A Vegan Diet Rich In Legumes Can Help You Lose Weight, New Study Finds

An increased intake of legumes and a decreased intake of meat, fish, and poultry can help individuals lose weight, according to a new study published in the medical publication Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  The 16-week study, undertaken by the nonprofit research and advocacy group Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), included […]

A Vegan Diet Rich In Legumes Can Help You Lose Weight, New Study Finds

An increased intake of legumes and a decreased intake of meat, fish, and poultry can help individuals lose weight, according to a new study published in the medical publication Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  The 16-week study, undertaken by the nonprofit research and advocacy group Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), included […]

VRG TESTIMONY ON 2025-2030 DIETARY GUIDELINES FOR AMERICANS

Every 5 years, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) publish the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, the nation’s go-to source for nutrition advice. The Vegetarian Resource Group submitted testimony about the scientific questions that will inform the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2025-2030. The Dietary Guidelines impact […]

VRG Nutrition Advisor Reed Mangels receives Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Award

Congratulations to The Vegetarian Resource Group Nutrition Advisor Reed Mangels, PhD, RD, who has been selected by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as the recipient of the 2022 Excellence in Community and Public Health Practice Award. The award will be presented to Dr. Mangels at the Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo (FNCE®), October […]

VRG Nutrition Advisor Reed Mangels receives Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Award

Congratulations to The Vegetarian Resource Group Nutrition Advisor Reed Mangels, PhD, RD, who has been selected by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as the recipient of the 2022 Excellence in Community and Public Health Practice Award. The award will be presented to Dr. Mangels at the Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo (FNCE®), October […]

Vegan Diets in a Nutshell Poster

Share this handy poster with family and friends. You can also print it out and post it on your refrigerator. See: https://www.vrg.org/nutshell/VeganDietsinaNutshellPoster.pdf

Vegan Diets in a Nutshell Poster

Share this handy poster with family and friends. You can also print it out and post it on your refrigerator. See: https://www.vrg.org/nutshell/VeganDietsinaNutshellPoster.pdf

A Perfect Week for a Vegan Dietetic Intern

By Cierra Peterlin, University of Maryland Dietetic Intern As a dietetic intern, I have spent the past 10 months rotating through different job settings with organizations from hospitals to food pantries to universities and more. Sometimes the work is something that sparks joy and sometimes it is simply a professional experience. My week with The […]