Volvo Cars To Ditch Leather And Go Fully Electric By 2030

Volvo is ditching leather interiors and making its cars fully electric in the next decade, according to reports. The manufacturer is to ‘phase out all car models with internal combustion engines’ by 2030. This also includes hybrids – which were previously predicted to make up half of Volvo’s sales in 2025. Henrik Green is Volvo’s chief technology […]

Men’s Health Editor Tries 12-Week Vegan Diet – Gains 4 Kg Of Muscle

n Editor for Men’s Health Netherlands gained 4kg of muscle after embarking on a 12-week vegan diet. Mart de Jong followed a high-calorie plant-based diet and visited the gym five times a week – under the guidance of an award-winning bodybuilder. The 28-year-old writer said he consumed ‘large’ portions of spaghetti at 11am in the morning to reach […]

WATCH: Can A Plant-Based Diet Help You Live 100 Years?

This exclusive Plant Based News video features footage of top bariatric surgeon Dr. Garth Davis talking about a study of the people with the longest life expectancy. Dr. Davis cited a study called the Blue Zones by National Geographic and Dan Buettner. They looked around the world for the people that had the longest life expectancy, that […]

How To Avoid Obsessing With Healthy Eating When Changing Your Diet

When we become obsessed about anything it can be all-consuming and means we may not be giving attention to the other things in our life that matter – and healthy eating is no different. Is this something you can relate to in terms of what you eat? You may have gone vegan for the animals or for […]

Are Eggs Good For Weight Loss? What Do Recent Studies Say?

Are eggs good for weight loss? A recent egg-industry funded study in Australia found that overweight people, who ate two eggs at breakfast, ate less at lunch compared with those who ate a low-protein, sugary breakfast. No surprises there, Sherlock. But are eggs good for weight loss? The study implied that an eggy breakfast could help people lose weight. […]

The Mindset Tips That Can Help You Ditch Unhealthy Habits

Have you ever said, ‘I’m a chocoholic’ or ‘I could never give up chocolate!’ Or maybe ‘I’m not fit enough to start running’? Maybe these statements don’t resonate with you but thinking back there may have been a time when you’ve said something similar. It might be that others have labelled you in a negative […]

Cell-based Meat Pioneer Raises Nearly $20 Million To Bring First Products To Market

Cell-based meat company Mosa Meat recently raised nearly $20 million after another round of Series B fundraising. The new funding—which is being led by Blue Horizon Ventures and backed by investors such as Mitsubishi Corporation, Target Global, and ArcTern Ventures—brings the Dutch company’s total investment financing to $75 million, after securing $55 million in September. Expanding […]

This Vegan Egg Cooks, Tastes, And Cracks Like A Chicken Egg

French startup Le Papondu (formerly Les Merveilloeufs) has created a whole vegan egg—complete with yolk and shell—that cooks, tastes, and cracks like a chicken egg. Formulated by biologists Philippine Soulères and Sheryline Thavisouk at Paris Ecole de Biologie Industrielle, the egg is composed of a proprietary mix of vegetable proteins that remain confidential. Le Papondu aimed to […]

100 Celebrities Urge Public To Go Vegan In January

A group of more than 100 international celebrities, athletes, activists, politicians, and business leaders have signed an open letter urging everyone to go vegan in January and beyond. Published by global campaign Veganuary, the letter includes signatories such as actors Edie Falco, Alan Cumming, and Evanna Lynch; comedians Ricky Gervais, Tig Notaro, and John Bishop; athletes Dotsie Bausch (Olympic cyclist), Patrik Baboumian (strongman), and Kuntal Joisher (mountaineer); […]

7 Vegan Air-fryer Recipes To Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

There has been no better time to be vegan; the lifestyle is rapidly gaining popularity around the world, and vegan options abound. However, now that virtually every “guilty pleasure” has been veganized, a generic vegan diet doesn’t always equate to a healthy diet. If your New Year’s resolution involves a bit less fast-food and fewer trips to […]

Kim Rose, RDN, Weighs in on Plant-Based Eating for Anti-Aging

We spoke with Kim Rose, RDN, about her recommendations for healthy aging, no procedures or expensive products needed. The secret to aging with grace involves some of the items you may have in your home right now! More precisely, in your refrigerator. The anti-aging marketing in the US is estimated to be over $14 billion […]

More Evidence That a Low-Fat Vegan Diet Boosts Metabolism, Prevents Disease

Avoiding animal products can rev weight loss and reduce fat accumulation inside cells among overweight and obese people, suggests a recent randomized controlled trial. Trying a diet without added fats or animal products might be one way to jump-start your weight loss efforts. In a study published in November 2020 in JAMA Network Open, eating this way […]

In Times of Uncertainty, Shelf-Stable, Vegan Foods Make Consumers Feel a Little More Secure

So many facets of our lives have dramatically changed since the start of this year, not least of all being our foodways. Covid-19 has disrupted supply chains in virtually every industry, a number of products have faced shortages throughout this past spring and summer, and consumers have to mitigate the health risk of something as simple […]

What to know about vegan collagen

Scientists have developed techniques to use genetically engineered microorganisms, such as yeast, to make “vegan collagen.” However, products containing this substance are not widely available to consumers. People who follow a vegan diet take a comprehensive and strict approach to a plant-based diet and do not eat any animal products. Veganism can extend beyond diet […]

Here Are The Top Trends In Vegan And Plant-Based Desserts

With the post-COVID increase in demand for vegan and plant-based foods and an increasing consciousness around animal welfare and the planet, the market for vegan and plant based desserts, currently valued at 2.68 billion, is poised for growth. For modern, health-conscious consumers of the 2020’s, the motivation behind dessert selections has experienced a marked shift, […]

Going Vegan – How will this benefit my health?

Did you know that November is World Vegan Month? It’s a celebration of the progress of the vegan movement and highlights the accessibility of the vegan lifestyle which serves to educate those who are interested in the vegan lifestyle or switching to a vegan diet. According to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics appropriately planned […]

The 15 best vegan gifts to buy for your plant-based pals this Christmas

Wondering what presents to buy for vegan friends? Look no further than our ultimate guide to plant-based gifting. Ahh, it’s that time of year again: yep, the time where we collectively panic because we’re so close to the end of the year, and we’re far too busy having an existential crisis about how it went by […]

ARIANA GRANDE LAUNCHES AN ANIMAL RESCUE IN L.A.

It’s no secret that Ariana Grande has an affinity for animals. Dog mom to ten adorable rescue pups, she once said she loves animals more than she loves most people. Same, Ariana—same. Now, Grande is working to help other stray dogs and cats find their forever homes. The Grammy Award-winning pop singer just took to social media […]