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5 Years After a Stage 4 Cancer Diagnosis, My Mom Is Thriving on a Plant-Based Diet

My plant-based journey began the summer of 2017 after my otherwise healthy and vibrant mom received a shocking stage 4 lung cancer…

Mallory Taylor and her mother sit together outside, five years after her mother was diagnosed with cancer and adopted a plant-based diet see article

New Study: The Unhealthy Eating Habit That Can Raise Men’s Colorectal Cancer Risk By 29%

Men who eat a large amount of ultra-processed foods are 29% more likely to develop colorectal cancer compared to those who don’t,…

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New Study: Plant-Based Diet Beats Ketogenic Diets for Cutting Cancer Risk, Improving Outcomes

A whole-food, plant-based (WFPB) diet is more effective than a ketogenic diet at reducing cancer risk and improving long-term health outcomes after…

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Compared with Vegan Men, Daily Milk Drinkers See 60% Higher Rates of Prostate Cancer: New Study

Drinking just under two servings of milk a day may increase the risk of prostate cancer in men by as much as…

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I Lost 400 Pounds, Reversed 3 Chronic Diseases on a Whole-Food Vegan Diet

I come from a family who ate like most Americans eat, and got the diseases that many Americans get. I lost my…

Two images showing Josh Carrero before and after adopting a whole-food, vegan, plant-based diet and experiencing massive weight loss see article

Ditching Meat May Decrease Cancer Risk by 14 Percent

A new study spearheaded by researchers from Oxford University found that eating less meat—or better yet, eliminating it altogether—can lower the risk…

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New Study Links Plant-Based Diets with Lower Risk of Fatal Prostate Cancer

New research provides fresh evidence that plant-rich diets may protect against prostate cancer.  The study, published in the November 2021 issue of…

Man's hands holding a knife and chopping a bell pepper on a cutting board, with other vegetables - Plant-based diets have been shown to reduce risks of prostate cancer see article

Webinar Replay: Breast Cancer–Kicking Strategies with Dr. Kristi Funk

Learn how changes to your everyday diet and lifestyle can help fight breast cancer. Breast cancer is one of the most feared…

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Lebanon Hospital Becomes World’s First to Offer 100 Percent Vegan Menu

A hospital in Lebanon has become the first in the world to adopt a completely vegan menu.  Hayek Hospital, located in a…

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Cancer and Diet: Here’s What You Should Know

It’s expected that by the year 2030, there will be 21.7 million cases of cancer around the world, up from 14.1 million…

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How to Prep for Your Colonoscopy While Eating Plant-Based

For the past several decades, mortality rates for colorectal cancer have been on the decline, thanks in part to an increase in…

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8 Striking Nutrition Studies That Make the Case for Avoiding Meat

In the United States, dietary factors are the most important risk factors for disease, yet medical schools fail to provide adequate nutrition…

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