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How would a vegan diet be healthy for me?

Vandana  R. Sheth
Nutrition & Dietetics
Research studies have consistently proven that vegetarians have lower cholesterol levels than meat eaters, they have lower blood pressure. A vegetarian diet was proven to decrease risk for heart disease and in fact reverse heart disease (Dr. Dean Ornish). Following a vegetarian diet also helps prevent cancer and with diabetes control/management.

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