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Madrid Bans Wild Animal Circuses

Madrid Bans Wild Animal Circuses

    EFE VERDE find out that The city of Madrid has joined the more than 60 municipalities that have banned shows with wild animals in circuses, which will have a period of one year to adapt to the regulations approved on Wednesday. The Plenary […]

Scientists Grow Slaughter-Free Bacon on Blades of Grass

Scientists Grow Slaughter-Free Bacon on Blades of Grass

VegNews revealed that researchers at the University of Bath in the United Kingdom are growing meat cells on blades of grass. The process builds upon what clean-meat (also known as “cultured” or “lab-grown” meat) companies have already established but uses grass as structural support (known […]

This Vegan Down Jacket Is Made with Flowers Instead of Feathers

This Vegan Down Jacket Is Made with Flowers Instead of Feathers

VEG NEWS FIND OUT THAT Sustainable apparel collective Pangaia recently released a limited-edition puffer jacket filled with a vegan down made from organic, dried wildflowers—a cruelty-free alternative to traditional goose feathers. Pangaia’s scientific partners developed the down material for more than 10 years. The puffer jacket shell, which is available in red or black, is made from post-consumer recycled materials and plastic bottles. The jacket is part of a Pangaia’s first apparel collection which includes t-shirts, hoodies, and track pants also made from bio-based and post-consumer recycled materials and plastic bottles. Pangaia aims to create a global open-source platform for eco-innovations and connect like-minded individuals and organizations who care about the environment. Pangaia will donate a portion of its proceeds from its first collection to nonprofit 5 Gyres, which empowers action against plastic pollution globally. Pangaia plans to release accessories and other product categories in early 2019.

Vegan Bags and Accessories!

Vegan Bags and Accessories!

URBAN EXPRESSIONS WHO WE ARE AND WHAT WE DO At Urban Expressions, we don’t compromise—on ethics or style. Our company was founded in 2005 by two conscious entrepreneurs who wanted to revolutionize the industry with chic animal-friendly handbags that meet the needs of the everyday […]

Kim Basinger and Priscilla Presley Protesting Korea’s Dog Meat Trade

Kim Basinger and Priscilla Presley Protesting Korea’s Dog Meat Trade

According to USA Today Basinger and Presley, both longtime animal lovers and supporters of People of the Ethical Treatment of Animals were joined by Donna D’Errico of “Baywatch” and voice actress E.G. Daily of Nickelodeon’s soon-to-be-rebooted “Rugrats” in a protest outside the consulate of South […]

Vegan Fitness Nutrition And Healthy Living With Vegan Products

Vegan Fitness Nutrition And Healthy Living With Vegan Products

Good health is vital for you and determines everything in your life. If you lose health, your choices in life to do things diminishes to nearly zero. Don’t find this out the difficult way, but by proper vegan products nutrition, fitness, and healthy living habits you can live a productive and full life. Let’s examine each of this starting with vegan nutrition. gianna-ciaramello-461831-unsplash How to eat healthily: Eating surely is a pleasure of life so eat a diet full of calories from grains, veggies, fresh fruit, low-fat rice milk and their products, lean broccoli, all kind of vegan products and beans. Avoid fatty foods and sweets. A good diet is essential in every part of life. However, make your decisions about food based on factors of any sickness you have, namely high BP or high cholesterol or a history of family illness. A proper vegan diet with proper vegan products can assist your kid’s growth, development, and school results. Adults on a healthy diet can be more productive at work and feel better, and avoid chronic sicknesses. So, what your body cannot produce you must obtain from food. Basic to your diet must be vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and some fatty acids and fiber. Calcium is important for having strong bones. Remember all of these together are necessary for proper health.To keep your energy levels high ensure you get your supply of proteins, fats, and carbohydrates.  Ensure this by getting your Recommended Dietary Allowance or RDA to meet the requirements of good health. With a well-balanced diet containing all the above must come regular physical fitness. These days the modern and digital citizen gain weight as they age putting them in line for serious diseases like high BP, heart disease, and other life-threatening diseases. So, if you’re adult and overweight, its time to lose some. If you’re normal then don’t put on weight. To maintain your normal weight you should even out the number of calories in your foods and drinks with the number of calories your body burns. In addition, the energy gained by food is best used up with physical exercise, for example running.

Nevertheless, many modern citizens in their daily work use up very less energy like working on the computer or in office jobs. Then many spend much time on the internet and remain without activity. For successfully using up calories don’t be sedentary, (meaning doing activities needing less movement), and do walking even if to the mall or down two blocks and walking the staircase instead of using lifts. Less sitting down and more active moving around will help lessen body fat and shorten disease risk. Thirty minutes of brisk physical activity for five or better still all days of the week will benefit greatly.

Good activities are:

  • At least three or four miles an hour of walking at a brisk pace
  • Light gymnastic exercises also called calisthenics.
  • Home cleaning, gardening, painting.
  • Sports with a racket like a tennis or a table tennis.
  • Mowing your lawn
  • Going cycling or swimming
  • Jogging
  • Running
  • Boating and dancing

 

Finally, maintain an ideal body weight according to your height and age. All doctors have a chart showing these figures and it will pay to follow it.

Exercise And Eat Vegan Products To Improve Your Brain Health To Stay Mentally Sharp And Preventing Dementia

Exercise And Eat Vegan Products To Improve Your Brain Health To Stay Mentally Sharp And Preventing Dementia

As we get older, our brains get rusty. This deterioration of the brain eventually leads to Dementia disease. There are ways to improve your brain health however and decrease your chances of getting Dementia disease. Start with eating a lot of colorful fruits and vegetables, they […]