As a firefighter and an outdoorsy person in general, my husband, Don, never had a problem with his weight. But his diet caught up with him in other ways. After he was diagnosed with congestive heart failure, his health started to go downhill. He could barely go to the mailbox and back without being out of breath.
Source: A Couple’s Plant-Based Path from Sick and Overweight To Healthy and Fit
In 2015, Lyn decided to try a plant-based diet after being diagnosed with high cholesterol, prediabetes, GERD, and breast cancer. Read what happened here!
Source: After a Cancer Diagnosis, I Went Plant-Based and Transformed My Health
Kellie Auld suffered from high blood pressure, arthritis, and other health issues until she changed her diet and changed her life. Read her story here.
Source: A Plant-Based Diet Is Good Medicine for My Arthritis, Blood Pressure, Insomnia
At 25, Sid weighed 375 pounds and had sky-high cholesterol. He and wife Nidhi decided to try a plant-based diet for weight loss together.
Source: My Wife and I Shed a Combined 100 Pounds After Going Plant-Based
Particular antioxidants in fruits and vegetables may lower chances of getting the disease
Source: What’s in Kale (or a Pear) that Seems to Lower Alzheimer’s Risk?
I was told that this rare disease has no cure and comes with a terminal prognosis. Suddenly my life as I knew it was wiped out.
Source: A Plant-Based Diet Got Me Off the Lung Transplant List