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A Stand-Up Comedian’s Chilling Diagnosis Leads to a Dramatic Transformation

August 28, 2020 by Leave a Comment


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Frank Liotti, a stand-up comedian from New York City, thought he had food poisoning one night when he got off the stage at a club in Ohio. When his symptoms didn’t improve after a week in bed, he went to the emergency room where he received chilling diagnosis. During an interview with TheirTurn, Liotti describes a dramatic life-saving change and explains the surprising reason he has been able to maintain it.

Stand-up comedian Frank Liotti makes the switch to a plant-based diet after being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.


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An Animal Rights Activist Celebrates Her 98th Birthday with Homemade Vegan Lasagna and Good Friends

December 22, 2019 by Leave a Comment


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Natasha Brenner, an animal rights activist in NYC, celebrated her 98th birthday with friends. While homemade vegan lasagna for her birthday party was cooking in the oven, Natasha spoke to TheirTurn about why she went vegan and became an animal rights activist in her mid-70s.


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Dairy Consumers Reconsider

September 9, 2019 by Leave a Comment


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Four dairy consumers talk about why they eat it and why giving it up is so difficult. Will videos about the health risks and animal welfare issues along with samples of cashew-based cheese convince them to switch to non-dairy products?

During the two hour discussion, participants watched a 1.5 minute video in which Dr. Michael Klaper, an expert in nutritional medicine, explains why dairy products, which are made from the bovine mammary secretions of cows,  are unhealthy for humans.

Participants also watched Grieving Mothers, a four minute documentary produced by TheirTurn about what happens to cows and their babies in the dairy industry.

 


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During 3,175 Mile Run from Los Angeles to NYC, Vegan Athlete Changes Hearts and Minds

June 1, 2019 by Leave a Comment


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Vegan ultra runner Robbie Balenger ran from Los Angeles to New York City in 75 days, stopping along the way to educate mesmerized onlookers about the health and environmental benefits of a plant-based diet. At the finish line in Central Park, Balenger spoke to TheirTurn about his epic journey and the impact he and his team had on the people they met along the way.

Runner’s World, one of the media outlets that reported on Balenger’s expedition, published an in-depth story:


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Meat Eaters Talk

May 24, 2019 by Leave a Comment


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Meat eaters are confronted with delicious vegan food and tough questions about their choices. How will they react?


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