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  • Oct
  • 22

Want to Fight Breast Cancer? Think Green

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The most potent weapon against breast cancer could be in your kitchen.

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  • Oct
  • 9

Are You a Meat-Eating ‘Environmentalist’? Think Again

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PETA has long said that you can’t be a meat-eating environmentalist , and an alarming new study shows that we have no time to waste in ditching chicken kebabs and steak sandwiches and choosing humane veggie burgers and falafel instead. According to the Worldwatch Institute , our appetite for meat is taking a tremendous toll on precious resources such as land and water—while also taking …

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  • Sep
  • 30

Why Is Adopting an Animal Companion Good for Seniors?

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Research has shown that seniors benefit physically and mentally from having an animal companion.

Sure, adopting a homeless animal will improve his or her life, but did you know that an animal companion can improve your life, too? And we’re not just talking about rescued animals who have literally returned the favor and rescued their adopters. According to Alan Beck, director …

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  • Sep
  • 29

San Diego Mexican Restaurant Debuts All-Vegan Menu

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Casa de Reyes in San Diego, California, teamed up with PETA to offer its first all-vegan menu, which was unveiled to the public on September 13. And since two of my favorite things are PETA and vegan Mexican food, I had to try it out! So my husband and I rounded up some of our friends, and we …

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  • Sep
  • 22

Did You Know That Going Vegan Could Reduce Your Risk of Cancer?

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A new study from the U.K. says extra pounds and obesity increase a person’s risk of cancer.

“You are what you eat” has never been truer. Researchers in the U.K. have found that people who are overweight or obese have a greater risk of developing the most common types of cancer. A seven-year study of 5 million people concluded that carrying extra …

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  • Sep
  • 18

Fit, 50-Plus, and Fabulous … There’s Still Time to Enter PETA Prime’s Contest!

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Calling all 50-and-over vegans! PETA Prime is excited to annouce the start of the 2014 contest . Show the world how sexy and beautiful being vegan at any age is.

PETA is looking for the sexiest vegan man and woman over 50, and we’re giving each winner an unforgettable three-night stay for two at a luxurious Guatemalan eco-resort .

If you’re a vegan …

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  • Sep
  • 2

Keep Animals Safe From Fall Poison Dangers

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About this time every year, there’s a tree on my mom’s street that sprouts a large, orangey mushroom at its base. This is a “chicken of the woods “ mushroom that, you guessed it, tastes just like chicken. Rinsed, sliced into chunks, and sautéed, it’s the perfect cruelty-free addition to pasta sauce and stir-fries.

However, not all mushrooms are as kitchen-ready …

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