Vegan Athletes Release Motivational Fitness Video

A group of vegan athletes joined forces to create an inspirational 11 minute video to help dispel the myths around the vegan stereotype. It has so far been shared over 5,000...read more

Want to make an easy healthy change? Start with replacing cow milk.

These days it's so easy to switch away from cow milk as there's plenty of tasty, healthier alternatives:Many people have decided to ditch dairy already and are enjoying the benefits. If you're loo...read more

"Dairy Milk Can be Labelled "Inhumane": Confirms Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) in Landmark Ruling

In the UK a vegan organisation named 'Go-Vegan World' has been running an anti-dairy campaign with the slogan “Humane milk is a myth. Don't buy it”. Smaller text un...read more

Five Reasons Why Vegans Now Get Cheaper Life Insurance

There are many studies showing how a vegan diet cuts the risk of various diseases and now insurance companies are catching on too.One insurance company offering vegans lower life insurance ...read more

Vegan Vending Machines to Sweep Across US

A new company is looking to install plant-based vending machines in strategic places across the US, and it's raised more than $2.2 million in funding to make it happen. The availab...read more

Progress! Canada's New Draft Food Guidelines Favor Plant-Based Protein and Eliminates Dairy As a Food Group

Last fall, when the Canadian government began consulting the public on its plan to revise national food guidelines, I wrote that the existing food guide had lost all usefu...read more

Veganism has grown 500% since 2014 in the US

Veganism is growing rapidly around and the world, and now we know that six percent of Americans identify as vegan - up from only one percent in 2014 according to a highly rega...read more

Diabetes - Cause, Prevention, Treatment and Reversal with a Plant Based Diet

Our comprehensive article on beating type 2 diabetes with a plant-based diet...read more

252lb International Rugby Player Goes Vegan After Watching YouTube Video

For the last four months Ireland international rugby player and Leeds Rhinos star Anthony Mullally has been completely powered by plants.At 252lbs and 6 feet 5 inches Mullally is on...read more

BREAKING: Amazon to Acquire WholeFoods for $13.7 Billion

According to Bloomberg Amazon.com Inc. will acquire Whole Foods Market Inc. for $13.7 billion, a bombshell of a deal that catapults the e-commerce giant into the supermarket bus...read more

Groundbreaking Documentary "What The Health" Released on Netflix

From today (Friday 16th June) the groundbreaking documentary What The Health is freely available on Netflix.The movie, which comes from the same team behind iconic film Cowspiracy, is des...read more

Vegan Athletes Set World Records and Win Huge Medal Haul

Breaking myths and shattering stereotypes, vegan athletes absolutely dominated in the 2017 Naturally Fit Games held in Texas last weekend. As well as one of the competitors ...read more

Rob Bailey announces he's been vegan for 5 months and stopped consuming meat 1.5 years ago

Rob Bailey, music producer, fitness icon, YouTube star, entrepreneur and husband of Dana Linn Bailey (2013 Ms. Olympia Physique) has just announced he hasn't consumed meat for 1.5 years and has been vega...read more

How Going Vegan Completely Transformed This Doctor's Life [Dr. Angie Sadeghi Interview]

"When I die, I want to leave a legacy of a plant-based doctor who actually cared about the health of her patients, and treated underlying disease with nutrition ...read more

Politicians in Denmark go vegan to tackle climate change

A group of Danish members of parliament are taking a 22-day vegan challenge.According to Metro:Uffe Elbæk, the leader of the Alternative party, stated:‘No doubt that this will be a huge chall...read more

Meat consumption linked to nine major diseases in largest study done so far

Researchers from the National Cancer Institute in Maryland tracked the eating habits of 536,000 men and women between the ages of 50 to 71 for 16 years.It is the largest s...read more

Vegan Company Awarded #1 Place to Work in Canada

For the sixth year, all-vegan company Vega has been named one of Best Workplaces in Canada and for the first time ever, Vega has been awarded the #1 Best Workplace in Canad...read more

World's First 24-Hour Vegan Drive-Thru Opens This Summer

Canada-based vegan fast-food restaurant Globally Local is opening their second diner in Ontario this June."We are beyond excited to announce the launch of our second fast food res...read more

Google's Earth Day Advice Encourages Choosing Plants over Meat

Each year, Earth Day - April 22 - marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970, and is now observed in 192 countries.Google re...read more

Ice Cream Shop Completely Ditches Dairy And Goes Vegan

After we broke the story about the London cafe who ditched dairy after watching a YouTube video, we've since heard from several other businesses who are also aiming to eliminate dairy...read more

Popular Pizzeria Completely Ditches Dairy AND Meat to go 100% Vegan!

A very popular Italian pizzeria based in London, UK has just announced that they've successfully eliminated all animal products from their menu.We spoke with owner of PickyWops Piz...read more

WWE Heavyweight Wrestler is Vegan Because He "Gives a Damn"

WWE professional wrestler Austin Aries went vegan back in 2011 after adopting a vegetarian diet in 2000.When asked in a recent interview about the reasons he was vegan he replie...read more

Pret opens second Veggie-only shop next week!

Great news - after the massive success of the Veggie-only Pret a Manger which opened last June Pret promised to convert more of their stores to be veggie-only.Today the...read more

Award Winning Plant-based Milk Company to Launch in the UK

US-based maker of plant-powered beverages Califia Farms is set to debut in the UK next month.Presenting products such as cold brew coffee and dairy-free nut milks, the company will la...read more

New Report shows Americans ate 20 Percent Less Meat in Last Decade

Americans are eating less meat, and this is making a dent in the nation's greenhouse gas emissions, a new report has found.U.S. beef consumption fell by nearly one-fifth — o...read more

BREAKING: China's largest dairy company's stock crashes 90% erasing $4 billion from it's market value

Shares in Hong Kong-listed China Huishan Dairy Holdings crashed today, erasing about $4 billion from it’s market value.China Huishan operates the largest number of dairy farms in China...read more

Vegan startup to start making 4 million 'game-changing' burgers a month

Vegan startup Impossible Foods is finally launching its first large-scale production facility to help bring its plant-based "bloody" burgers to the masses. To make tha...read more

Large Vegetarian Food Company to Veganize ALL Their Products after Activists Campaign

After pressure from activist groups Lightlife has committed to veganizing all of it's products by the end of 2017.Established in 1979, Lightlife's tagline is "Meat without ...read more

'Happiest man in the world’ says veganism is the key to happiness

Matthieu Ricard, a Buddhist monk who lives on a monastery in Nepal, thinks that veganism could be the key to peace and happiness.Ricard has been called the "happiest man in the world" by sev...read more

UPDATE: Cafe that ditched dairy now goes fully vegan!

A few days ago we broke the story of the cafe that watched a YouTube video and subsequently ditched dairy.We're so happy to report The Field's Beneath cafe is now...read more

Starbucks finally launches Almond Milk in the UK!

After the success of Almond Milk in the US, launched six months ago, it's now finally available as an option for Starbucks customers in the UK.Almond milk will be available t...read more

Will the UK be fully vegan by 2067?

This is the premise of Simon Amstell's film 'Carnage: Swallowing the Past' - a one hour comedy/documentary just released on BBC iPlayer.The film is the comedian's first feature-length fi...read more

London Cafe Completely Ditches Dairy After Watching YouTube Video

Owners of a popular London cafe have decided to completely stop using dairy and are displaying a notice prominently in their window explaining why.The Field's Beneath Cafe is ...read more

Large Dairy Company Ditches Dairy after 90 years and Starts Producing Plant-Based Milks Instead

Elmhurst Dairy in Queens, New York has ceased it's dairy operation after 90 years citing decreased customer demand.Since it was incorporated in the 1920's Elmhurst h...read more

Tyson Foods CEO Sees the Need to Move Beyond Meat

The new CEO of Tyson Foods Inc., one of the largest meat processors in the world, sees plant-based protein as a big part of the food industry's future - a future that is ...read more

"Plant based proteins are significantly more heart-healthy compared to animal proteins" states research published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology

The Journal of the American College of Cardiology has just published a review of some of the popular diets/eating patterns that are promoted for cardiovascular health....read more

Tough Mudder Selects Vegan Company to be new Official Protein Shake Supplier

In a clear sign of the changing times, a vegan protein company has been selected to be Tough Mudder's official protein shake partner.Tough Mudder is an extreme en...read more

Muscle Milk Release New Line of Vegan Products

CytoSport, the company behind Muscle Milk, has spent nearly two decades helping athletes bulk up with dairy-based proteins, but the company's next evolution will be rooted in p...read more

German Environment Ministry Bans Meat at Official Government Functions

German cuisine might be most famous for its sausages and schnitzels, but a new government rule means attendees at official government functions overseen by the Federal Environment...read more

Vegan World Champion Heavyweight Boxer Ready for Next Fight

Ahead of his upcoming fight on March 4th against Tony Bellew, the two-time heavyweight world champion boxer David Haye has given an interview to The Sun newspaper where he talked...read more

B12: Why it's not just a vegan issue

The vitamin B12 (also known as cobalamin) is vital for proper health.What you might not know is that B12 is produced by bacteria found in soil as well as in the guts of animals (including hum...read more

Plant Protein Shown to be Better than Animal Protein for Building Muscle

New research published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition shows that both plant-based protein and meat build muscle equally well however because plant-protein comes with les...read more