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Why are dairy farmers looking to increase milk production in an industry that is in decline?
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Dr Justine Butler, Senior Health Researcher and Writer for Viva!Health looks into the health claims made for coconut oil and finds that although not as bad as butter and lard, polyunsatura
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Just off the coast of Cornwall, a young seal – only a few weeks old – ventures away from his mother for the first time.
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Grants + Dinners to your door + veg-friendly travel + care homes that care. Viva! – in collaboration with Vegetarian for Life – can offer some amazing help and support for older vegetarians and vegans. By Amanda Woodvine, director, Vegetarian for Life
When Joyce went into care in 2007 after developing dementia, she was given meat to eat despite having been a dedicated animal rights campaigner.
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For such a ubiquitous activity, it’s amazing how taboo farting is. But should it be so? And are beans – a staple of a good vegan diet – really the villains of the piece? By Juliet Gellatley, founder & director, Viva!
It’s a curiosity of British social etiquette that if you burp you say pardon but if you fart, you say nothing and walk away… probably in the hope that no one has noticed!
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There aren’t many TV series that are sufficiently compelling to make me stay home (okay, I haven’t yet come to terms with catch-up TV).
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His writing is gritty and exposes life’s underbelly but at the same time G F Newman is a passionate vegan who cares deeply about animals and the environment. By Tony Wardle
There aren’t many TV series that are sufficiently compelling to make me stay home (okay, I haven’t yet come to terms with catch-up TV).
Media release
Release date:
Thu, 07/30/2015
ANIMAL CHARITY VIVA! is asking whether Northern Ireland is in danger of becoming mega farm central after plans were announced for yet another giant pig farm (in Limavady).
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I read the saddest thing today. Researchers once played the sound of a now deceased elephant to her family in the wild.
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Long-time Viva! supporter, Joyce Moss, here guest blogs about the story of Minty - a tiny wild boar hoglet rescued from certain death.
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It is widely celebrated that enjoying an animal free diet is great for your health – but at the Vegetarian & Vegan Foundation (VVF) we love to share people’s first-hand experiences
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the dinner on their pet’s plate. Be re-assured, dogs do not need meat to be fighting fit and healthy.
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One of Viva Health's important tasks is to unravel scientific research and make it easy to understand and digestible.
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Julie Jackson, 36 of Shrewsbury
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The Goddesses of Splendour, Festivity and Rejoicing – better known as Helen Rossiter, Justine Butler and Juliet Gellatley – are looking for sponsorship for a little stroll they’r
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Viva! and Gressingham Foods have a long history. We previously filmed at their units back in 1999 and 2004, when they went under the name Green Label.
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I was weaned on politics and impassioned debate. Not surprising, really, as I was the product of an Irish, Catholic mother and a communist, atheist father.
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Lifelines Make waves for climate change Viva!
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Welcome to Viva!LIFE and to the launch of our super new upbeat campaign, FruityFundays (see page 10).
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Viva!’s fight is a fight for life – for animals and ourselves.
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Release date:
Mon, 06/15/2015
ANIMAL CHARITY VIVA!
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By Veronika Powell MSc, Viva!Health Campaigner
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By Veronika Powell MSc, Viva!Health Campaigner
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By Veronika Powell MSc, Viva!Health Campaigner

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