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Do Vegetarians and Vegans Live Longer Than Meat Eaters?
Despite what common myths state, there’s no proof that vegetarians and vegans live longer than omnivores. Find out how this misconception got started.
September 27, 2018
RHR: Why B12 Deficiency Is Significantly Underdiagnosed
Vitamin B12 deficiency is more common than statistics indicate. Today I discuss the right way to get your B12 tested and how to treat it if you are deficient.
May 19, 2017
RHR: The Impacts and Ethics of Eating Meat — with Diana Rodgers
In this episode, I spoke with Diana Rogers, a dietician and organic farmer who regularly writes about animal welfare and environmental issues in the food system.
October 27, 2016
Why Vegetarians and Vegans Should Supplement with DHA
DHA is a crucial nutrient for developing babies, children, and adults, yet there are no DHA sources in vegetarian/vegan diets. Can DHA be obtained by consuming plant-based forms of omega-3? Read on to find out.
September 13, 2016
Eat Meat, Just Source It Sustainably
Do you feel guilty eating meat? Have you been led to believe that a vegetarian or vegan diet is the most environmentally friendly?
August 9, 2016
5 Reasons Why Nearly Everyone (Even Vegetarians) Should Eat Gelatin
There are so many amazing benefits from eating gelatin, including improvements in digestive, skin, and mental health. So why aren’t we eating more of it?
March 6, 2014
Why You Should Think Twice About Vegetarian and Vegan Diets
If you asked the average person on the street whether a vegetarian or vegan diet is healthier than an omnivorous diet, they’d probably say yes. But is this really true?
February 20, 2014
Ask the RD: Are Seeds Healthy and Animal Foods for Vegetarians
In this episode, Laura and Kelsey answer questions about daily nuts and seeds intake and minimum effective dose of animal products to achieve optimum health
February 17, 2014
The Roundup
Here is The Roundup, Edition 7, bringing you the best from around the web from the past two weeks! Blast from the Past This week, Chris Masterjohn, PhD has written two fantastic articles; the first...
June 13, 2013