Vegetarianism
Vegetarianism /ˈvɛdʒətɛəriənɪzəm/ is the practice of abstaining from the consumption of meat (red meat, poultry, seafood and the flesh of any other animal), and may also include abstention from by-pr...
Vegetarianism - Wikipedia
Activists branded with hot iron to expose animal cruelty (Paris)
Performance Artist Jacqueline Traide Gets Tortured Like an Animal to Raise Awareness for Animal Cosmetics Testing in Regent Street, London. Activists branded with hot irons, covered in blood and wrap...
Marquage au fer rouge de plusieurs vegans
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Watch a vegetarian eat meat for the first time in 22 years
Stephanie Potakis, casting director at The Onion, hasn't consumed meats since fourth grade. So we took her to a steakhouse in Chicago and fed her expensive m...
Vegan mom charged with malnourishing 11-month-old son
A Pennsylvania mother has been charged with child endangerment after investigators found her 11-month-old son allegedly malnourished after being fed only nuts and fruit.
How to lure people put off by the freakiness of lab-made meat?
There's an effort afoot to change the the way people perceive high-tech versions of old-fashioned food—and it's happening far outside the laboratory. For years, food technology companies have referred...
Meat Makers: the artificial beef revolution
Can we improve on nature? The race is on to create man-made meat...
Vegetarian Mushroom Stew
Preparation time 10 min. If you like chicken you can start frying the chicken pieces and then add the rest of the ingredients .
Dutch Government Places Historic Limit On Meat
Citizens of the Netherlands urged to drastically limit meat consumption and replace with vegan sources of protein.
Plants Know They Are Being Eaten
Vegetarians and vegans pay heed. New research shows plants know when they're being eaten. And they don't like it. That plants possess an intelligence is not new knowledge, but according to Modern Far...
Look at what our obsession with white meat has done to chickens
Chickens look (a lot) different than they did 50 years ago. Americans prefer white meat. This 30 year trend is pushing the limits of what is biologically possible and humane.
The tyranny of olive oil
Olive oil is known as the "healthy alternative" to butter, but does that matter to real cooks and consumers? Get their opinions and the fast facts on butter, olive oil and saturated fats.
Preliminary Results Suggest Mediterranean Diet Reduces Breast Cancer Risk
A new study suggests there may be a way for women to dramatically reduce their risk of breast cancer, without cutting calories, losing weight or taking medication. Women who were randomly assigned to ...
Quick And Easy Vegan Mac & Cheese
Pro tip: make enough for seconds.
400 Million Fewer Animals Were Killed for Food Last Year vs. 2007 Because People Are Eating Less Meat
From comments by Governor Jerry Brown to reports from the U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, there’s widespread agreement that everyone needs to eat more plants. Where there’s less consensus,...
Mediterranean Diet Decreases Vulnerability To Uterine Cancer, Claims Study
published in the May 27 issue of the British Journal of Cancer has established positive links between Mediterranean diet and reduced risks of uterine cancer. Cristina Bosetti of the Istituto di Ricerc...
History of vegetarianism
The history of vegetarianism has its roots in the civilizations of ancient India and ancient Greece. Vegetarianism is the theory and practice of voluntary non-consumption of the flesh of any animal (i...
History of vegetarianism - Wikipedia
Vegetarianism and religion
Vegetarianism is strongly linked with a number of religions that originated in ancient India (Jainism, Hinduism and Buddhism). In Jainism, vegetarianism is mandatory for everyone; in Hinduism and Maha...
Vegetarianism and religion - Wikipedia
Lacto vegetarianism
A lacto vegetarian (sometimes referred to as a lactarian; from the Latin root lact-, milk) diet is a vegetarian diet that includes dairy products such as milk, cheese, yogurt, butter, ghee, cream, and...
Ovo-lacto vegetarianism
An ovo-lacto vegetarian (or lacto-ovo vegetarian) is a vegetarian who does not eat animal flesh of any kind, but consumes dairy and egg products.
The terminology stems from the Latin lac meaning "...
Semi-vegetarianism
A semi-vegetarian or flexitarian diet is one that is plant-based with the occasional inclusion of meat products. In 2003, the American Dialect Society voted flexitarian as the year's most useful word ...
Vegetarian cuisine
Vegetarian cuisine refers to food that meets vegetarian standards by not including meat and animal tissue products. For lacto-ovo vegetarianism (the most common type of vegetarianism in the Western wo...
Vegetarian nutrition
Vegetarian nutrition is the set of health-related challenges and advantages of vegetarian diets.If well-planned and fortified to balance their deficiencies, vegetarian and vegan diets can become nutr...
Vegetarian Diet Pyramid
Vegetarian Diet Pyramid is a nutrition guide that represents a traditional healthy vegetarian diet. Variations of this traditional healthy vegetarian diet exist throughout the world, particularly in p...
Vegetarian Diet Pyramid - Wikipedia
Mediterranean diet
The Mediterranean diet is a modern nutritional recommendation originally inspired by the traditional dietary patterns of Greece, Southern Italy, and Spain. The principal aspects of this diet include p...