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by Sergio
Oct 14, 2014 2:34 pm
Forum: Veganism And The Environment Forum
Topic: Population Growth and Environmentalism
Replies: 10
Views: 5645

Re: Population Growth and Environmentalism

Actually meat and other animal products have the biggest negative impact on ecology, it's beside that animals suffer...
by Sergio
Oct 14, 2014 2:30 pm
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Health officials warn of vegan dangers for kids
Replies: 3
Views: 2252

Re: Health officials warn of vegan dangers for kids

What do you mean by meat propaganda?
And what source of B12 you're proposing to use? (As far as I know only supliments can help vegans maintain normal levels of B12)
by Sergio
Sep 28, 2014 10:47 am
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Health officials warn of vegan dangers for kids
Replies: 3
Views: 2252

Health officials warn of vegan dangers for kids

I've recently heard that in Switzerland "Health officials warn of vegan dangers for kids" and farst I thought that again it this is some kind of bulshit... But then I started to remember some Vegans, I'm speaking of those "Esotheric" vegans who don't respect science, they often l...
by Sergio
Jun 8, 2013 2:57 pm
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: If things were different
Replies: 1
Views: 489

Re: If things were different

As long as there are other non vegans, it is more ethical to offer them this ethicalier milk.
by Sergio
May 25, 2013 1:50 pm
Forum: Veggie Questions and Answers
Topic: New vegetarian would like some advice
Replies: 3
Views: 2951

Re: New vegetarian would like some advice

jlepage1 wrote: Any helpful ideas, tips etc? Thanks so much.

Don't forget about vitamin B12, you can read site
http://www.veganhealth.org/
by Sergio
May 25, 2013 1:43 pm
Forum: Veggie Questions and Answers
Topic: Cross contamination
Replies: 1
Views: 2273

Re: Cross contamination

I would eat it, easpecially if it will state that it's from a vegan owned bakery. But do your research before investing too much into it, try your products first on strangers, and don't limit your sales to vegans. (You can label all your product as cholesterol free for example)
by Sergio
May 25, 2013 1:29 pm
Forum: Veggie Questions and Answers
Topic: Iron
Replies: 5
Views: 3350

Re: Iron

The best source for Iron in vegan diet is here: http://www.veganhealth.org/articles/iron some quotes from there: If you think your iron stores might be low, you can increase iron absorption by: Adding a source of vitamin C at meals. Avoiding tea and coffee at meals. Increasing legume (peanuts, beans...
by Sergio
Mar 3, 2013 10:39 am
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Would you eat Anencephaly meat?
Replies: 3
Views: 991

Re: Would You Eat Anencephaly Meat?

I wouldn't. First of all if there are still non vegs around it's better to offer them that meat, we can live without that meat. Second - it's nasty...
by Sergio
Jan 7, 2013 11:14 pm
Forum: General Health and Beauty Forum
Topic: Vegan Soap
Replies: 1
Views: 736

Re: Vegan Soap

Making soap is a niche business, I know few people who do it, it has very low barrier to entry and depends mostly on marketing you can do not on the quality of your soaps. So I would advice you do to some catchy things, like making different forms of soap (in forms of children toys) or write somethi...
by Sergio
Jan 7, 2013 11:09 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hello Everyone
Replies: 4
Views: 2385

Re: Hello Everyone

Wellcome on board. :)
by Sergio
Jan 7, 2013 11:00 pm
Forum: Vegan Travel Forum
Topic: Vegan in India
Replies: 15
Views: 4904

Re: Vegan in India

Eithan wrote:India is a vegan country. Because almost all people here are Hindu. And they are vegan.

As far as I know they are not vegans, they are vegetarians, they still consume cow milk.
by Sergio
Jan 7, 2013 10:57 pm
Forum: Veggie Questions and Answers
Topic: Thinking of going Vegan
Replies: 4
Views: 2804

Re: Thinking of going Vegan

First of all - take B12 supliments, secondly - it depends on you but you can try to introduce more foods which will replace eggs, like for example tofu and see how it gows, gradually, or you can one day decide that from today I'm vegan, both ways you'll have to adapt a little and wait for your body ...
by Sergio
Jan 7, 2013 10:53 pm
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Do i need to be fully vegan or can i stray from time to time
Replies: 4
Views: 1055

Re: Do i need to be fully vegan or can i stray from time to

I think it's better to keep vegan so your organism will adapt, you can try to add to your plate salt or soy sauce to make your dishes tastier (I understand you don't have that no sodium condition).
by Sergio
Jan 3, 2013 11:26 am
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: CEO of Facebook Eats Animals He Kills Himself
Replies: 5
Views: 1932

Re: CEO of Facebook Eats Animals He Kills Himself

Is there any vegan owned social network?
by Sergio
Dec 8, 2012 8:42 pm
Forum: Science, Philosophy, Religion
Topic: vegetarianism as feminism
Replies: 6
Views: 3136

Re: vegetarianism as feminism

Hello all, Some vegetarians give justification for vegetarianism by wrapping it in spiritual and superstitious beliefs. The Humanist Vegetarian Group rejects these beliefs and seeks to promote a rational case for Vegetarianism. Most vegans I know are ethical vegans with rational case for Veganism, ...
by Sergio
Dec 8, 2012 8:31 pm
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: Introduce my self....
Replies: 4
Views: 948

Re: Introduce my self....

Who are you, and why are you signing into this forum?
by Sergio
Dec 8, 2012 8:30 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Does Anyone Even Like Foxes Anymore?
Replies: 2
Views: 2215

Re: Does Anyone Even Like Foxes Anymore?

I don't know the situation in UK, can you please tell us more?
by Sergio
Nov 18, 2012 11:32 pm
Forum: Science, Philosophy, Religion
Topic: "The bottom line on eggs"
Replies: 10
Views: 3189

Re: "The bottom line on eggs"

Actually taking vitamin B12 is better from supplements than from eggs, because those supplements were tested to prove that blood levels of B12 are increased when taking them.
by Sergio
Nov 18, 2012 11:28 pm
Forum: Veganism And The Environment Forum
Topic: Factory Farm Statistics
Replies: 3
Views: 2824

Re: Factory Farm Statistics

Factory farms are a menace to the environment, alright. Some conscientious consumers, however, are restricting themselves to a diet of food which originates from a 100 mile radius of where they live. These people belong to the growing "locavore" movement. You can always buy local produce ...
by Sergio
Nov 18, 2012 11:14 pm
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Thanksgiving Day for vegans/vegetarians
Replies: 2
Views: 1036

Re: Thanksgiving Day For Vegans/vegetarians

There is one simple solution to the problem, make the family respect you (in a good way), then they will care to make vegan food for you on family meetings.
by Sergio
Nov 18, 2012 11:10 pm
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: In honor of...
Replies: 2
Views: 860

Re: In Honor Of...

How this will help promoting veganism?
by Sergio
Apr 10, 2012 9:35 pm
Forum: Veggie Questions and Answers
Topic: Odd vegetarian situation
Replies: 4
Views: 2898

Re: Odd vegetarian situation

Try different cuisines they might prepare food different way and try them when you're really hungry.
by Sergio
Mar 14, 2012 11:37 am
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Ideas for an ideal vegan country?
Replies: 1
Views: 741

Ideas for an ideal vegan country?

What are your ideas for an ideal vegan country? For example what will be allowed which is not allowed in other countries and what will be prohibited which is allowed elsewhere?
by Sergio
Nov 1, 2011 8:08 pm
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: Fruit juice can be harmful to teeth
Replies: 25
Views: 4080

Re: Fruit juice can be harmful to teeth

I've read some doctor say that fruit juices are bad not only for teeth but also for the rest of the body, because they contain sugar without fiber.
by Sergio
Nov 1, 2011 8:02 pm
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Vegans/Vegetarians Don't Help Animals Or The Planet
Replies: 18
Views: 3501

Re: Vegans/Vegetarians Don't Help Animals Or The Planet

I'll answer all your points: 1) Not all the world is USA, some governments don't make subsidies to meat industry. 2) If the story doesn't profit - they will anyway try to cut the stock with which they don't profit, otherwise they'll be replaced by other better competitor. 3) Most European countries,...
by Sergio
Oct 26, 2011 9:07 pm
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: Steve jobs died
Replies: 2
Views: 725

Re: Steve jobs died

There are rumors that he was a vegetarian.
by Sergio
Oct 26, 2011 9:02 pm
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Why vegans don't eat honey?
Replies: 29
Views: 14208

Re: Why Vegans Don't Eat Honey?

samuadam wrote:So vegan is defined by philosophy not what you eat?

Is there any difference here regarding honey?
by Sergio
Nov 8, 2010 4:15 pm
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: Stuck in a debate
Replies: 8
Views: 2706

Re: Stuck in a debate

"There are genuine differences between humans and non-human animals. Don't believe me? Where are the animal liberation groups... staffed by animals? You'd think that if non-human animals truly were our equals, it would show somewhere, but it doesn't." Here is an example of an animal liber...
by Sergio
Oct 11, 2010 9:17 pm
Forum: General Health and Beauty Forum
Topic: Shocked and appualed by the message sent out by vegtalk
Replies: 15
Views: 4141

Re: Shocked and appualed by the message sent out by vegtalk

Do you think it is incorrect to promote veganism by using images of attractive humans?
by Sergio
Mar 16, 2010 11:48 am
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: New here...hi!
Replies: 5
Views: 934

Re: New Here...hi!

Hi, welcome to our community! :)
Is it easy to be vegan in Ireland?

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