Can renal failure be caused by a diet high in animal products? Based on what I read about presence of toxins in the system, loss of calcium, etc it sounds like it might be tied in with ketosis in at…Continue
I live in a pretty run down area of Philadelphia, USA. I need more plants in my life! I do intend to move to Florida or somewhere tropical within the next few years, but for now I'm stuck in the…Continue
I have a blog where I write about the 801010 lifestyle, and I get a lot of questions. This morning, someone asked me to explain the ins and outs of dietary thermogenesis. I'm not a doctor or an expert(YET), but I think I did a pretty good job so here's what I wrote, feedback would be appreciated :)
"I’m still a newb in many ways, I’ve only been at this for just over a year and am self-educating rather than paying for someone else to tell me what the government told them to tell me.…Continue
So my school just sent me a list of course material that I’ll need, books and the like.
And I’m having second thoughts.
The first book I looked up advises cutting out all processed foods, but eating yogurt once a day. Not only is yogurt processed, but it will wreck your health. Dairy will absolutely wreck any healthy efforts, whether the negative affects pop up right away or later in life.
The book I’m looking at now talks a lot about which supplements you should…Continue
And that is how quickly so many of the forum discussions here turn catty! I've seen a person get ganged up on one too many times in discussions here- by adults! By full grown adults. It's very disheartening and I feel like it really goes against the whole philosophy of this site, which is raw, fruity, peaceful living!
Just once I would like to get through a discussion feeling supported and educated, not fearful that if someone disagrees with my input, I'm next.
So yesterday was Worldwide Vegan Pizza Day. I decided to take the night off from HCRV so that I could share vegan pizza with my three good friends who I feel are SO CLOSE to making the switch from SAD to vegan. They've expressed dismay at the thought of giving up cheese, so I thought this would be a great opportunity. And it was, we made some fancy pizzas that tasted delicious and my younger brother decided to go vegan again(had fallen off the wagon after a two month go) right there on…Continue