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Vegan Diet Blamed For Acne, Depression, And Gas: Expert Refutes Claims

Reading Time: 3 minutes A recent story in the Daily Mail carried a headline saying: “Dangers of a vegan diet: Why a plant-based diet can crush your energy, skin and make you depressed.” The article goes on to warn us that ‘vegans who don’t get enough vitamin B12 and protein can have a nutritional deficiency which causes them to feel […]

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Scare Tactics and Misinformation About Dairy Are Backfiring

Reading Time: 3 minutes Last week we wrote about the massive influx of misinformation around milk in the UK. The BBC posted an article with the headline “Dairy-free diets warning over risk to bone health”. That article was apparently based on a press release from the National Osteoporosis Society. The press release triggered a tsunami of hyperbolic headlines around […]

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New Film Showcases The Progress The Vegan Movement Has Made Throughout 2016

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vegan 2016 has recently launched, which showcases the progress veganism has made in the last 12 months, as well as highlighting the challenges this social justice movement faces. The full film can be watched below: ? Featuring: VEGNEWS (many of the article were taken from this news outlet) – EARTHLINGS EXPERIENCE: VEGSOURCE (much […]

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IN PICTURES: 2017 The Year Veganism Went Mainstream

Reading Time: 15 minutes This year has seen incredible strides forward in the vegan movement – with more people choosing the lifestyle. Large brands have started to sit up and take notice of the increasing demand for plant-based products. The word ‘vegan’ is used more and more in the mainstream media, and animal agriculture is starting to look at […]