I first went plant-based in October of 2012. I was in Bucharest [Romania] shooting a commercial for Coca Cola and got into a conversation with
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As you may be able to tell by my very French-sounding last name, I am proudly from South Louisiana, where we “live to eat” (it’s
I turned 40 years old in June 2011, and was struggling to find enough energy to make it through the day, despite the multiple cups
I immigrated to the United States seven years ago from Russia. Right away the pleasures of American cuisine turned out to be irresistible to me.
I did not grow up eating meat because my mother was a Seventh Day Adventist and health and vegetarianism are part of the religion. We
I’ve lived most of my adult life on a roller-coaster weight cycle of chubby to fat back to chubby. Although I was an avid ice
I am plant-based. Essentially, this means I don’t eat anything with a face or a mother. Animals find this agreeable. I’m also an ultra-endurance athlete.
During the summer of 2011, I became very serious about working out and staying in shape. I spent countless hours at the gym, and even
One of the most frequently asked questions I get is, What inspired you to do an Ironman Triathlon right after being diagnosed with breast cancer?
There’s been a lot of drama in my life, but very little of it has to do with being a teenager. My 16 years of
Back in 2013, I was in my early 40s and owned a high-intensity bootcamp business with my wife. As fitness pros, we both were very
As a strength coach, personal trainer, and powerlifter, I spent most of my adult life lifting weights and churning through thousands of calories like a
Since she turned pro two decades years ago, 36-year old tennis champion Venus Williams has won seven Grand Slam singles titles, fourteen Grand Slam doubles
My name is Fiona Oakes, an ethical vegan since age six and vegetarian since age three. I am vegan by instinct – a natural expression
Besides being world-class Olympic athletes, what do silver-medal-winning cyclist Dotsie Bausch, six-time medalist and swimmer Rebecca Soni, weightlifter Kendrick Farris, soccer player Kara Lang, sprinter
In the early stages of my former competitive bodybuilding career, I didn’t think twice about throwing down steaks, chicken, eggs, turkey, and fish for my