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French lawmaker is proposing all schools go vegetarian! • The Raw Food World News

By Lynn Griffith | September 21, 2015 In the United States, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission reports that discrimination laws apply to employees’ dress and grooming.  Some religions prohibit wearing certain garments and others require hair to be certain lengths.  The law requires employers to make accommodations and be respectful of this, whether it is a newly adopted religious change, or one that has been a part of a person’s life for years. (1) It is interesting that in …

6 Things That Happen To Your Body When You Go Vegetarian

… First “Your body has digestive enzymes that handle the proteins in both meat and plants, and that doesn’t change when you stop eating meat,” explains Liz Applegate, PhD, director of sports nutrition at the University of California, Davis. However, she says, all the indigestible carbohydrates in plant protein sources and other plant-based foods can alter the bacterial profile in your intestines. And researchers believe the new carbs can help boost the population of healthy …

Vegetarian Frozen-Food Company Is Shaking Up the Fast-Food Status Quo

… aisle of the grocery store, microwaves won’t be found on the premises: Everything in the restaurant, even the burger buns, will be made from scratch. So, Why Should You Care? “You’re reading more and more about people cleaning up their ingredients,” Amy’s Kitchen cofounder and co-CEO Andy Berliner said in an interview with Fast Company. “I think it’s happening because consumers are demanding it. It obviously has a long way to go—it’s not easy to change something …

Mary Berry: Vegetarian lasagne  | Daily Mail Online

This makes a real change from the classic lasagne and is well worth trying. If I’m having a party, I often serve both a vegetarian and meat lasagne, and they’re equally popular. For variety, replace some of the mushrooms with butternut squash. To continue reading this article and to access the recipe, please click on this link: Source: Mary Berry: Vegetarian lasagne  | Daily Mail Online …

Why Aamir, Alia, Farhan opted for a vegetarian detox – Life and style

… nutrition consultant, Tripti Gupta. “A detox is a change of diet from what you are currently eating, especially if you have overeaten or indulged in something like alcohol. It helps to get your body back to normal. So, going vegetarian is just one of the ways of detoxing,” says dietician Eileen Canday. She also feels that getting a good source of fibre and hydration of the body are the most positive aspects of a veggie detox. To continue reading this article, please click on this …

Vegetarian restaurant Transformer in Fitzroy is Vegie Bar’s grown-up sibling with real style | Best of Melbourne | Melbourne Lifestyle | | Herald Sun

By Dan Stock, Herald Sun | May 19, 2015 THE Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations tells us to do it. So, too, world cancer research bodies. The Intercontinental Panel on Climate change highlights it as a major contributing factor and don’t even think of getting the likes of Greenpeace or Friends of the Earth started. But the message is starting to sink in. Eating less meat is good for us, and good for the planet. Not that you’d know this from dining at Transformer. In …

Wendy’s testing veggie burger, and people like it | Metro

… comes amid the launch of a petition on change.org by stuntman Steve-O of MTV’s “Jackass” and “Wildboyz,” which asks the fast food chain to add a veggie burger to their menu. The appeal has garnered more than 24,700 of the requested 25,000 signatures in about a week. Likewise, health and wellness author, Kathy Freston launched a similar petition on change.org appealing to McDonald’s for healthy meatless menu options. Were Wendy’s to add the vegetarian burger to their menus …

Oregon companies join vegetarian food fight – Portland Business Journal

… every five years. The 2015 draft, released in February, plays up the health benefits of plant-based diets and includes references to the environmental advantages of reducing or eliminating meat. Both points are being fiercely challenged. While the meat and dairy industries are old hands when it comes to raising their voices, Michele Simon, president of Oakland-based Eat Drink Politics, said the plant-based food world never played a significant role until the current round. She set out to change …

The rise of the flexitarian

… readers. “You need to tread lightly,” she says. Randles, as the name of her blog implies, is among the growing ranks of people who consciously reduce their meat consumption without cutting it out entirely. “Omnivores don’t really understand,” says Randles, who grew up in a carnivorous French family before adopting a flex diet several years ago. Its allure: Eat healthier, prevent animal suffering and fight climate change without the awkwardness of requesting alternative dishes at social …

New science on cholesterol, eggs and vegetarian diets | The Seattle Times

… population, before making recommendations to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Since the guidelines were first released in 1980, some recommendations have remained fairly constant, but changes have popped up over the years in response to science, politics or pressure from the food industry. The DGAC issued its more than 500-page scientific report in February, and this year’s most dramatic change is the removal of …

Other views: Know how that chicken got to your table?

… their own versions mandating more humane housing. In a boost to better treatment, Burger King and other major players in the food service industry have committed to switching entirely to eggs laid by “cage-free” hens. Consumers could inspire action to help chickens raised for meat, particularly in Congress, which could put chickens under the wing, so to speak, of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act. When the public speaks with its dollars, companies listen and producers change their ways. …

This is why I love being vegetarian | Stuff.co.nz

… just a case of learning about how to make nutritious vegan meals and working up the mental strength to say goodbye to Tip Top ice cream. I’m perfectly healthy on a vegetarian diet. My iron levels have always been fine. I have mild arthritis and actually noticed an improvement in this once I stopped eating meat. It might have been a placebo effect, as I had read about the benefits of a vegetarian diet for arthritis before I made the change, but I’ll take a placebo effect if it means …

Empowerment of a vegetarian lifestyle — Sonoma State Star – The university’s student-run newspaper

… that are part of our food industries. They share the secrets corporations are trying to hide. It’s only a matter of time before either our food industries are forced to change their ways, or everyone will choose to live a meatless lifestyle. via Empowerment of a vegetarian lifestyle — Sonoma State Star – The university’s student-run newspaper. …

Fredericksburg woman’s soup business grows organically – Fredericksburg.com: Local Business

… the past which she said were solved in a large part due to a change in diet, does not use processed ingredients in her soups. Blenheim Organic Gardens near Colonial Beach is one of her preferred suppliers for quality vegetables. And in the spring, she hopes to stock up on Snead’s Farm asparagus on Tidewater Trail to offer a cream of asparagus soup. All of her soups are vegetarian or vegan, a choice that reflects her attitude toward healthy living. It also keeps the cost of her soup affordable, …

Vegetarian Kitchen: Long-term vegetarians say a lot has changed for the better, but that’s only half the story – The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

… my words carefully. Telling someone seated near me at the dinner table that I eat this way for ethical reasons implies that his or her food choices are suspect. And who wants to hear that over roast chicken? That said, the dinner party is one area where long-term vegetarian Roberta de Araujo of Portland has noticed a big change. To finish reading this article, click on this link:  via Vegetarian Kitchen: Long-term vegetarians say a lot has changed for the better, but that’s only half the …

The 7 Types of Vegetarians, Because There’s More Than One Way Not To Fry a Fish | Bustle

Here’s a light-hearted and tongue-in-cheek look at vegetarianism: I dipped my toe into the vegetarian pond the summer before my sophomore year of college. I had just seen Food Inc. for the first time (an emotional cinematic experience for my 19-year-old self) and was ready to make a Life change. That summer, I was still pretty unsure about this whole college thing. I had yet to experience that “ah ha” moment the brochures all promised, and I was searching for friends, an academic focus …

Meals on Wheels adds vegetarian options to menu

… driving this change,” she said. “We anticipate that the number of clients requesting the vegetarian option will double within six months.” Meals on Wheels People have delivered food to homebound senior citizens and others since 1970. With the help of 8,500 volunteers, the nonprofit organization serves 5,000 meals daily and 1.2 million meals each year. via Meals on Wheels adds vegetarian options to menu. …

Three Vegetarian Ramen Options That Will Bowl You Over | Westword

People swoon over tonkotsu ramen, with pork bones — including heads and trotters — boiled for twelve or more hours until the broth turns opaque. Vegetarian versions don’t have quite the same heady effect, but some chefs are trying to change that. In my current review of Tokio , I write about what chef-owner Miki Hashimoto calls “ramen air,” with noodles suspended in a thick, orange base fashioned from sweet potatoes, pumpkin, soy milk and miso. The soup stands out …

Meatless Monday to help the Earth | Care2 Healthy Living

… that lowering our meat consumption is also an excellent way to protect the planet. As you contemplate how you can step up your efforts to recycle, conserve energy, and purchase green-friendly products, consider how cutting out meat one day a week can help! Three Meatless Monday Benefits for the Environment: 1. Reduce greenhouse gas emissions and fight climate change Do you opt for walking, biking, or public transportation as often as possible because of the climate-damaging emissions produced by …

Make one of these vegetarian and Middle Eastern-inspired dishes from this London chef’s new cookbook. – Five Days, Five Meals: Yotam Ottolenghi’s Plenty More – Five Days, Five Meals: Yotam Ottolenghi’s Plenty More | Epicurious.com

… dishes and luscious desserts, Plenty More is a must-have for vegetarians and omnivores alike. This visually stunning collection will change the way you cook and eat vegetables. via Make one of these vegetarian and Middle Eastern-inspired dishes from this London chef’s new cookbook. – Five Days, Five Meals: Yotam Ottolenghi’s Plenty More – Five Days, Five Meals: Yotam Ottolenghi’s Plenty More | Epicurious.com. …

GRAY: Vegetarian lifestyle provides many health benefits, saves animals – Daily Nebraskan: Opinion

… believe that all animals are innocent and sentient beings, therefore I can’t bring myself to participate in or support any cruelty or harm toward them. I have never been one to shove my ideals or lifestyle choices down anyone else’s throat. However, I do happen to be a fan of providing information to people who might be interested in my choice or are thinking about making a lifestyle change themselves. There are many reasons why adopting a meatless lifestyle is beneficial. The one that sits …

Sir Paul records ‘vegetarian’ song – Independent.ie

Sir Paul McCartney has stepped up his efforts to persuade people to regularly cut meat from their diet by recording a song, and getting famous pals to appear in the video. Joanna Lumley, Twiggy and actor Woody Harrelson are a mong the familiar faces in the video for his track Meat Free Monday – which he has launched online. Sir Paul has been encouraging people to eat a flesh-free diet once a week to cut down on meat consumption in an effort to slow climate change ahead of this week’s …

When in India, MNCs serve as Indians do

MNCs in this segment innovate swiftly on fare, on learning their business models which work elsewhere won’t do here Multinational companies, by and large, have similar products across markets. However, international fast-food chains have had to change this business model completely, to adapt to Indian preferences.For instance, Pizza Hut, known globally for its pizzas, is counting on rice and vegetarian dishes to grow revenue in India. Items such as vegetable biryani and rice bowls, …

Watch: Manchester United legend Phil Neville gives meat the red card in new PETA video

… would take away a lot of the nutrients that I would require to be a professional footballer and an athlete. I was really ignorant.” Bury-born Neville made the lifestyle change after promising his vegetarian wife Julie, who runs a health food shop at the Trafford Centre, he would try her diet for two weeks. He said: “I started to feel healthier, leaner. I started to feel great. “You can get your proteins, you can get every kind of nutritional values in vegetarian dishes.” He added: “I …

The 8 ways eating vegetarian changed my daily life

… week. It totally sounds crazy but I felt like my face had a new glow to it. I actually wasn’t expecting this change to happen so quickly or even at all but it has been a nice surprise and is a great motivator to keep going. You’ll need to click on the link below if you would like to learn reasons 3 through to 8 … Click here to read the rest of the article : http://www.sevencherubs.com/ …

Thinking outside the box: farmers could make more money switching from cattle to carbon

Changing cattle fields to forests is a cheap way of tackling climate change and saving species threatened with extinction, a new study has found. Researchers from leading universities, including the University of Sheffield, carried out a survey of carbon stocks, biodiversity and economic values from one of the world’s most threatened ecosystems, the western Andes of Colombia. The main use of land in communities is cattle farming, but the study found farmers could make the same or more …

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