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Vegan Celebrities Hurt Farmers’ Mental Health, Complains Union

Reading Time: 3 minutes Vegan celebrities like Joaquin Phoenix who speak out about animal agriculture have been accused of hurting livestock farmers’ mental health. Minette Batters, president of the National Farmers Union (NFU), has accused Phoenix of ‘hurting’ the mental wellbeing of farmers as a result of his vegan advocacy. ‘Real life consequences’ Speaking at the union’s annual conference, […]

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Mushrooms Can Help Lower Risks Of Depression, Say Scientists In New Study

Reading Time: 2 minutes Mushrooms have been found to benefit mental health in a new US study. Penn State College of Medicine reveals that fungi may help reduce the risk of developing depression. Mushroom study For the study, Mushroom intake and depression: A population-based study using data from the US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, data was collected […]

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Donté Colley Shares Plant-Based Physical And Mental Health Transformation With 860,000 Instagram Followers

Reading Time: < 1 minute Dancer and content creator Donté Colley boasted the benefits of going plant-based with his more than 860,000 Instagram followers. ‘I have never felt this good in a very long time – both mentally and physically’, the Canadian TikTok star said. He adopted a plant-based diet three months ago. Donté Colley In addition to his ‘entirely’ […]

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Vegan Trainer Purposely Gains 25Kg Of Fat To Boast Weight Loss On Whole-Food Diet

Reading Time: 2 minutes A vegan fitness trainer intentionally put on 25kg of ‘pure fat’ to boast the weight loss potential of following a whole-food plant-based diet plan. Andrew Roberts increased his body fat by 17 percent in just six months. Now he is declared medically obese. However, over the next six months, he is documenting his journey on […]

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Headlines Saying Vegans Are More Depressed Than Meat-Eaters Are Veggie-Bashing Nonsense

Reading Time: 2 minutes A story in Metro UK this week says vegetarians and vegans ‘are more likely to be depressed and meat is good for mental health’. This is, of course, nonsense. The story implies that eating meat could help your mental health, but that’s not what the study it was based on actually says – a classic case of […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Ex-Veteran To Run 5,800 Miles For Charity In World Record Attempt – Praises Veganism For Quick Recovery

Reading Time: < 1 minute Vegan ex-veteran Paul William Minter aims to run a staggering 5,800 miles for charity in a World Record attempt. Starting November 28, Minter plans to run between 30 and 50 miles a day – until he has covered the entire circumference of the U.K – as part of a fundraising campaign for his charity Head Up. The […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Ex-Veteran Who Lived Off ‘Fish And Egg’ Diet Turns Vegan: ‘I Could Never Go Back’

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ex-veteran Paul William Minter says he ‘could never go back’ to eating animal products after discovering veganism at the beginning of this year. Minter, who will soon be running the circumference of the U.K to raise money for his mental health charity Head Up, made the comment in an exclusive interview with Plant Based News. […]