Why I Became a Vegetarian — Nourish (Reblog)

Deciding to become a vegetarian 25 years ago was an impulse decision that I have never regretted making. I didn’t like the way eating meat made me feel, nor did I like the slaughtering of animals. And so one day, while separating the raw chicken breasts in a value pack into smaller portions, I stopped and thought about what I was holding in my hands and asked myself if this, if eating meat, was really something I felt good about. My wife didn’t need any convincing and just like that, we became vegetarians. We’ve never looked back, and year by year, as the research on the benefits of living a vegetarian lifestyle increase, I feel proud of the choice that we made.

Why I Became a Vegetarian — Nourish

Should I blame my vegan diet for my broken wrists? — Borden’s Blather (Reblog)

A new research study was just published that suggests that vegans are more prone to bone fractures as compared to people who eat fish or meat. The study was based on data from nearly 55,000 people – of which nearly 2,000 were vegans – and found those not eating meat or fish were 43% more […]

Should I blame my vegan diet for my broken wrists? — Borden’s Blather

The January Diet — Heather Sherwood Fitness (Reblog)

January is when traditionally people go on ‘a diet’. The word ‘Diet’ conjures up images of restriction, lettuce leaves, starving, no chocolate, cakes or sweets, cutting out carbs, cutting out fat … the list goes on. What ‘Diet’ actually means is the sum of food consumed by a person – what we actually put in […]

The January Diet — Heather Sherwood Fitness

Facts and Myths About Keto Diet Plans — Optimal Health (Reblog)

The ketogenic or keto diet has grown in popularity in the last few years. However, keto diet plans have been in existence for nearly 100 years. The ketogenic diet dates back to 1921 when a Mayo Clinic physician expressed the concept of using a low-carbohydrate, high-fat diet. The keto diet plan revolves around consuming food […]

Facts and Myths About Keto Diet Plans — Optimal Health