Health news can be pretty daunting. Virtually every day, we hear discouraging news about heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. But it’s not all gloom and doom. Let’s take a look at the following three recent reports and focus on ways that we can stay healthy:
● According to Yale University researchers, cold weather, high …
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Animal Rahat is a PETA-supported charity that helps donkeys, bullocks, ponies, or other “working animals” in India. I’d like you to meet just two of the donkeys who were rescued by Animal Rahat staffers and now spend their days lounging around at the Animal Rahat retirement center.
Devi was discovered by the Animal Rahat team on the side …
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“Change may be scary and challenging, but we’ve seen that before. We haven’t gotten to where we are in life without change.”
This quote, taken from the preface of Never Too Late to Go Vegan: The Over-50 Guide to Adopting and Thriving on a Plant-Based Diet by Carol J. Adams, Patti Breitman, and Virginia Messina, M.P.H., R.D., …
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When PETA President Ingrid E. Newkirk travels the U.S. on her nationwide Naked Truth speaking tour, she makes a point to recognize some of PETA’s most active members. PETA is able to reach more people and help more animals because of their dedication, generosity, and ingenuity, and I’d like to tell you just a bit about their efforts.
Nanci Alexander …
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Check out vegan bodybuilder Jim Morris —Elton John’s ex-bodyguard—in PETA’s newest ad urging people to go vegan to improve their health and increase their life expectancy.
Pretty buff for a septuagenarian, huh?
He broke the color barrier in bodybuilding, and now he’s breaking the age barrier as PETA’s most senior pin-up to promote vegan eating. Jim is also the …
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The following article was written by Karen Porreca and Heather Moore.
‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was suffering, not even a mouse.
The stockings were stuffed with cruelty-free snacks and animal-friendly presents were piled up in stacks.
The kids dressed in PJs, tucked …
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Breaking news: A new study from Harvard Medical School suggests that drinking milk as a teen doesn’t prevent broken bones later in life.
OK, OK—I’m sorry for the “breaking news” pun. I couldn’t resist. But when researchers analyzed findings from participants in the Nurses’ Health Study and the Health Professional Follow-Up Study, they found that teenage milk consumption wasn’t associated …
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