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Getting Healthier Together on a Plant-Based Diet

Last year, my husband and I reached a turning point in our health. After several years of gradual weight gain, our BMIs…

Carrie and Steve shown before and after adopting a plant-based diet see article

From Cheese-Loving Vegetarian with Sky-High Blood Pressure to Whole-Food, Plant-Based and Healthy

Around 10 years ago I was diagnosed with high blood pressure and high cholesterol. I knew in the back of my mind…

Anurag Darshan shown before and after he went from vegetarian to plant-based, with weight loss see article

A Diabetes Diagnosis Shocked Me Into Changing My Diet. The Results Have Been Incredible

From childhood through my 20s, I was thin and could eat whatever I wanted without gaining weight. When I did start to…

Miranda Haes before and after adopting a plant-based diet for diabetes - side-by-side photos of young woman with significant weight loss see article

From Unmotivated to Unstoppable: My Transformation on a Plant-Based Diet

Prior to transitioning to a plant-based lifestyle, I had little desire to do anything healthy. I had unfairly lost a court battle…

Melissa Matthews Allen - Young Woman Shown Before and After Going Plant-Based, wearing a marathon bib in the "After" photo see article

How Going Plant-Based Helped Me Reverse Type 2 Diabetes and Drop More Than 100 Pounds

Before going plant-based, my diet was always what I considered “normal,” with lots of cheese and meat. Some of my favorite foods…

Howard Bielich, who reversed his diabetes on a plant-based diet, shown before and after changing his diet see article

Forks Over Knives’ Most Shared Success Stories of 2020

Andrea Sereda Before and After Losing Weight on a Plant-Based Diet and overcoming fatty liver disease see article

How a Plant-Based Diet Helped Me Be Migraine-Free

My father has type 2 diabetes. In the summer of 2013, he switched to a whole-food, plant-based diet to manage his disease…

Side-by-side photos that show young woman Melissa Meyer before and after adopting a plant-based diet for migraines and weight loss see article

From Bedridden with Back Pain to Running Marathons

In 2017 I was diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis, a type of arthritis concentrated in the spine. For months I had been experiencing…

Man crosses marathon finish line after recovering from back pain see article

I Overcame Debilitating PMS on a Plant-Based Diet

For 10 years, I experienced debilitating menstrual symptoms—fainting, throwing up, and incredibly painful cramps. It felt like my body was under attack…

Marina Before and After Adopting a plant-based diet for PMS symptoms see article

We’ve Lost 195 Pounds Combined Since Going Plant-Based

I grew up in an unhealthy vegetarian household. My mom, dad, and I were all overweight. We ate a lot of highly…

Sonia and stephen - couple who went plant-based together and lost 195 pounds show what they looked like before and after going plant-based see article

Eric Adams on His New Book, ‘Healthy at Last,’ and the True Meaning of Soul Food

Update 1/3/2022: One of our favorite plant-based success stories is now mayor of New York City! Read our 2020 interview with NYC…

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A Plant-Based Diet Cut My LDL Cholesterol in Half

Like many people, I struggled with my weight from a very early age. I tried nearly every diet you can think of….

Man before and after plant-based diet - side by side images of weight loss, lower LDL cholesterol see article