Go Pink, and GREEN, for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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We all know that, with October, comes a massive pink ribbon explosion.  Advertisements on television and our favorite consumer products, races for the cure, and fundraisers for research are suddenly everywhere, aimed at raising awareness for breast cancer risks, the importance of early screening and detection, and treatment options for men and women who are […]

Safety Considerations When Supplementing the Plant-Based Diet

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Vegans have been made well aware that, despite great attempts to eat a variety of powerhouse plant foods, supplementation may be necessary to ensure adequate intake of various micronutrients. Luckily, resources outlining why and how much of some vitamin and mineral supplements may be beneficial for vegans are not lacking. Many common questions vegans have […]