NBC TODAY: Plant-Based Eating Made Easy with Marco Borges

The plant-based movement expands to reach new audiences as the mainstream media coverage continues. Marco Borges, founder of 22 Days Nutrition and author of new book The Greenprint appeared on NBC’s TODAY show to discuss how plant-based eating can be enjoyable and accessible to all. Check out the video clip here. Celebrity exercise physiologist and…

CNN: Go Plant-Based to Save the Planet!

Changing our way of eating is the best opportunity we have to save this beautiful home of ours, and finally the mainstream media is catching on. This article from CNN sites the science behind why animal product consumtion is so harmful to the environment and even offers a 3-day “Flexitarian Jumpstart” for anyone looking to…

PLANT BASED NEWS: Documentary “Eating You Alive” Hits Theaters April 6

Plant Based News reports that the largest theatrical release of a plant-based film will take place across the United States on April 6. Highly anticipated plant-based documentary Eating You Alive will play on more than 560 screens across the United States next month. This feature-length documentary looks at why so many Americans are in ill-health – and…

PHYS: New Study Touts Plant Protein as Solution to Climate, Hunger

A new study out of Europe digs into the ways that a shift to plant-based protein can sustain the planet and feed the world: Agriculture is often thought of as being at the mercy of climate change, with increasing droughts and flooding resulting in lower yields, especially across the developing world. Yet the agricultural sector also…

NUTRIENTS: Plant-Based Diet Reduces Risk of Diabetes

A plant-based diet can be used to greatly reduce the risk of diabetes according to a new study published by Nutrients. Physicians Committee researchers posit that because the intervention group experienced weight loss, including loss of body fat, their fasting insulin resistance decreased (i.e. improved), and their beta-cell function improved as a result. “If nothing changes,…

THE PLANTRICIAN PROJECT: Uniting the Worlds of Healthcare and Plant-Based Eating

The non-profit Plantrician Project describes their mission: A nation—and world—in which the vast majority of physicians and healthcare professionals have experienced the dietary paradigm shift, enthusiastically embracing the health-protecting power of plant-based nutrition; in turn, effectively promoting patient and client adoption of a predominantly whole food, plant-based (WFPB) lifestyle. The result: Sustainability of human health and…