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IN Health & Fitness ON 20 Jan, 2016
Many people around the world think to forgo the animal-derived food like meat or fish but according to researches it is known that they somehow rebound back to non vegetarian products. But that bunch of people who start being a vegan or vegetarian feel few changes in their body.
There are several benefits to stop eating meat and go for plant-based food. Without further ado, here I list few advantages that will surely inspire you.
Animal-based products like meat or any highly processed stuff like cheese are likely to make much more acid in your stomach whereas other plant-based outputs are anti-inflammatory and very less acidic. So automatically, it will help you in decreasing levels of inflammation.
It's pretty known that meat containing saturated fat hikes the weight along with the cholesterol level. Hence, if you go for meals with an array of healthy vegetables, you are more prone to lose your weight and keep fit.
All plant based foods include fibre, antioxidants give a makeover and foster the useful bacteria in the body as a result of which helps us in prohibiting obesity and saves us from heart stroke as well. Whereas meat containing carnitine that makes a toxic substance harm our liver and immune system.
From the discoveries known till now, the environmental and lifestyle plays a lead role in transiting gene expression. But now you must know that plant based diet containing such nutrients that reduce the risk of cancer and makes the DNA expression stable.
You must not be aware but it's true that omnivores account for more chances of being diabetic in comparison to vegans. The animal based foods contain preservatives which harm the functioning of insulin.
Yes, it is true that omnivores receive much protein, but the other side of the coin also says that the excess of everything is harmful. Similarly, the excess protein gets wasted or stores in the form of fat leaving you with high weight gain and many risks of cancer and heart diseases.
The animal raised food not only affects our health but is a crucial factor in greenhouse gas emission and deforestation. Hence by the decline in the animal industry, the whole planet gets affected too. Also, the plant-based diet helps us to lead a humane life.