Category Archives for Vegetarianism

Vegetarians Don’t Live Longer

A vegetarian diet is widely thought to be healthy. Bias in favor of it is pervasive, given that for several decades the health establishment has denigrated meat and saturated fat as causing heart disease

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Why Being Vegan Is a Bad Idea

We were recently treated to the news that a 34-year-old woman, an Australian university professor, died on Mt. Everest while on a mission to prove that “vegans can do anything”. Apparently

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Vegetarian genomic study shows not eating meat is not good for you

But no one was much impressed by the Pune (India) vs. Kansas study. Even Tom Naughton wrote it off as meaning the same thing the head of the NZ vegetarian society said it meant – that omega-6 seed

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Vegetarians have lower sperm counts

An article in the journal Fertility and Sterility reports on a study that looked at sperm counts and sperm motility in vegetarians: Decreased sperm concentration and motility in a subpopulation of vegetarian

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