These vegan health articles are presented to assist you in taking a pro-active part in your own health.
Food Empowerment Project
As a vegan food justice organization, we understand that asking people to go vegan is only appropriate when they have equal access to healthy foods.
After several years of research examining access to healthy foods in
Vallejo, California, we are thrilled to announce the release of our report
documenting our findings: Vallejo: City of Opportunity Lacks Access to
These findings highlight that throughout the City of Vallejo, which has a higher-than-average population of people of color, there are issues of lack of access to safe and healthy foods. This problem is most severe in low-income neighborhoods.
Some highlights of our findings include:
Complete study available here (PDF).
We began this archive as a means of assisting our visitors in answering many of their health and diet questions, and in encouraging them to take a pro-active part in their own health. We believe the articles and information contained herein are true, but are not presenting them as advice. We, personally, have found that a whole food vegan diet has helped our own health, and simply wish to share with others the things we have found. Each of us must make our own decisions, for it's our own body. If you have a health problem, see your own physician.