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vegetarian diet


Study reveals biggest motivation for people to consider turning vegetarian

April 07, 2020 3:50 pm

The researchers developed, what is called the Vegetarian Eating Motives Inventory (VMI), to measure the three main motives — environment, animal rights and health.

Do you know about this advantage of turning vegetarian?

March 03, 2020 1:54 pm

Health and diet experts insist that plant-based foods are rich in zinc and vitamin B, which are known to increase libido.

Harappan meat-eaters, Lutyens’ vegetarians

February 22, 2020 9:11 am

An old discomfort persists among ruling elites vis a vis the country’s earliest civilisation.

Vegan or vegetarian diet may reduce risk of heart disease, suggests study

February 19, 2020 2:33 pm

Participants of the study were asked to report data on dietary patterns, smoking habit, and physical activity, plus other demographic data, and provide two blood samples taken 10 years apart.

Vegetarian diet may reduce the risk of urinary tract infection: Study

February 01, 2020 10:18 am

The scientists found that the overall risk of UTIs was 16 per cent lower in vegetarians than in non-vegetarians.

Vegetarian diets not always the most climate-friendly, researchers say

September 18, 2019 10:36 pm

That is partly because raising dairy cows for milk, butter and cheese requires large amounts of energy and land, as well as fertilisers and pesticides to grow fodder, emitting greenhouse gases that are heating up the planet, the study said.

Plant-based diet could help lower the risk of type 2 diabetes, suggests study

October 09, 2019 3:31 pm

Globally, diabetes is on the rise and the number of people with diabetes has climbed from 108 million in 1980 to 422 million in 2014, according to the World Health Organisation.

Feed your muscles these good quality vegetarian protein-rich food

November 26, 2018 2:27 pm

Will opting for a meat-free diet bring down your protein consumption? Not if you include these good quality vegetarian protein in your diet.

Really veg

October 05, 2018 12:01 am

Vegetarians are well-advised to not foist their identity crisis on the food items they enjoy.

World Vegetarian Day: How to ensure your veggie child is getting enough nutrients

October 01, 2018 10:04 am

World Vegetarian Day: Omega 3 fatty acids are found in good amounts in almonds, walnuts, flaxseeds and chia seeds.