Talks | Viva!


Talks by Viva! and other speakers.

Defeating Diabetes with the D-Diet

By Veronika Powell, Viva!Health Campaigner . Diabetes is spiralling out of control with 3.3 million cases in the UK alone yet it can be prevented or reversed. Viva! Health’s D-Diet has such power by changing your metabolism – and cutting the risk of developing diabetes. Clinical trials...>>

Mood Food

Thank you so much for your inspirational healthy, vegan, scientific based Mood Food Talk, Juliet, Your dynamism is amazing, no wonder VIVA has achieved so much in just 20 years. Linda meant it when she said we were honoured and we also liked your naughty sense of humour! Helen Durant, Bournemouth,...>>

Why You Don't Need Dairy

Juliet Gellatley, Founder and Director, Viva! and Nutritional Therapist. Is it natural to consume milk after weaning? Is it safe to consume cow’s milk at all? Juliet explores the research showing why dairy is linked to cancers; how natural growth hormones in milk affect us and the dangers of...>>

Saving the World With Your Knife and Fork

Tony Wardle, Associate Director, Viva!; author of Diet of Disaster A fascinating insight into the state of our planet and how what we eat affects it. How meat eating is central to the world’s most pressing environmental problems – and what you can do about it...>>

The Safety of Soya

By Veronika Powell, Viva!Health Campaigner. Debunking the bunkum – and there’s lots of it! Is soya a superfood or health risk? Find out the latest, accurate information. » More information about soya The soya story is a most refreshing and comprehensive talk. Maximia Lavaulx...>>

Wheat-eaters or Meat-eaters?

By Juliet Gellatley, founder & director, Viva!, BSc zoology and nutritional therapist. Are we ‘meant’ to eat meat and dairy or or we closer to other great apes in our nutritional needs? What really is a healthy diet? What is natural and how do we compare to carnivores, omnivores and...>>

Carnism - the Psychology of Eating Meat

By Dr Melanie Joy An excellent, impassioned, thouroughly reasoned and empowering presentation. Melanie Joy spent 10 years researching the psychology of eating animals, the work became her doctorate and this speech is a summary of her findings. She convincingly argues that eating meat is due to...>>