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Carl's Jr. Introduces The First "All-Natural" Fast-Food Burger

While it's normally frowned upon to begin anything with a definition, I think that, in this case, it's an important place to start. The USDA defines...

Emi Boscamp
December 10 2014

First Vegetarian Butcher Shop To Open In Minneapolis

When you think of a butcher shop, you likely picture sausage links dangling alongside dry-aged ribs and a display case full of all different cuts of...

Emi Boscamp
December 9 2014

Most Vegetarians & Vegans End Up Eating Meat Again

Apparently, the fat, juicy steaks of the world have cast some sort of spell over us.

Emi Boscamp
December 4 2014

The Real Reason Red Meat Is Bad For Your Heart

We know that red meat and hearts don't get along, but we're only just beginning to understand what happens in the body that leads to conditions like...

Emi Boscamp
November 6 2014

11 Healthy Grocery Items That Are Worth The Splurge

When I teach cooking classes in people’s homes, one of the most popular questions I get asked, aside from how to not cry while chopping onions, is...

Phoebe Lapine
October 11 2014

Why Anne Hathaway Ditched Veganism

How has your experience with veganism affected you?

Emi Boscamp
October 10 2014

Could Eating Meat Give You Diabetes? A Cardiologist Explains

I know, I know. Here goes Debbie Downer again, bursting your bubble as you consider biting into a sirloin burger, salmon steak, or grilled chicken...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
August 12 2014

The Most Environmentally Harmful Thing You Eat

Believe it or not, choosing between a burger and a chicken sandwich can affect more than just your waistline.


Why We Need To Stop Misuse Of Antibiotics In Agriculture

Applegate, the leading brand of antibiotic-free meat in the U.S., is at the forefront of the movement to stop the misuse of antibiotics in...

July 22 2014

Study Says That If You Want To Help The Environment, Eat Less Meat

It turns out that being a vegan might mean you're also helping to save the environment ... or, at least harm it a lot less than your meat-eating...

July 2 2014

Why I'm Eating Meat Again & Loving It

As I'm writing this article, I know that I'm going to receive criticism. However, I feel it is my duty as a certified health and life coach to be...

7 Scary Ways Meat Is Messing Up Your Body

No aspect of wellness is as loudly debated as how we should eat. People just don’t argue over styles of yoga, meditation, or exercise the way they do...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
June 13 2014

5 Facts That Will Make You Think Twice Before Eating Chicken

Though America still eats more meat than any virtually other country in the world, consumption at home has been on a downward slide for the past...

Frank Lipman, M.D.
June 10 2014

10 Rules To Eat The Cleanest Foods Possible

When it comes to purchasing food, protecting our bodies often goes hand-in-hand with protecting the environment ... so if you follow a few simple...

Maria Benardis
June 6 2014

How To Date Someone With A Drastically Different Diet

In a perfect world, we'd all find our dietary counterpart. Our gluten-free girlfriend, our plant-based partner, our lactose intolerant lover, our...

Talia Pollock
May 28 2014

How To Ease Back Into A Healthy Life After Finishing A Cleanse

One of the biggest mistakes people make when detoxing is failing to transition back to normal eating gracefully, which can lead to extra weight gain...

Sarah Mae Ives
May 25 2014

Here's How To Avoid Carcinogens When You're Grilling

After our wicked cold winter this year, we’re oh-so-ready to just get outside. One of the iconic outdoor summer activities is grilling: Let The Flames...

Will Clower, PhD
May 21 2014

Are Big Macs Killing The Bees?

There’s a beautiful beach called Crystal Cove near my home, so close that my partner Tania and I, who consider it our personal sanctuary, walk on the...

David Robinson Simon
April 20 2014

How & Why I've Reintroduced Animal Products Into My Diet

For almost four years, I was progressively removing all types of animal products from my diet (including milk, eggs, and even fish). Although I've...

Pauline Hanuise
December 29 2013

Why The New Rules On Antibiotics Aren't Enough

The federal Food and Drug Administration’s call for the livestock industry to voluntarily stop dosing healthy animals with antibiotics is “is long...

Environmental Working Group
December 13 2013