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Dr. Scott Stoll of the Plantrician Project

Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

Release Date: 01/21/2020

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Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

THE PLANTBASED BUSINESS HOUR: Miyoko Schinner of Miyoko's Creamery joins me to discuss health and cruelty issues with dairy and the struggling dairy industry.  In addition, we discuss Miyoko's NEW CHEDDAR, how she got her start in veganism and what prompted her to start a cheese dynasty! To inform, the USDA that you do not want dairy to be recommended as a health food on its nutritions 2020-2025 guidelines, visit http://bit.ly/2Qp1SU6 

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Ryan Bethencourt, Founder of Wild Earth Pet Foods and Co-Author of The Clean Pet Food Revolution: How Better Pet Food Will Change the World, joins me to discuss how our pet food industry props up factory farming and how much of the pet food consists of dead, diseased, disabled and dying animals contributing to the spread of disease. We also talk about the changing landscape of investing in plant-based start-ups. Emergency Room Dr. Jeff Schaider talks about Coronavirus, testing and managing supplies.

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April 1 PLANTBASE BUSINESS HOUR, an Awesome Vegans Series: What's the next Big (Plantbased) Idea? Andrew Ive, General Partner and Founder of Big Idea Ventures shares the secret, but here's a hint: it isn't food. Watch and listen in to find out! For more information, visit http://ElysabethAlfano.com

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THE PLANTBASED BUSINESS HOUR, March 31: Lou Cooperhouse, CEO and President of BlueNalu, joins me to discuss the impending reality of cellular aquaculture, changing consumer habits and demands, the waste, inefficiency, cruelty and environmental biproduct of fishing and fish farms and the worldwide rising demand for fish. This is the future! Listen in.

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Awesome Vegans with Elysabeth Alfano

Back by popular demand! From Althea Restaurant in Chicago, my favorite nutrition nerd of NutritionFacts.Org,  Dr. Greger talks Coronavirus, How Not To Diet and his 21 tweaks for staying strong and healthy! This is a not to be missed episode - CLASSIC Dr. Greger. For more information, visit http://ElysabethAlfano.com 

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How Are Vegan Restaurants Surviving During #COVID-19 #Crisis? Andrew Kalish of Sam & Gertie's and Kāl’ish and Jennie Plasterer of Kitchen 17 are two of very few Chicago vegan restaurants which have not closed...in fact they have reinvented themselves, forging ahead with new business models to keep vegan food, their businesses and hope alive. Tune in to listen to these two business leaders braving the frontlines of #Coronavirus! For more info, http://ElysabethAlfano.com

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On The Plantbased Business Hour with Elysabeth Alfano (A Special Awesome Vegans Series) , Dr. Dean Ornish, Father of Lifestyle Medicine and author of UnDo It explains how hospitals are coping with Coronavirus, how to boost your immune system with a plant-based diet and if we can change the healthcare system to be in the business of promoting health, rather than sickness. Turn to http://Ornish.com and http://ElysabethAlfano.com for more info.

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The Plantbased Business Hour! Weekdays at 1p PT During Shelter at Home; Live on Facebook.com/JaneVelezMitchell.

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IMPOSSIBLE FOODS is CHANGING THE WORLD! Firecracker and Smart Lady, Rachel Konrad joins me on The Plantbased Business Hour, a special series within Awesome Vegans. From Impossible Pork, to our public health, to the environmental call and the horrible feeling we all share from eating animals...Rachel gets into it all. Stay informed and listen in as this truly insightful interview! Fro more information, visit http://ElysabethAlfano.com

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Claire Smith of Beyond Investing and Beyond Animal joins me to discuss the hurdle of not enough bank loans for plantbased businesses, their reliance on private equity and being at the mercy of private equity’s need for liquidity. We also discuss a shifting market place towards plantbased.  The Plantbased Business Hour airs weekdays during 'home stay' on Facebook.com/JaneVelezMitchell .  It is archived on ElysabethAlfano.com and the Awesome Vegans Podcast.

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Dr. Scott Stoll, founder of the Plant-based Nutrition Conference,  part of the Plantrician Project, joins me to explain that doctors often don't get the nutritional information needed in medical school.  Enter The Plantrician Project!  

It isn’t just doctors who need good medical info! In this interview, you will receive lots of good medical tips, insights and answers to some burning medical question. Is juicing really good for you without the fiber?  Are carbs bad for you? And what about fasting? We get into it all…just in time to help you with your on-going new years resolutions!

For more information, visit http://ElysabethAlfano.com and https://www.plantricianproject.org