The Dark Side of Vegetarianism
For some teens and young adults, it may be concealing eating disorders,,,,,,
WEDNESDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- Despite its proven health benefits, a vegetarian diet might in fact be masking an underlying eating disorder, new research suggests.
The study, in the April issue of t...
Vegetarian Diet Could Reduce Risk of Colon Cancer
...31, 2005, to inspect the relationship of life-long vegetarianism
with occurrence of CRC.
During the assess...ment for nutrition support, a history of life-long vegetarianism
(due to religious reasons) was obtained from all p...ation. The inverse association of CRC and lifelong vegetarianism
was observed with all the three control groups. ...
Smart Kids are Opting to Be Vegetarian!
...ent people consider what they eat and hence opt for a healthier diet and exercise frequently. And she added, "There is quite a lot of evidence linking vegetarianism
to a lower risk of heart disease. People who are vegetarians tend to have lower blood pressure; lower cholesterol levels and they do have a lower risk...
Kids With Higher IQ May Turn Vegetarian At 30
...tarians and semi-vegetarians who ate fish or chicken.
It's not clear how long participants had been vegetarians, or what relationship - if any - vegetarianism
has to IQ scores, the researchers said.
Goa to Host International Vegetarian Congress
...hu C. Shah, president of the Asian Vegetarian Union, said in a statement that the congress would help participants understand India as a country where vegetarianism
is a way of life.
The conference would also discuss issues like ecology, genetic engineering, environment, spiritualism and alternate therapies, ...
Changing Food Habits: Fodder For Thought
It is widely believed that like ‘ahimsa’ or non-violence, the concept of vegetarianism
is India’s contribution to the world. But is this land of the ‘holy cow’ a ...g the ground rules of their belief by consuming meat, and with ‘aggressive’ vegetarianism
being used to coerce the ‘minority’, are we not becoming a land of the into...
Vegetarianism: An Antidote To Obesity
... In the recent years there seems to be a surge of obese people in the US and researchers say that sticking to vegetarianism
not only keeps one slimmer but also healthy.
The vegetarian diet as also reduces the risk of heart disease, diabetes, //high blood pressure and ...
Several helping of fruits and vegetables help the pressure off the pump- the heart!
...tists studied the relation between a protein intake based on vegetable sources on the BP of subjects and showed that the results bolstered the case of vegetarianism
to promote cardiovascular health in adults.
The study sample comprised about 4,700 middle-aged adults across UK, US, China and Japan. Those whos...