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  • Vitamin B12 Necessary for Arterial Health
    Vitamin B12 Necessary for Arterial Health
    The cardiovascular benefits of plant-based diets may be severely undermined by vitamin B12 deficiency.
  • Risk Associated With Iron Supplements
    Risk Associated With Iron Supplements
    Iron is a double-edged sword. If we don't absorb enough, we risk anemia, but if absorb too much we may increase our risk of cancer, heart disease, and a number of inflammatory conditions. Because the...
  • Amla Versus Cancer Cell Growth
    Amla Versus Cancer Cell Growth
    Indian gooseberries (amla), an important plant in Ayurvedic medicine, may have anti-cancer properties, as well as cough-, fever-, pain-, stress-, and diarrhea-suppressing effects.
  • Glycotoxins
    Glycotoxins
    Advanced glycation end products (AGEs) in our diet are thought to accelerate the aging process.
  • Iron During Pregnancy
    Iron During Pregnancy
    An argument that non-anemic women should choose plant-based sources of iron and not supplement during pregnancy.
  • Are Iron Pills Good For You?
    Are Iron Pills Good For You?
    A question as to whether cancer and Alzheimer's disease can be considered "ferrotoxic" diseases.