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  • Columbia gunman was quiet, didn't stand out, former classmates say

    Columbia gunman was quiet, didn't stand out, former classmates say
    Darion Marcus Aguilar became a vegan after watching a television show about how animals are slaughtered. That transformation, says a family friend, shows just how much the teen cared about life. But with Aguilar, 19, suspected of killing two people...
  • Easy dinner recipes: Vegetarian Mexican dishes for Meatless Monday

    Easy dinner recipes: Vegetarian Mexican dishes for Meatless Monday
    If you love Mexican food but find it hard at times to locate good vegetarian options, Lorenza Muņoz has some ideas, as she explored in her article on Mexican vegetarian dishes for Food not too long ago. "[M]eatless dishes actually have a long history in...
  • A plant-based diet has impressive benefits, including longer life

    Recent findings indicate that instead of a meat-heavy diet, you're better off focusing on plants--whole grains, legumes, vegetables, fruits, nuts, seeds and soy. People who eat a plant-based diet live longer, have less cancer and heart disease, weigh...
  • Vitamin B-12 deficiency more common with increasing age

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I recently read that being deficient in vitamin B-12 is common. Should I take a supplement? I'm 78 and in good health. ANSWER: Vitamin B-12 deficiency is more common with increasing age, and affects 5 to 15 percent of adults. Some of...
  • Jonathan Gold's lucky 7 picks for Restaurant Week

    Jonathan Gold's lucky 7 picks for Restaurant Week
    Perhaps you have just realized that there are a few days left to go in Restaurant Week, the twice-yearly celebration of Los Angeles restaurants mounted by DineLA, under the auspices of the Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board. Perhaps, like so many...
  • Orland Park cafe fills healthy food "void," owner says

    Orland Park cafe fills healthy food "void," owner says
    An Orland Park restaurant that focuses on fresh, health-conscious food and offers vegan and gluten-free items was the brainchild of a mother of six who has named some of the menu offerings after her family and friends. "It was something I felt was...
  • EATINGWELL: Spinach Ravioli with Zucchini Ribbons

    For this light vegetarian ravioli recipe, we combine gorgeous long ribbons of zucchini with spinach-and-cheese-stuffed ravioli and a light cream sauce for a satisfying vegetarian pasta dinner. Spinach Ravioli with Zucchini Ribbons Serves 4. Active...
  • Sighting: Beyonce dines at vegan-friendly Karyn's Cooked

    Sighting: Beyonce dines at vegan-friendly Karyn's Cooked
    No animal products? No problem. R&B mega-star Beyonce Knowles appeared to stick to her much-publicized vegan diet while in Chicago for her concert at the United Center, visiting vegan-friendly Karyn’s Cooked in River North Friday and Saturday....
  • Intermittent fasting, or IF, gains ground as a dieting tool

    Intermittent fasting, or IF, gains ground as a dieting tool
    It's a real heavyweight on the diet scene these days: intermittent fasting, a.k.a. IF (having ascended to heights where mere initials are enough). True, a fasting diet may not sound as appealing as, say, a cookie diet or a chocolate diet or a beer diet,...
  • Martial arts students bring home medals

    Martial arts students bring home medals
    Students from a Costa Mesa martial arts school recently returned with several medals from an international competition at the Los Angeles Convention Center. South Coast Martial Arts netted 14 gold, five silver and six bronze medals at the contest hosted...
  • Renee Taylor's "My Life on a Diet" opens at The Plaza Theatre

    Renee Taylor's "My Life on a Diet" opens at The Plaza Theatre
    Renee Taylor remembers everything in her life by what diet she was on at the time. Best known for playing Fran Drescher’s mother on the 1990s sitcom “The Nanny,” Taylor’s one-woman-show “My Life on a Diet” opens...