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How I Overcame Crippling Arthritis and Returned to Elite-Level Fitness

How I Overcame Crippling Arthritis and Returned to Elite-Level Fitness

The time was August 2000, I had just won a Gold Medal in two of the biggest Brazilian Ju-jitsu tournaments in the world and opened my first Monkey Bar Gymnasium. Needless to say I was feeling pretty darn good! Three years later and things had changed dramatically. Although my gym was doing great, I could barely train ju-jitsu anymore or […]

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Vegan Recipe: Rip Esselstyn’s Mighty Muffins for Mother’s Day

Vegan Recipe: Rip Esselstyn’s Mighty Muffins for Mother’s Day

Makes 6 large muffins or 1 enormous loaf Ingredients: 3 cups oat bran 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 tablespoons sweetener Juice of 1 lemon 1 large apple, grated 6 brown bananas, lightly mashed (leave some chunks) 1/4 cup walnuts, chopped or halved 1/4 cup raisins 3/4 cup water Instructions: – Preheat oven to 375F. – Combine the […]

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Amazon.com Lists Top 100 Best-selling Vegan Cookbooks

Amazon.com Lists Top 100 Best-selling Vegan Cookbooks

Amazon.com Best Sellers offers readers its top 100 vegan cookbooks, ranked in order based on sales. The list is updated hourly, and with the increase in the number of people exploring a vegan and vegetarian lifestyle, whether full-time or part-time, it will likely see many additions full of wonderful resources. Some of the top sellers include: Vegan Cooking for Carnivores: Over […]

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Join the Food Revolution Summit Online for a Life-Changing Week

Join the Food Revolution Summit Online for a Life-Changing Week

Pioneering author of Diet for a New America, John Robbins has assembled a virtual “Who’s Who” of the vegan movement for an 8-day online exchange of ideas called the “Food Revolution Summit,” after his 2001 book The Food Revolution. John Robbins could have inherited the Baskin-Robbins fortune and empire. But he walked away from all the money and the power. Why? He […]

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Learn It Live Launches Free Online Health Symposium

Learn It Live Launches Free Online Health Symposium

    Learn It Live, the online learning website that connects people to experts through live video-conferencing, announced today that its flagship Learn It Live Eudaimonia Symposium is launching and available for free for people worldwide. The Symposium is a world-class online health event that features over 40 of the very top experts in health, nutrition, and fitness, and is […]

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The Engine 2 Kitchen Rescue with Rip Esselstyn

The Engine 2 Kitchen Rescue with Rip Esselstyn

Forks Over Knives has released a brand-new DVD, “The Engine 2 Kitchen Rescue, with Rip Esselstyn.” In the 52-minute video, Rip teaches the White and Wali families the basics of a whole-food, plant-based diet. Rip guides these families through pantry clean-outs, teaches them how to navigate grocery store aisles, and provides cooking lessons to make delicious “plant-strong” meals. Recipes and […]

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Forks Over Knives: This Movie Can Save Your Life

Forks Over Knives: This Movie Can Save Your Life

What has happened to us? Despite the most advanced medical technology in the world, we are sicker than ever by nearly every measure. Two out of every three of us are overweight. Cases of diabetes are exploding, especially amongst our younger population. About half of us are taking at least one prescription drug. Major medical operations have become routine, helping […]

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Dole Urges Americans to Eat More Real Fruits, Veggies

Dole Urges Americans to Eat More Real Fruits, Veggies

Dole Nutrition Institute Joins National Food Day Campaign and the Center for Science in the Public Interest in Urging Americans to “Eat Real” on October 24, 2011. The Dole Nutrition Institute (DNI), a division of Dole Food Company, Inc., announced its support for and participation in Food Day, a national campaign organized by the nonprofit Center for Science in the […]

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Vegetarian Diets Are More Nutritious Than Animal Food Diets

Vegetarian Diets Are More Nutritious Than Animal Food Diets

Results from a recent study eliminates the common misconception that vegetarian diets are deficient in important nutrients that most people get from animal foods, according to an article in the July issue of Food Nutrition & Science. The study conducted by Eastern Michigan University and published in The Journal of the American Dietetic Association, shows that vegetarian diets are nutrient […]

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