Weekend runner goes vegan and becomes an endurance athlete
Matt Frazier, a self-described "recreational athlete" went vegan in 2009 and became an endurance athlete who now competes in races up to 100 miles long.
"Plant-based diets give us the best access to a wide variety of nutrients and fiber and those things really help reduce fatigue, increase oxygen and blood flow to muscles," says Brittany Verras, an Emory University dietician working with athletes.
Teacher who had heart attack inspires 1,300 colleagues to try 10-day plant-based diet
More than 1,000 teachers and school administrators in New York state are taking a 10-day challenge to eat a plant-based diet, inspired by a colleague who transformed himself after a heart attack.
Doug Schmidt, a Rochester elementary school teacher, suffered a near fatal "widow maker" heart attack at age 49.
‘NUTRITION 2018’ Conference Reveals Mounting Evidence Points to Plant-Based Diet for Optimal Health
Mounting studies and nutritional evidence are showing a wholly or predominantly plant-based diet is optimal for human health and longevity. Many researchers presented their findings at the flagship meeting of the American Society for Nutrition, “Nutrition 2018.”
Jumpstart Participant - Healing America
In southeast Louisiana, we completed a Jumpstart program that produced wonderful results, showing again the power of a plant-based diet to change lives.
Dr. Colin Campbell - Healing America Tour
This video contains clips of Dr. Campbell talking about nutrition, all from the Healing America Tour earlier this year (2018).