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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi all, I found this forum last year and then promptly forgot it. I'm so glad I found it again. I started out trying to be totally vegan in April 2016. I was overweight when I started, but have continued to lose weight even when I don't need to anymore, approx 40 lbs. I want to stop here...
  2. Vegan Support Forum
    Hello I've been a vegetarian for a year and so many months and decided I wanted to go vegan. I'm in the UK and follow a Slimming World diet which is basically eating clean (high carb low fat if I'm correct) if you know what SW is. And I'm constantly hungry all the time I never get full up no...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hello, You can call me Fork and Veg! I am a plant-based 28 year old female from Toronto with a new found love for cooking and baking. Since dramatically changing my lifestyle in 2016 due to various ethical, environmental and health reasons, I have developed a passion for plant-based food...
  4. Transitioning to Vegetarian
    Hey people! Bit of background about me. I have recently turned vegetarian (about 6 motnhs ago) It has been great. I feel healthier, less bloated and more energized. My only concern is that in my last blood test my iron, folic acid and vit D have dropped. I have done the transition without any...
  5. Vegan Support Forum
    Hi guys and gals, As registered dietitian (and plant-based eater myself), I'm actively striving to make a difference in the veggie community. I know that many people have questions / face challenges when it comes to following a well-planned plant-based diet and I've seen more than my share of...
  6. Vegetarian Support Forum
    Hi there everyone! I'm a pretty peaceful vegetarian and like to keep to myself, meaning I don't push my lifestyle onto others, so I feel like in a way I deserve the same respect. My family, despite knowing I've been a vegetarian for a year now, continue to say and do obliviously rude things and...
  7. Transitioning to Vegetarian
    Hey guys. So I recently (about a month ago) quit eating meat. I originally decided to be a pescatarian, and I've had fish and shrimp once or twice over the past few weeks, but more recently have just tried opting for an all vegetarian diet. The problem is I feel nauseous all the time. Even if...
  8. Vegan Support Forum
    Hi Veggie Boards, My name is Angus Chen. I'm a reporter with NPR/National Public Radio (you can see a list of recent work at wnyc.org/people/angus-chen). I'm working on a story right now about people, particularly young people, switching to a vegan or vegetarian or another diet (paleo...
  9. Vegetarian Support Forum
    Hello everyone. First off I'm not expecting you all to understand but here it goes. I've been a vegetarian (lacto-ovo) for a year now because I was told by my urologist that meat is bad for my kidneys, along with nuts, berries, chocolate - he mentioned something about dairy but can't remember...
  10. Fun n' Games
    I’d love to share with you my healthy game (yes, you read that right). This game actually tries to teach you to be healthier, more vegetarian and is fun to play at the same time. It's a vegetables match 3 game where almost every level provides a healthy tip and the game is motivating you to...
  11. New Member Introductions
    Hello!! I am Sudatta from India!! I have recently joined this club! Help me out in understanding how it works!!:)
  12. General Health Discussion
    Hello Friends!! I know that becoming vegan completely changed my state of mind for the better and I was wondering if anyone else has experienced this :)
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hey everyone! I just started a youtube channel trying out all these Vegan/Vegetarian Pinterest recipes that claim to be easy/healthy....as I'm no way near a chef...really wanted to put them to the test. My worry is that because its vegan/vegetarian, I wouldn't have enough subscribers/successful...
  14. General Health Discussion
    I switch to vegetarian 3 weeks ago, and it first started out good, eventually after transitioning, i got bad diahreah for about a week, it then went away. Now for the past 3 days my stomach has looked abnormally big, it looks like i ate the whole buffet, and someimes I barely eat anything. I...
  15. Vegetarian Support Forum
    Hi! I have been octo- vegetarian for about a year and a half. Recently, I have started feeling nauseous quite a bit during the day.It passes and goes, and can range from not to bad, to oh my gosh I am going to vomit. Is there any medical reason for this? Could I be deficient in some vitamins...
  16. Vegan Support Forum
    ive been vegetarian for just over a year now and over the past 3-4 months ive noticed ive started to become severely depressed. I think about the horrors these animals have to go through every single day and it makes me so angry and i find myself in floods of tears nearly every other day, is...
  17. Relationships and Family
    I need some help! I have announced to a couple of people (mainly parents) that I would like a vegetarian wedding (I would prefer vegan but that isn't going to happen). We are making to food (buffet style) because we can't afford catering, however we have been getting some push back because of...
  18. New Member Introductions
    Hello all! I am from Newfoundland Canada but moved to Nova Scotia Canada a couple years ago (I know a lot might not know where these places are, but that is okay :) ) I am currently pesco-vegetarian while I transition to vegan. I need some help! I have announced to a couple of people (mainly...
  19. New Member Introductions
    Hello, nice to meet everyone here. I have been a vegetarian for 5 years now. I am also a personal coach for weight loss and personal development. Thank you! :)
  20. Transitioning to Vegan
    Hello friends! So over a year ago I joined this site and became a vegetarian! And I kept trying to go vegan but I always failed. Anyway long story short, I'm going to try again! I went grocery shopping and bought lots of fruits and vegetables and I also got vegan margarine! And I already drink...
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