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- Forget about the main course. These easy-to-make vegan side dishes will steal the show with their mouthwatering flavors and crowd-pleasing appeal.
You’ll Snort Your Almond Latte When You Hear These Hilarious Vegan JokesShare these vegan jokes at your next plant-based dinner party, the office water cooler, or anywhere you’re stuck for something to say.
Netflix's ‘You Are What You Eat’ Put Identical Twins on Opposing Diets, and Veganism Came Out on TopFrom the "Cheese Twins" to other dynamic personalities, Netflix's documentary series 'You Are What You Eat' highlights the multitude of benefits of a vegan diet.
Vegan Baking Can Be Easy — 6 Vegan Cake Mixes to Satisfy Your Sweet ToothThese vegan cake mixes make plant-based baking super easy. Here are some recommendations, and also how to make any cake recipe vegan.
Trader Joe’s Vegan Items Just Keep Getting Better — Here Are 10 You Have to TryTrader Joe’s never fails to deliver variety, even for vegans. Here are the best vegan items at Trader Joe’s that you need to try on your next trip to TJ's.
Beyond the Takeout Box: Our Guide to Proper Leftover Storage for Your Chinese FoodLeftovers, including Chinese food, can last in a refrigerator for several days. Here's how to safely store your Chinese food leftovers.
"Made Without the Hen" — EVERY Company's Arturo Elizondo on Hatching a Revolutionary Vegan Egg (Exclusive)"By ferming, rather than farming, we can change the world," Arturo Elizondo told Green Matters. Via precision fermentation, the EVERY Egg was hatched.
Taco Bell's Mexican Pizza Draws National Attention After Lawsuit Targets False AdvertisingTaco Bell's Mexican Pizza option drew national attention after a series of complaints went viral and caused the Taco Bell Mexican Pizza lawsuit.
CDC Investigates Over 200 Cases of Lead Poisoning Linked to Recalled Fruit PouchesThree brands of fruit pouches have been voluntarily recalled in 2023 due to possible lead contamination — here's the recall list.
Spinach Recalled in Seven States Due to Listeria Contamination — What to KnowFresh Express bagged spinach has been recalled after a positive test for listeria. Here's what to know about the 2023 spinach recall.
Are Doritos Bad For You? Think Again Before Sucking That Orange Dust Off Your FingersFrito-Lay's Doritos are obviously junk food. But as it turns out, the chips are pretty bad for you, containing various potentially harmful ingredients.
Is Your Coffee Always Vegan? A Closer Look at Morning Brew ChoicesIf you follow a plant-based lifestyle, you might be wondering if coffee is vegan. The good news: coffee is vegan-friendly! But it also depends.
Just How Unhealthy Are Cheez-Its? A Controversial Food Preservative Hides in the CrackersYou may "Want it. Need it. Cheez-It," but ingredients like TBHQ, sodium, and enriched flour make the baked snack cracker pretty darn bad for you.
A Trans Fat Scandal Led Multiple Countries to Ban Coffee Mate — but Is It Really That Bad for You?If the choice is to drink your coffee black or add Coffee mate, we vote for the former. Find out why this favorite U.S. creamer is banned in Europe.
Vegan Caviar – a Sustainable and Delicious Alternative to a Classic DelicacyMade from seaweed and other plant-based ingredients, vegan caviar is an excellent, eco-friendly substitute for traditional caviar.
Deck the Halls With Plant-Based Goodness: 6 Vegan Christmas Pudding Recipes to EnjoyChristmas pudding is a traditional holiday dish made of dried fruit, flour, and butter or suet. Here are six vegan alternative recipes!
Is There a Vegan Cottage Cheese? Check Out These Recipes and ProductsThere aren't any vegan cottage cheese products available in U.S. stores yet, but there are a few potentially on the way — plus, there are plenty of easy recipes.
Looking Beyond the Lunchbox: Exploring the World of Vegan SPAM and Vegan SPAM RecipesVegan SPAM is a healthier alternative to the popular luncheon meat in a can SPAM. Here are ideas where you can buy vegan SPAM or make it yourself.
9 Vegan Recipes Sure to Bring Success to Your Next Work Potluck or Get-TogetherFor your next potluck, why not bring a vegan-friendly dish that everyone can enjoy. Here are nine of our favorite vegan potluck ideas.
Asparagus Has Many Health Benefits, but Can You Eat it Raw?Eating certain foods without cooking them can be dangerous, but fortunately, it's safe for most people to eat asparagus raw. Here are a few ways to prepare this veggie raw.
Sir David Attenborough Advocates for Veganism in 'Planet Earth III' — but Is He Vegan?David Attenborough has been inspiring the masses to be kinder to the planet for years. However, he hasn't confirmed if he's gone vegan yet.
What You Need to Know About Your Favorite Sparkling Water: Is Topo Chico Bad for You?Topo Chico is a longstanding favorite for sparkling water lovers. However, a study revealed the bottle contained dangerous forever chemicals.
Get Cozy With These 10 Flexitarian Friendly Recipes Perfect for the Cold WeatherEating a plant-based diet can be challenging, especially around the holidays. We've got you covered with flexitarian recipes sure to satisfy.
Kitchen Confidence: Learn the Best Technique for Safely Cutting Spaghetti SquashSpaghetti squash is a delicious, low-carb, low-calorie alternative to pasta, but is can be hard to cut. Here's a how-to guide.
Wonka, an Adorable Hen With a Lopsided Beak, Is Living Large After Being Rescued From HenhouseWonka, a chicken with a crossed beak, was rescued from an egg farm in 2020, and her health has improved immensely since then.
At COP28, Meat Lobbyists Are Going "Full Force," While Guests Struggle to Find Plant-Based OptionsPlentiful vegan options were promised at COP28, yet meat and dairy remain prevalent. Lobbyists allegedly plan to position meat as sustainable at the conference.
How to Cut a Dragon Fruit in 3 Easy StepsDon't be frightened by the spiky leaves! Cutting a dragon fruit is fairly simple. Just cut down the middle, separate the flesh, and chop away!
More People Fall Ill as Contaminated Cantaloupe Rates Rise — What to KnowThousands of cantaloupes were recalled starting in September 2023. Now, cases of salmonella have increased. Here's what to know.
Nerds Gummy Clusters Contain "More Toxins Than Ever Needs to Be in Our Body," Says NutritionistCrushed insects, cross-contamination, animal gelatin, and cancer-causing ingredients leaves consumers concerned over Nerds and Gummy Clusters.
Accelerator Energy Drinks: Are They Actually a Healthy Option or One You Should Avoid?Accelerator Active Energy drinks are a zero-sugar and plant-based boost that could be a healthy replacement for your Monster or Red Bull habit.
Ultra-Processed Foods Linked to Cognitive Decline, Cancers, Depression, and More: What Foods to AvoidUltra-processed food consumption has been linked to various serious conditions, ranging from depression to diabetes. Here's what foods to avoid.
Is It Safe to Eat Raw Tofu? We've Got Tips and Tricks for the Plant-Based ProteinWe've all been warned of the dangers of consuming uncooked meats — but when it comes to eating raw tofu, things are a little different.
Investigative Animal Rights Documentary 'Christspiracy' Aims to Expose a "2,000-Year Cover-Up"Kip Andersen and Kameron Waters' investigative documentary 'Christspiracy' aims to expose the exploitative relationship between religion and animals.
These Celebs Want You to "Adopt" a Turkey — and Not Eat One — for ThanksgivingAdopt a turkey for Thanksgiving, don't eat one — that's the message that a group of celebrities who support Farm Sanctuary are urging their fans to heed.
Wilcox Ice Cream Recalled Due to Possible Listeria Outbreak — Details HereListeria is a foodborne illness that could be fatal for people at high risk. Here's the latest on listeria outbreaks in ice cream that you need to know.
After a Person Dies, CDC Issues Major Fruit Recall Due to Listeria ContaminationPeaches, plums, and nectarines sold in 2022 and 2023 are part of a fruit recall due to listeria. One person died and 10 were hospitalized from the contaminated fruit.
Mouthwatering Vegan Thanksgiving Desserts That Everyone Will LoveThe vegan lifestyle doesn't mean giving up delicious traditions. We've got 10 tasty vegan Thanksgiving desserts to please your palate.
Boiled Peanuts Are a Southern Snack — Are There Health Benefits to Eating Them?Boiled peanuts are a traditional Southern snack. Let's look at health benefits of peanuts and whether boiling makes them even better for you.
Bioengineered Food: Is It Safe? Pros and Cons to Know Before You ShopWhat does it mean when that food is bioengineered? Is it safe to eat and how can we spot it? What you should know before you shop.
Celsius Energy Drink Under the Microscope: Is It a Wise Choice for Wellness?Celsius is an energy drink that contains no sugar, aspartame, preservatives, or other harmful ingredients. But is Celsius bad for you?
SCOBY, a Uniquely Slippery Ingredient, Is Key When Making Your Own KombuchaA SCOBY is an acronym for kombucha's most important — and weirdest — ingredient: a symbiotic culture of bacteria and yeast, which looks like a raw chicken breast.
Spain's Drought Is Causing Olive Oil Prices to SkyrocketThanks to climate problems like drought and storms in Spain two years in a row, olive oil supplies are down and prices are up.
These Homeopathic Treatments Could Help Restore Healthy Cholesterol LevelsThere are several homeopathic treatments to lower cholesterol levels; however, they are not as utilized because the evidence is fairly limited.
Ontario Man Hopes to Break Record for World's Biggest Zucchini With 8-Foot GourdA gardener in Ontario, Canada, believes he has grown the world's largest zucchini. His giant vegetable measure 8 feet, 4.79 inches.
Tyson Foods Recalls Nearly 30,000 Pounds of Chicken Nuggets in 2023: Check Your FreezerIn 2023, Tyson Foods recalled almost 30,000 pounds of chicken nuggets after metal was found in some patties. Here's what to know.
The Skinny on Slim Jims: Are These Popular Snacks Unhealthy?If you're looking for a healthy snack, a Slim Jim isn't one of them. The beef stick snacks are loaded with salt and saturated fats.
Sweetness Comes at a Price: Nestlé's Baby Formula Scandal Is Just One of the Company's ControversiesFrom deceptive international baby food marketing to child labor accusations, let's explore Nestlé's lengthy list of controversies.
Yes, Tofu Is Vegan — Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the Plant-Based ProductTofu is completely vegan. This plant-based product is also vegetarian-friendly and most varieties are gluten-free. Keep reading to learn more.
How to Celebrate World Vegan Month This NovemberWorld Vegan Day kicks off World Vegan Month and encourages people, companies, and policy makers to learn more about the vegan lifestyle.
Vegans, Rejoice! Most Dark Chocolate Is Vegan — But Check Product LabelsDark chocolate is typically vegan, as long as there's no milk in the ingredient list. Check out these top vegan chocolate brands for a sweet treat.