Amanda Just

Amanda Just
Amanda Just is a freelance writer who contributes to This Dish Is Veg and other websites. She also teaches cooking classes and works with at-risk youth. Read more about Amanda on her blog, Hungry Vegan Traveler.

Frank Medrano: Powered by Plants

Frank Medrano: Powered by Plants

Have you heard of Frank Medrano? He’s a body builder, and he does stuff like this.



Calcium Supplements Can Cause Heart Attacks

Calcium Supplements Can Cause Heart Attacks

Calcium supplements are thought to be good for the bones, but a new study warns they might be bad for the heart. A report released Friday in the journal Heart found an alarming result: taking …



More than Weight: Obese Teens Struggle with Diabetes

More than Weight: Obese Teens Struggle with Diabetes

Obesity levels are on the rise, especially in adolescents. A new study released on Sunday shows another side to the obesity epidemic in American youth: the rise of diabetes and youth’s inadequate self-care of this …