A plant-based lifestyle has been shown to reduce your risk for cancer, heart disease, stroke and diabetes. We have tips on how you can easily get started eating more plants in step six of our Spring Into Ultimate Wellness series.
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In a society where it’s all about the hustle 24/7, time seems more scarce, convenience rules, easy options are abundant, fast food is calling, and the choices might be cheap — but they are not without cost and consequences.
The journey to ultimate wellness requires being aware — not only of what we eat, but also of what our food contains. This particular detail can save your life.
The road to a completely plant-based diet for me has been a drawn out, but overall smooth progression. My journey would be the definition of what you call steps.
Adopting a plant-based diet really changed my life–and it is one of the best decisions I’ve ever made.
Three years ago Marlon Rison lost 150 pounds and gained so much energy that he completed a marathon with only three months of training. He says it happened after he began eating as if he loved to live. Changing his thoughts about eating created a launchpad for successful long-term weight loss, maximum fitness, and overall wellness.
Today we are shining a spotlight on eating with the growing season and some of the most prolific vegetables and fruits to enjoy for fall. Eating in sync with the seasons is good for your body as well as the planet.
When you start becoming more conscious about your health, you’ll see that a typically simple thing like going to the grocery store can become more complex and tedious.
Taneea Yarborough, a wife and mother of two, is an absolute warrior. She survived cancer not once, but twice, and opened her first vegan restaurant in the midst of it all.
Today we’re talking to an Atlanta designer who found relief from chronic digestion issues after switching to a plant-based diet. ChiChi Nwizu, the founder of Yes I Made My Dress, says she never intended to go vegan but the benefits she discovered after eliminating meat and dairy products were undeniable.
A healthy plant-based life begins with starting where you’re at, using what you have, and steadily taking steps forward. Today we’re giving you the scoop on some of our favorite kitchen tools that have become an essential part of our routine as we’ve moved along in our journey.
Today we’re talking to a man who once never imagined going vegan, but since making the switch he’s been inspired to help others, not only see veganism for themselves, but to also think about how every one of us can do something to collectively make the world a better place.
Today we’re sharing some of our essential seasonings and telling you about one of our favorite guides, which has been a real game changer when it comes to preparing foods.
After switching to a whole-food plant-based diet a Wisconsin dietitian was able to overcome infertility and successfully manage polycystic ovarian syndrome.
Join us as we go back to the roots to talk about soil and why this often overlooked substance is so essential to our bodies, the planet and future generations.
Today we’re talking to a Columbus, Ohio woman who says she easily lost 25 pounds and lowered her cholesterol and blood pressure after switching to a vegan diet three years ago with her husband and two daughters.
LisaMarie Falcone, who became vegetarian at the age of 10, suffered from acne and digestion issues for years before learning to be mindful of the food she ate and how it impacts her body.
Today we’re talking to Naomi Israel, a woman who is living out her dreams living abroad and inspiring others as a wellness coach. She says she was once tired and miserable, but all that changed when she decided to listen to the call of her heart.
We recognize the importance of food access and security today more than ever. There is no better time to start growing your own food. So we are talking to Timothy Hammond, a man who is passionate about doing just that.
Today we are talking to a New York yoga teacher who is joyfully living her best life after tapping into the power of a plant-based lifestyle. Melissa Rios says the simple act of changing her diet pushed a wave of positive transformation in motion.
We hear a lot about the benefits of a plant-based diet when it comes to improving your physical health and combating ailments like high blood pressure and diabetes. Today we are talking to Adam Weitz, a California entrepreneur who has found a plant-based diet, along with exercise, to be powerful weapons in his fight against depression.
A New York man, who struggled with weight and weight loss programs his whole life, literally got fed up after watching an insightful film with the same name. Daniel Shuman’s anger, fueled by knowledge of the food industry’s role in America’s obesity epidemic, spurred him to embrace a plant-based diet.
Today we’re talking to an Austin woman who says a plant-based diet has changed everything about her life for the better. Elizabeth Medina has crushed her fitness goals, reversed pre-diabetes and ended ailments like high blood pressure and high cholesterol.
In 2016, Emily Timmons decided she didn’t want to be overweight, unhealthy and unhappy anymore. So she vowed to make a change. Now the Chicago woman has lost over 160 pounds and defeated Type 2 diabetes by switching to a plant-based vegan lifestyle.
Scott Alonzo, a man who once thought he could never go vegan, found freedom from hay fever, more energy and clarity after changing to a plant-based diet six years ago. Now, as the creator of A Rare Poboy, he’s finding great success showing others the wonderful possibilities in reimagining plants.