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Vegan diets - News

Less Dairy Leads to Decline in Iodine Concentrations
Professor warns of micronutrient deficiency risks in sustainable diets
Scientists find vital missing ingredient for healthy vegan diet – algae
Switching meat and milk for plant-based copies misses vital nutrients
Research calls for DHA supplementation in vegetarian breastfeeding mothers
Effects of single plant-based vs. animal-based meals on satiety and mood
Surge in nitrous oxide abuse: New guidelines to help clinicians recognize cases and prevent spinal cord damage from resulting Vitamin B12 deficiency
Quick and easy ready meals not the best for us—or the planet
Are plant-based meats really better for us than the real thing?
B12 deficiency and Nitrous oxide: neurologists report a worrying rise in young people with paralysis
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Plant-based milk products: what you need to know before making the switch
Plant-based doesn’t always mean healthy
Action needed on vitamin B12 deficiency in people following plant-based diets
Vegetarian diet quality influences mental health
Why Are Vegetarians More Likely to Be Depressed Than Other People?
Plant-based burgers: should some be considered ‘junk food’?
Lab analysis finds near-meat and meat are not nutritionally equivalent
Vegan diets in children may bring heart benefits but pose growth risks
Plant-based diets can pose a risk to bone health if adequate calcium and vitamin D intakes are not ensured
The essential role of iodine in the diet
Vegan diet significantly remodels metabolism in young children
New research shows the importance of consuming enough vitamin B12 in pregnancy
Nutrient deficiency risks associated with veganism, study finds: ‘Vitamin B12 is well supplemented, iodine is a matter of concern’
Review finds vitamin D and some minerals might benefit fibromyalgia sufferers
‘Disconcerting discovery’: Study shows plant-based milk lacking in calcium, protein, vitamins
'Laughing gas' depletes Vitamin B12 and can cause irreversible brain damage
"Not all plant-based patterns of eating are healthy,” warns CVD study author
BBC - How a vegan diet could affect your intelligence
Doctors warn vegans to take risks of vitamin B12 deficiency seriously
Suggested move to plant-based diets risks worsening brain health nutrient deficiency
Is 'clean eating' just dirty rhetoric?
When does clean eating become an unhealthy obsession? New findings on who is at risk
Psychology Today - The Brain Needs Animal Fat
25 February 2019 - - Is a vegan diet safe for infants and children?
20 January 2019 - Optimising Nutrition - Should you EAT Lancet?
19 January 2019 - Psychology Today - EAT-Lancet's Plant-based Planet: 10 Things You Need to Know
BBC - The diet to save lives, the planet and feed us all? (NOT)
17 January 2019 - Zoe Harcombe - The EAT Lancet diet is nutritionally deficient
16 January 2019 - The Conversation - Why we shouldn’t all be vegan
Why vegan diets for babies come with significant risks
Vegan diets are adding to malnutrition in wealthy countries
27 August 2018 - Science Daily - Diet has bigger impact on emotional well-being in women than in men
Vegans most at risk of missing target iodine intakes, suggests Norwegian study
Your Brain on Plants: Micronutrients and Mental Health
Food Fights: Are Vegan Diets Healthier for the Brain?
7 October 2017 - MedicalXpress - Orthorexia: When 'healthy eating' ends up making you sick
Most milk substitutes are low in iodine – here’s why it matters
17 Sep 2017 - Low Brain Cholesterol—Separating Fact from Fiction: How statin drugs and plant-based diets affect mental health
11 September 2017 - MedicalXpress - Vegetarians more susceptible to depression than meat eaters, study shows. Here's why.