New research has found yet another benefit to adopting the vegetarian lifestyle.
Researchers have found a diet that may prevent heart disease.
Making the jump to a vegan lifestyle is a difficult and life-altering decision. These informative blogs and resources that can help make the experience a bit easier.
New research suggests that a healthy diet has no room for diet soda.
Packaged brownies sold as dietary supplements with added melatonin raise health concerns from the public.
The fight against obsesity continues; the Dietary Guidelines for Americans unveiled its new dietary guidelines. Learn what the guidelines say and what that means for America.
Stevia is a better alternative to most artificial sweeteners and sugar substitutes.
Adding recipes like this Vegan Cheesy Lasanga to your meal plan could do more than please your taste buds; it could also save your life.
It's no secret that a woman's metabolism slows down as she approaches menopause. Instead of unrealistically eliminating carbohydrates from your diet, think along the lines of a moderate carbs diet.
Cocoa supplements can be a great way to protect your heart and ward off many heart and age-related diseases.
The new USDA guidelines about sodium intake may be daunting, but it is possible to lower your salt consumption and still have delicious herbal meals.
Ward off iron-deficiency anemia by eating a healthy supply of iron-rich vegan foods.
Guest blogger Stephanie Small reveals the similarities between Sumo wrestlers' diets and Americans' diets.
Bathing suit season approaches! Guest blogger Stephanie Small goes beyond the standard "portion-control-and-exercise" weight loss tips to bring you the top five truths you must know in order to drop the pounds. Look for one new tip on each Monday in May.
Following a diet out of a book means you're just adhering to a set of externally imposed rules. Learn how to listen to your body for direction on what nourishes you.
Natural Home guest blogger Stephanie Small reveals the little food allergy that could mean big weight gain.
Kitchen Gardeners International's 20ate campaign urges Americans to say no to junk food.
Sit down with Brian Patton, author of "The Sexy Vegan Cookbook" and executive chef at Vegin' Out, to learn about being vegan and eating healthy.
More and more are joining the meatless movement. Find out what meatless dishes have to offer you.
There's a new graphic in town ready to help you with your dietary needs and help you craft each healthy and delicious meal you put on your plate.
Sort through all the hype over dietary fat with this Fit Fat Guide from Dr. Christopher Mohr.
Bathing suit season approaches! Stephanie goes beyond the standard "portion-control-and-exercise" weight loss tips to bring you the top five truths you must know in order to drop the pounds. Look for one new tip on each Monday in May.
Want to take advantage of the health benefits of kale but don't know how to eat it? Brian Patton, author of The Sexy Vegan Cookbook, shares five ways to eat kale.
This simple vegan piecrust can be assembled in minutes.
Early mornings spark my desire for a fast, healthy breakfast.
With fall here, try these vegan versions of classic comfort foods: nachos, sloppy Joes and Swedish meatballs from Hilary’s Eat Well.
Mushroom-Nut Burgers are full of flavor and just as hearty as any meat-based burger you’ve ever had.
Add spring color and crunch to meals with this light, refreshing asparagus salad.
A new study shows that low-sodium diets may increase risk of heart-related problems for some people.
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), a likely carcinogen commonly used to line non-stick cookware, also lines the inside of microwave popcorn bags.
Women with greater fiber intake are 11 percent less likely to develop breast cancer. Many Americans don’t get enough fiber every day, so here are a few ways to add more fiber to your diet.
Does the Cookie Monster no longer have a sweet tooth? What is he teaching our kids? Learn more.
Veggie meatloaf makes for a hearty, delicious entree or side dish perfect for vegetarians and vegans at Thanksgiving. Check out these three varieties: one features chickpeas, one lentils and one vegetarian meat substitute.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews natural lip glaze and natural lip gloss from mineral makeup company, Monave.
There are lots of reasons to eat less meat, or even none at all, but have you ever considered whether your dog could be vegan?
It's difficult to understand supplements when reputable sources just can't seem to get it right. The NPA recently challenged the Wall Street Journal about an article they published concerning dietary supplements. Read more.
Certain herbal supplements can cause severe heart and liver damage.
Guest blogger Stephanie Small reviews the importance of fat and its crucial role in the body. Stephanie explains why trans fats are toxic, why saturated fats are necessary and why low-fat diets don't work.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace tries a new vegan, natural lip balm from Herbs of Grace.
The Natural Home and Garden offices have been overflowing with lotion recently In preparation for a product roundup in our September October 2011 issue, we called in lotions from more than half a dozen companies. With almost two dozen scents
Smothered in a hearty walnut cream sauce this steamed kale recipe is sure to please everyone, even the naysayers.
This Vegan German Chocolate Cake is just as decadent and satisfying as the classic dessert.
derma e win “Grocery Headquarters” magazine Selling Wellness Trailblazer Award for the fourth time.
Warm your tummy with this elegant butternut bisque.
Please kids of all ages with these healthy Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies.
Drizzled with sweet pepper sauce, hearty cauliflower steaks are full of robust flavor.
Leafy spring greens add lively color and substance to this vegan stuffed shells recipe.
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews Nicobella Vegan Organic Dark Chocolate Truffles.
Researchers have added "antioxidants" to the list of popcorn health benefits.
Add garlic to your daily diet by taking these tips into consideration.
Natural Home editorial intern Samantha Schwartz shares a vegetable juice recipe.
According to the Okinawan diet, those who eat fewer calories just might live longer. Dr. Amber French discusses this study and analyzes how cutting 20 percent of your daily calorie intake might help you lose weight stave off age-related disease.
Guest blogger Char Scace shares her low-carb pumpkin pie recipe to make getting through the holiday season on a low-carb diet a little easier.
Adopting a healthy lifestyle—and keeping it—doesn’t happen overnight. Use these expert tips to build the foundation of life well-lived.
Chronic stress can harm both body and mind. Prevent and relieve stress in your life with these nine ideas.
A study has found that healthy fats and oils may make fried foods better for you.
Whip up this batch of chocolate and coconut granola for a grain-free granola recipe that’s packed with healthful nuts and seeds.
One Degree Organic Foods announces the launch of its sprouted, vegan cereal line featuring 100 percent traceable ingredients.
For environmental activist Julia Butterfly Hill, food is a delicious and healthy form of activism. Whip up her delicious vegan lasagna to celebrate Meatless Monday—and enjoy!
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace bakes vegan, gluten-free shortbread cookies for Santa Claus
Freelance writer and editor Kim Wallace interviews fellow foodie Lindsay Nixon, author of "The Happy Herbivore" cookbook.
Paula’s Choice introduces its Earth Sourced collection—a line of natural and vegan skin-care products.
Quick and easy-to-make, these vegan Cherry and Chocolate Taco Cookies are sure to become your family's new holiday tradition.
With all the wonderful products that walk across our desks here at Natural Home, here are a few that have stood out during the holiday season. Grab these last-minute gifts for your friends, family, or even yourself. And remember: Green is not just for the holidays. Any of these products would be great year round.
Try this tasty vegetarian (and vegan) alfredo for a healthy weeknight dinner.
Canadian-based RawFoodz launches with a line of organic, raw vegan salad dressings.
This holiday season, serve up a delicious, vegetarian pot pie made with nutrient-rich veggies.
Perfect for fall and full of flavor, this butternut squash soup recipe is a great example of an easy meal made with delicious whole foods.
Let them eat cake! It's hard to believe that this decadent Chocolate Ganache Cake is actually vegan.
Top your spaghetti with flavorful, satisfying wheatballs for a quick weeknight meal.
The New York Times reports our carbon emissions in 2011 were the highest on record. Reduce your family's carbon footprint by choosing vegetarian recipes such as Fennel and Leek Soup and Delicata Squash Stuffed with Wild Mushrooms and Herbs.
A healthful fall-flavored twist on the classic carrot cake, this recipe for Pumpkin Carrot Cake Cupcakes with cream “cheese” frosting is grain-free, gluten-free, dairy-free and refined sugar-free.
Jovial Foods’ new line of organic, artisan European-style cookies are made with nutritious einkorn flour for a healthier, lower-calorie dessert.
This holiday season give yourself and your loved ones the gift of natural mood enhancement, improved skin, nails and hair, and overall kidney support with Canfo Natural Products NoWorries, BeautifyMe and NoStone.
Keep things sexy with all-natural, non-toxic ‘XTC Get Wet,’ the first personal lubricant of its kind.
Looking for inspiration for meat-free meals? Try these three of my favorite sources of vegetarian meal recipes.
The Mother Earth Living editors pick their top five favorite natural lip balms.
Acne can be caused by a number of factors, from poor nutrition to hormonal imbalance. Learn how to combat acne naturally with these home remedies for acne treatment.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews all-natural, vegan Hurraw! lip balm's new Black Cherry Tinted Lip Balm and Tinted Cinnamon Lip Balm.