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Healthy vegan bacon alternatives

Reasons why eating bacon is bad:Bacon (and other processed meats) have been ranked by The World Health Organisation as a level one carcinogen which means that it's just as bad for you as asbestos and smoking.The overuse of antibiotics in animal agriculture (including pigs) is leading us to a post antibiotic world - meaning that the more animal products you eat, the less resistant you will become to antibiotics.Studies have suggested that pigs are as intelligent as a 3 year old, as well as numerous other tests showing their high IQ.Eating bacon and other pork products, which are loaded with artery-clogging cholesterol and saturated fat, not only increases your weight, but also increases your chances of developing deadly ...

10 reasons why you should be a vegan

Since transitioning from a carnivore, I've noticed a few things that have changed, physically & mentally. So, here are a few things that you can expect when you adopt a vegan lifestyle and reasons why you should be vegan! 1. Clearer skinBeing vegan has cleared up my skin completely and made me feel so much more confident in my skin. I still have the odd break-out if i drink alcohol or when I'm on my period, which is when my favourite beauty products come in handy.I took the "before" picture when I was eating vegan junk food. The "after" picture was taken 1 week after using my vegan beauty products and eating a plant based diet.  2. ...