The carnivore diet has taken the world by storm. But what is this diet and is it healthy?
More than 80 percent of flu vaccines rely on chickens confined in secret FDA facilities. But there are alternatives.
A growing number of vegan bodybuilders prove you can meet the body’s protein requirements without meat.
The plan relies heavily on meat and dairy industry donations while mostly ignoring the power of plant-based diets.
Honey is largely produced by bees living in manmade hives that are very different from their natural habitats.
Jell-O is made from gelatin, an ingredient that comes from the bones, skin and connective tissues of farmed animals.
There are many different versions of vegetarianism, and a wide range of benefits from adopting a more plant-rich diet.
Is Costco’s chicken healthy? The wholesaler’s practices aren’t good for chickens or the workers who raise these birds, and there are plenty of healthy plant-based alternatives to choose instead.
One way to make plant-based foods more accessible is to increase the “universal meals” served at schools, prisons and hospitals.
Despite the persistent myth that goat milk is healthier and more ethically farmed, dairy goats experience the same factory farm conditions as cattle.
Processed meats are a regular part of the American diet but eating them could be be risky for your health.
Is it healthy to eat eggs every day? People may avoid eating eggs due to health concerns, allergies or ethical considerations.
Starbucks could easily drop its plant milk surcharge. If it believes its own climate rhetoric, it can’t afford not to.
Soybeans are a protein-rich legume native to East Asia and the main ingredient of many different nutritious foods.
The connection between factory farms and zoonotic diseases is well-established. But new research shows that less-intensive farming styles also come with their own risks.
Salmon has long been considered a healthy source of protein, but there are plenty of nutritious plant-based alternatives.
Omega-3s are most commonly associated with seafood, but can also be found in leafy greens and other vegan sources, including foods that come from plants.
Baking without eggs may sound challenging, but it’s easier than you’d think. Check out this list of the best egg substitutes for home bakers and cooks.
Research shows that Gen Z is shifting to plant-based diets faster than older generations to avoid climate disaster. Will it be enough?
KFC has a surprising number of vegan options. Recently, the fast food chain tested a new plant-based product, Beyond Fried Chicken, in select stores.
The gelatin available at most grocery stores is primarily made from a protein found in the bones of farmed animals such as cows and pigs.
Plant-based foods are one of the food industry’s top-selling items. Here are a few of this year’s trends, from “meatier” meat to plant-based seafood.
There is not a lot of actual meat in hot dogs, even when it’s listed as a top ingredient. They are mostly water and fat, but hot dog companies don’t want you to know that.
A new documentary film by BAFTA-award-winning director Alex Lockwood explores the underreported connections between animal farming and human disease.
There are many different ways to measure the growth of veganism. One way to do so is by looking at how popular the term is on Google Trends.
A new study about vegetarian children led to conflicting reports from several media outlets, including EurekAlert! and the Daily Mail. What did the actual study say?
Eating raw meat may be a common practice around the world, but that doesn’t make it safe. Eating raw meat raises the risk of a range of health problems.
Maintaining a vegan diet can help you manage certain conditions like diabetes or heart disease. Vegans also tend to live healthier lives.
Over half of the world’s population suffers from lactose malabsorption, the condition behind lactose intolerance. Learn how to avoid its worst symptoms.