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Is It Ethical to Be a Vegetarian?

Just this morning, before sending my child off to school, I read him a chapter of a children’s book called E is for Environment – a sort of ethical and environmental primer for young minds (otherwise …

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10 Rock Star Vegetarians

Below are ten of the many vegetarian musicians and singers. There are many more. Note that several of the videos don't reference vegetarianism, but were chosen because they at least provide a sens…

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G is for Go Vegetarian Once A Week

One less meat-based meal a week helps the planet and your diet. For example: It requires 2,500 gallons of water to produce one pound of beef. For each hamburger that originated from animals raised on …

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Bigger Threat to Global Warming – Cars or Cows?

"Now should be environmental vegetarianism's big moment," writes Ben Adler in the article "Are Cows Worse Than Cars," found in The American Prospect. "Global Warming is the single biggest threat to th…

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Vegetarian…Wine?

Wait...vegetarian wine? But wine is made of grapes! True, but like white sugar, wine can go through some processing that involves animal products. With wine, the troublesome ingredients come into pl…

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10 Kick Acid Tips for Great Health

Did you know that too much acidity in your body can cause pain, weight gain, fatigue, and other health problems? Or, that high protein "weight loss" diets can be harmful to your health due to their h…

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12 Ways the Recession is Affecting Your Health

Sales of cosmetics, chocolate and (shudder) Spam are up, but Americans have reined in spending on nearly everything else from cars to clothes to restaurant meals. But as the stock and housing markets …

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