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5 reasons a plant-based diet is better for you.

1. At the root of all disease in the human body lies inflammation. Inflammation is a result of an acidic environment which leads to the development of health concerns such as reproductive issues, diabetes, heart attacks, digestive issues, arteriosclerosis, strokes, autoimmune diseases and even cancer which is may be more likely to develop in an acidic environment. Unlike animal products,…

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What the world really needs.

Up until recently, I considered myself reasonably ethical. I recycle, I give to animal and children charities, I help others whenever and wherever it is needed, I do not eat animal products and i try to bring matters that i consider to be of importance to light via social media. But if i’m going to be brutally honest with myself,…

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5 reasons not to eat pigs.

The truth about pigs ; Did you know that pigs are highly loving, gentle and intelligent animals that are equally as sociable as dogs and have the intelligence that surpasses a three year old child? They develop strong bonds when raised by people and those who keep them as pets have noted them as being naturally very clean, smart, loyal,…

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Your guide to delicious plant-based alternatives

Meat & dairy alternatives that taste pretty damn good ; Cheese alternatives : Vegusto No-Moo Herb, Tofutti Original Creamy Smooth, Violife Cheddar Flavour Slices, Veganic Vegan Pizza Cheese, VBites Cheezly Edam Style (Melting), MozzaRisella, Sweet Chilli Creamy Sheese, Provolone. Milk alternatives : Cashew dream, Oat milk, Alpro Almond, Alpro Almond unsweetened, Rice milk, Coconut milk, Soy milk, Spelt milk, Cashew milk, Vanilla soy milk, Soya + calcium…

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10 Mothers On Why They’re Saying NO To Dairy

A lonely dairy calf. Photo by Jo-Anne McArthur/We Animals. As someone who researches the dairy industry regularly, I have observed over the last few years a distressing surge in pro-dairy messaging from an increasingly visible and vocal sector of animal agriculture: female dairy farmers, many of whom are also mothers. It is painful and disturbing, to say the least,…

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Ethical Clothing, Accessories and Footwear.

One of the many things people who are interested in going vegan want to know is what brands are ok to purchase when it comes to clothing and accessories. Underneath are the links to the following companies who’s products are entirely devoid of animal products – Matt & Natt – This company has a great selection of leather looking handbags….

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Can we rase children on a plant-based diet?

Recently, there have been growing concerns regarding the vegan diet since a one year old boy was removed from his parent’s custody after he was found to be malnourished. This of course gave those who are already fiercely against veganism one more reason to be wary about raising their children vegan. However, what I would like people to take…

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Why you need to start listening to your vegan friends.

According to Viva, In the UK, there are over 350 licensed slaughterhouses. The number of animals slaughtered each year in the UK alone equates to around 8 billion : 9.8 million pigs, nearly 15 million sheep, 18 million turkeys, 14 million ducks, over 945 million chickens, 2.6 million cattle, and 7.1 million fish. This means that every time you…