Vitamin B12 Recommendations

Vitamin B12 Recommendations on a Plant-Based Diet A plant-based diet has been shown time and time again to be the most health-promoting, disease-fighting, and nutrient-dense way of eating possible. Emphasizing a wide range of vegetables (especially leafy green varieties), fruits, whole grains, legumes, nuts, seeds, herbs, and spices makes it simple to achieve nutrient needs [...]

2017-08-29T20:39:12+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Featured, Nutrition|

Goldmine! Plant-Based Diet Gets An Entire Special Issue in a Medical Journal

Plant-Based Nutrition for Healthcare Professionals Double celebration as my new article with Ray Cronise, Plant-Based Nutrition for Healthcare Professionals: Implementing Diet as a Primary Modality in the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Disease, just published in The Journal of Geriatric Cardiology. You can view it here: bit.ly/GeriatricPBN This is the full-text: bit.ly/GeriatricPBN-pdf Further, this issue of [...]

2017-06-10T13:18:01+00:00 June 10th, 2017|Featured, Nutrition, Uncategorized|

No, Butter is Not Back

Saturated fat - found primarily in animal products - promotes chronic disease. Still. This is solidly established in the scientific literature. Although recent industry funded meta analyses, designed specifically to confuse and obfuscate the health issues, appear to absolve saturated fat, this does not change the results of metabolic ward, animal model, and careful population [...]

2017-05-01T17:21:40+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Featured, Nutrition|

Vegiterranean Feast

https://www.facebook.com/PlantBasedDietitian/videos/10158446994225314/   Here are two of the recipes: Easy Caprese A simple, traditional dish, this combination satisfies as a perfect appetizer. Hearty in texture, but zesty and light in flavor, you can throw this together in minutes and enjoy as a light snack in the afternoon or before dinner. Makes 2 to 4 servings 2 [...]

2017-02-21T16:47:28+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Featured, Food|

Two New Papers Putting the Power of Plant-Based Diets in the Spotlight

The Power of Plant-Based Diets Validated Once Again in Recent Research According to abundant scientific support, plant-based diets have consistently been associated with not only significant health advantages, but also nutrient adequacy. Despite headlines blaring out messages of deficiency and danger, the evidence continues to show otherwise. Two brand new compelling papers were published expressing the safety, adequacy, and [...]

2016-12-05T12:48:57+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|Featured, Nutrition, Uncategorized|

Say Cheese for these 20 Delicious DIY Whole Food Plant-Based Recipes

You can have your cheese and eat it, too! There are a plethora of paramount health reasons to ditch dairy - particularly in the form of cheese - from the high saturated fat, sodium, cholesterol, and hormone content to the opiate-like casomorphins that encourage its addictiveness. Just the mere fact that approximately 75 percent of the global population is lactose intolerant is enough to [...]

2016-12-03T18:05:21+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Food, Recipe Roundup, Recipes|

20 Plant-Based Experts’ Favorite Recipes

Delicious Nutritious Recipe Roundup If you haven't heard about Lighter yet, here is your chance to get an exclusive taste of their deliciousness! A powerful tool designed to help the world eat better, Lighter offers insanely useful grocery lists and flexible weekly menus based on the recommendations of plant-based leaders. To follow my eating recommendations - [...]

2016-11-29T15:10:51+00:00 September 20th, 2016|Featured, Food, Recipe Roundup, Recipes|

It Doesn’t Get Easier Than These 50 Whole Food Plant-Based Recipes with 5 Ingredients or Less

In this previous post filled with meal plans and hundreds of wholesome recipes, there leaves no question that there are infinite delectable dish options on a plant-based diet. The other crucial part of this lifestyle is that eating this way does not have to be challenging. At all. In fact, it can be super simple. With a sprinkle of [...]

2017-06-17T11:14:57+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Featured, Recipe Roundup, Recipes, Uncategorized|

Vegiterranean Baked Oat Bread (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Oil-Free)

Being gluten-free for many, many years, I find it almost torturous to witness people joyfully jumping into a basket of bread at dinner, bundling up with a hearty sandwich for lunch, or just opting for a comforting breakfast of warm, crispy toast. I explored commercial gluten-free bread options, but many of them were not feasible, as they were [...]

2017-07-05T13:08:56+00:00 August 21st, 2016|Featured, Recipes|