Ep.07 The Vegan Experiment

On today’s episode, Holly and Tabby dive into a few age-old questions about plant-based lifestyles. Can carnists enjoy the nutritional benefits of a vegan diet without committing to a vegan lifestyle? To answer this question, Tabby discusses the outcome of a pilot study that explored the impacts that a vegan diet can have on the human body. Tabby also highlights some research available to consumers and physicians that are interested in learning more about the benefits of a vegan diet. 

There are many questions surrounding the long-term benefits and consequences to following a vegan diet. Remember, there is a difference between a whole foods plant based diet and a vegan diet. Plant-Based Nation explored this variation in terminology in an earlier blog post.

It is also worth noting that most physicians lack the necessary knowledgebase to understand that it is possible to meat all of one’s nutritional and dietary needs as a vegan. The trick, as any good research study will tell you, is that you need to consume a varied diet of plants, fortified plant based milks, legumes, nuts, fruits, grains, and restrict any reliance you may have on processed foods. If you have not already done so, be sure to check out Plant-Based Nation resources page for more information for the “Skeptical Physician.”

Photo by Jamie Matociños on Unsplash

News Grab @ 03:32, Switch Out @ 30:41

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Thank you to our affiliates:

Thrive Market – Click here to find your own cruelty-free Switch Out products.

Force of Nature – Cruelty-free, green seal certified, no allergens, all-purpose cleaner. Click here and use promo code THEBIGSALE to save 50% off of your very own starter kit. Holly loves her Force of Nature kit.

Kinder Beauty Box – Cruelty-free cosmetics for a fraction of the cost; new products every month. Click here and use promo code BEKINDER to receive a free bonus item with your first box. Tabby loves her Kinder Beauty box.

Published by Tabby

I am an artist, a vegan, an equestrian and an avid book lover.

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