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First FDA Approved Quit Smoking App & Device

October 16th, 2017

Trying to quit? There's an app for that!

Johns Hopkins Study Takes a Look at Food Waste

October 16th, 2017

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Researchers take a look at just how much food is wasted every year

Top Chef Fabio Viviani Does Meatless Monday, Italian Style!

October 16th, 2017

Top Chef Fabio Viviani creates easy and delicious Meatless Monday recipes!

The Kids Can Cook, STEM for Breakfast?

October 3rd, 2017

When kids help out in the kitchen they learn science, technology, engineering & math!

New Research Suggests Meditation Could Lower Risk of Heart Disease

October 3rd, 2017

Ommmm-believable! Study indicates meditation might make you healthier.

It’s Stoptober, Celebrities Share Their Quit Stories

September 25th, 2017

Actress Kym Marsh talks to the The Daily Mail about why she quit.

Meatless Monday Can Save You Money!

September 25th, 2017

The Penny Hoarder shares 10 tips to save money with meat replacements!

Study Says: Exercise Regularly & Extend Your Life

September 25th, 2017

A recent study published in Reuters examines the lifelong effects of exercising just 30 minutes a day.

Natalie Portman Thinks Everyone Should Try Meatless Monday!

September 18th, 2017

In an interview from The Frame, Natalie Portman talks about her new film "Eating Animals" and the impact of eating meat.

Running Groups Help Graduates Quit Smoking

September 18th, 2017

Science Daily reports on a study of how running is becoming a growing trend to help people quit smoking.

TODAY Mentions Benefits of The Monday Campaigns

September 18th, 2017

TODAY online mentions the The Monday Campaigns as a helpful way to start off a healthy week.

Meatless Mondays a hit at Adobe Systems cafe in Lehi, UT

September 6th, 2017

Food Management online highlights Meatless Monday coming to the café at the Adobe Systems Inc. facility in Lehi, Utah

City of Paulicéia, Brazil adopts Meatless Monday program at public schools

September 5th, 2017

Humane Society International partners with the City of Paulicéia, Brazil to adopt Meatless Monday program at public schools.

Meatless Monday makes plant-based meals appealing to the meat-loving Midwest

September 5th, 2017

Eight Great Reasons to Cook with Your Kids

August 31st, 2017

Government Efforts to Reduce Wasted Food Gaining Traction

August 31st, 2017

Walking is Good for Our Physical, Mental and Spiritual Health. We All Need To Do More of It.

August 25th, 2017

Sometimes, a piece of news comes along that is so dispiriting, it is difficult to know where to begin. Yesterday brought the revelation from Public Health England that 40 per cent of middle-aged adults are failing to achieve merely one brisk, 10-minute walk a month. Not per day, you understand, not even per week, but per month.

20 Percent More Smokers Quit After $1 Price Increase

August 25th, 2017

The study, in Epidemiology, found that a $1 increase in price was linked to a 7 percent reduction in the risk of heavy smoking (10 cigarettes or more a day), and a 35 percent reduction in the average number of cigarettes smoked by heavy smokers.

Oregon Senate Approves Raising Legal Tobacco Age to 21

August 14th, 2017

Oregon is on track to potentially become the third state in the nation to raise its tobacco age minimum to 21 following Thursday's vote by Senate lawmakers.

Pittsburgh City Council Adopts Meatless Monday

August 2nd, 2017

Seven out of nine council members pledge to go meatless on Mondays to promote better eating habits to the city’s residents.

More New Yorkers Opting for Life in the Bike Lane

August 1st, 2017

Biking has become part of New York’s commuting infrastructure as bike routes have been expanded and a fleet of 10,000 Citi Bikes has been deployed to more than 600 locations. Today there are more than 450,000 daily bike trips in the city, up from 170,000 in 2005, an increase that has outpaced population and employment growth, according to city officials.

Stroll Your Way to Better Physical and Mental Health

July 31st, 2017

Extensive research proves that walking puts off heart disease, high blood pressure, and strokes. It can even help you live longer! A University College London meta-analysis found that walking reduced the chance of dying during the study period by 32 percent and the risk of cardiovascular events by 31 percent.

FDA Aims to Lower Nicotine in Cigarettes to Get Smokers to Quit

July 31st, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration said Friday it wants to reduce the nicotine in cigarettes to make them less addictive. The unexpected announcement sent shares of tobacco companies plummeting and sparked praise among some public health advocates. If successful, the effort would be the first time the government has tried to get the Americans to quit cigarettes by reaching beyond warning labels or taxes to attacking the actual addictive substance inside.

CT Screening May Help Smokers Quit

July 31st, 2017

A CT lung scan can be just the thing to startle smokers into quitting, according to a trial led by Cardiff University researchers. This flies in the face of a commonly held belief that a negative CT screening lets smokers think that they have a “license to smoke” and instead provides a chance to press for smoking cessation support.

Schools Cut Meat and Cheese, Serve up Big Wins for Kids and Climate

July 25th, 2017

More schools are showing it is surprisingly easy to downsize their meat portions and serve more healthful and lower carbon plant-based meals. Expanding on the popular Meatless Mondays movement — which now includes about 140 K-12 school districts and 155 university campuses — schools in New York, Detroit, and a handful of other locales are making plant-based meals a larger slice of what kids eat in school.

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