Category: Why vegan?

Animals, Why vegan?

Rescued Cow Video and Reflection on Dairy

This video came up on my Facebook newsfeed and I feel it is important to discuss this. This beautiful cow was rescued from terrible conditions on a small farm but the rescuers noticed something was off. The cow seemed sad and was crying since her rescue. They spotted her udders full of milk. The cow had left […]

Health, Why vegan?

7 Reasons Why Protein is Overrated

1. A Diet of Animal Protein Could Be as Harmful as Smoking The result of this study, which followed 6318 people, concluded that those who ate a diet high in protein were 4 times more likely to die from cancer than those following a low protein diet. “The percent of calorie intake from protein was […]

Health, Why vegan?

My Blood Test Results as a Vegan

My mother recently decided to take me and my boyfriend’s bloods out of curiosity, and probably an underlying sense of worry and fear that we are deficient in all the important nutrients that society thinks we get from meat: calcium, B12, protein, iron….   Well the results are in!   I am perfectly healthy 🙂 […]

Health, Why vegan?

My Top 9 Reasons for Avoiding Dairy

The main protein in milk, casein, has been proven to promote tumour growth in laboratory rats. That’s not a good sign. Watch the following Ted Talk to hear one of the leading doctors in the field of disease prevention through nutrition talk about it: (07.56) Apparently the protein found in dairy is so acidic […]

Why vegan?

3 Reasons Why I Went Vegan

  I found out meat and dairy are DIRECTLY  linked to cancer, heart disease and stroke – 3 of the leading causes of death in the western world. Through watching the documentary  Forks Over Knives I learned that the protein (yes the Holy protein..!) in meat and dairy actually FEEDS cancer cells! This test was done […]