

Wales Joins 15 Other Countries And Bans GMOs!

Last week, Poland became the fourteenth country in Europe to ban GMOs. One week later, the list of countries against genetically engineered crops has grown, with an estimated 17 EU nations in favor of boycotting GM maize and Monsanto altogether. Rebecca Evans, the Welsh Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, announced that the country of […]