• LA Goes Vegan! The World Vegan Summit & Expo Comes to Marina Del Rey

    At the World Vegan Summit & Expo, to be held at the Marina del Rey Marriott on March 20-22, 2015, speakers, thinkers, movers and shakers will meet to focus advocacy and activism on creating a compassionate, healthy, environmentally-sustainable vegan world, with the abolition of all use of other animals for food, clothing, entertainment, experimentation, and (impossibly unattainable) “humane animal products.” […]

    LA Goes Vegan! The World Vegan Summit & Expo Comes to Marina Del Rey
  • 1711 Ti Sana Detox Retreat in Italy: New Healtheatarian Program

    Ti Sana, Italy’s premier detox Retreat & Spa, has implemented a number of changes to its signature lifestyle wellness program Healtheatarian. Healtheatarian program is set to help people optimize their energy levels, enjoy greater vitality and better quality of life, reduce the risk of cancer, cardiovascular and degenerative diseases. The aim is to help people learn to set up and […]

    1711 Ti Sana Detox Retreat in Italy: New Healtheatarian Program
  • Endangered Species Chocolate: American-made Using Fair Trade Cocoa from West Africa

    Endangered Species Chocolate (ESC) has received certification by Fairtrade America and is now offering the first ever chocolate bars made in America from Fairtrade certified West African cocoa beans that can be fully traced from farm to chocolate bar. ESC has committed that only fully traceable cocoa beans sustainably grown and harvested under Fairtrade standards will be used to make […]

    Endangered Species Chocolate: American-made Using Fair Trade Cocoa from West Africa
  • Actor Jared Leto Joins WWF as Global Ambassador

    Academy Award-winning actor, musician and director Jared Leto is now a WWF global ambassador. In this role, Leto will work with WWF to raise awareness of the most urgent, critical issues facing our planet. Leto recently traveled to South Africa with WWF to learn first-hand about wildlife crime and specifically the rhino poaching crisis and WWF’s efforts to save rhino […]

    Actor Jared Leto Joins WWF as Global Ambassador
  • Namibia: In Search of the Endangered Desert Rhino

    The world’s premier nature travel company, Natural Habitat Adventures has created a safari expedition for travelers to learn in depth while in the company of World Wildlife Fund (WWF) scientists and rhino conservation experts about Namibia’s endangered black rhinoceros. Namibia: In Search of the Desert Rhino, offered this fall and next, provides a chance to track this rare animal that […]

    Namibia: In Search of the Endangered Desert Rhino
  • How Fiber Lowers Cholesterol

    Fiber bulks, speeds, and dilutes the intestinal waste stream to facilitate the removal of excess cholesterol from the body. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2015/02/19/dont-forget-fiber/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

    How Fiber Lowers Cholesterol
  • Impecca: Eco-Friendly Natural Bamboo/Wood Keyboards & Cases for Smartphones and Tablets

    Impecca, a leader in audio, video, and computer related products, announced today that they are now shipping the new Impecca bamboo and wood smartphone and tablet accessories: the Impecca Bamboo Bluetooth Keyboard for tablets, smartphones, iPhones, Androids, and Bluetooth compatible devices — and natural Impecca Bamboo and Wood Cases for iPhone 6, iPad Air and iPad mini. The newest additions […]

    Impecca: Eco-Friendly Natural Bamboo/Wood Keyboards & Cases for Smartphones and Tablets
  • World Pistachio Day is February 26th

    A search for pistachios on Pinterest brings up results ranging from appetizers to main courses, and even desserts and smoothies. Pistachios are popping up on restaurant menus, in salad kits and in the snack bags of professional athletes. Whether you’re already a fan of pistachios or you’re looking for a new healthy snack, there’s no better time to embrace the […]

    World Pistachio Day is February 26th
  • EcoChic Lifestyles Offers One of a Kind Eco-friendly Designs

      EcoChic Lifestyles is a new line of interior and outdoor furniture made from reclaimed tropical fishing boats salvaged from tsunamis in Southeast Asia. EcoChic is helping clean up the coasts with its beautiful line of reclaimed wood furnishings. Founded by Megan Risdon, a dedicated vegan and yogi, EcoChic Lifestyles offers its discriminating clients vivid, inviting furnishings that evoke the […]

    EcoChic Lifestyles Offers One of a Kind Eco-friendly Designs
  • The Cilantro Gene

    Why are there such polarizing opinions about the taste of the fresh herb cilantro (also known as coriander leaves)? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

    The Cilantro Gene

Cooking & Recipes »

Vegan Dinner Recipe: Vegetable Paella

Vegan Dinner Recipe: Vegetable Paella

February 12, 2015 at 2:56 pm

Photo credit: keepinitkind.com/ By Miriam Balcazar Traditional vegetable paella can be prepared with a wide array of vegetables. You can substitute your favorite in-season...

Diet & Nutrition »

How Fiber Lowers Cholesterol

How Fiber Lowers Cholesterol

February 19, 2015 at 9:16 pm

Fiber bulks, speeds, and dilutes the intestinal waste stream to facilitate the removal of excess cholesterol from the body. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2015/02/19/dont-forget-fiber/ More...

Dining Out »

IKEA To Debut Vegan Meatballs in April

IKEA To Debut Vegan Meatballs in April

January 31, 2015 at 5:21 pm

PETA began engaging IKEA on adding vegan options to its in-store restaurant menu in 2011, and last year, IKEA announced that it would be adding vegetarian—but not vegan—meatballs...

Health »

Stool pH and Colon Cancer

Stool pH and Colon Cancer

February 24, 2015 at 10:53 am

Fermentation of fiber in the gut may help explain the dramatic differences in colorectal cancer incidence around the world. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and...

Lifestyle »

LA Goes Vegan! The World Vegan Summit & Expo Comes to Marina Del Rey

LA Goes Vegan! The World Vegan Summit & Expo Comes to Marina Del Rey

February 23, 2015 at 10:57 am

At the World Vegan Summit & Expo, to be held at the Marina del Rey Marriott on March 20-22, 2015, speakers, thinkers, movers and shakers will meet to focus advocacy and...

Wellness »

Spas of America Announces Top 100 Spas

Spas of America Announces Top 100 Spas

January 9, 2015 at 3:23 pm

Spas of America announced its annual ranking of the Top 100 Spas of 2014, based on consumer behavior on its website. “2014 was a very strong year for the North American...

Travel »

1711 Ti Sana Detox Retreat in Italy: New Healtheatarian Program

1711 Ti Sana Detox Retreat in Italy: New Healtheatarian Program

February 20, 2015 at 3:30 pm

Ti Sana, Italy’s premier detox Retreat & Spa, has implemented a number of changes to its signature lifestyle wellness program Healtheatarian. Healtheatarian program...