By Guest Contributor: Marcus Gardin
The first place to get protein as a vegan is from certain fruits & vegetables, I’ll bet you didn’t realize spinach and cauliflower are a complete protein. There are many ways that you can eat these two vegetables. I don’t like to cook my spinach too much but I typically cook cauliflower to the point that it’s soft either by steaming or sauteing it. Cauliflower is an excellent replacement for rice in my opinion and healthier than your traditional white rice. I often times mix it with curry or beans as if it were rice or quinoa. I make my salads using spinach instead of plain watery lettuce. Spinach has a high nutritional value which makes it the perfect replacement so I like to mix it with avocado, oil and chick peas to make it creamier and more chewy. Some fruits are believed to be complete in protein such as Continue reading “Vegan Protein”
By Guest Contributor: Shenita Etwaroo
With obesity still a widespread concern, many overweight individuals are feeling the heat when it comes to their own personal health. Many people look at their waistlines and read the scary headlines on the news and wonder how their lifestyle will affect their longevity, and how it will also affect their quality of life, and what sorts of activities they’ll be able to do with their loved ones.
One of the healthiest diets this world has ever seen is the low fat vegan diet. Many people have managed to go from morbidly obese to a healthy weight just from eliminating animal foods and animal byproducts from their diet. This alone takes care of Continue reading “Vegan Diet for Health, the Environment and Animal Rights”
By Guest Contributor: Loren Antonios
The mainstream belief of veganism is that it is dangerous, lacking in protein, and will leave a person feeling deprived. Sadly, this could not be any further from the truth. If you are privileged to be acquainted with a long-term vegan, you will likely marvel at their slim and lean physique, their flawless skin and natural beauty, and their evident zest for life. Is the vegan diet healthy? Listed below are 5 famous health benefits of the vegan diet that are seen time and time again by persons who embark on this lifestyle. Continue reading “Proof That The Vegan Diet Is Worth Pursuing – 5 Famous Health Benefits Of Veganism”