Good News! Stories We Dig From Around the Web - Vegetarian Times

Good News! Stories We Dig From Around the Web

New research confirms eating oatmeal helps lower cholesterol, thanks not only to fiber, but also to bioactive compounds called AVEs. (Psst: have you tried our overnight no-cook chai steel-cut oats?)
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A round-up of VT editors’ favorite newsworthy links.

New research confirms eating oatmeal helps lower cholesterol, thanks not only to fiber, but also to bioactive compounds called AVEs. (Psst: have you tried our overnight no-cook chai steel-cut oats?) [EurekAlert]

Chelsea Clinton, who thinks her dad might be the most famous vegan in the world, tells how Bill Clinton's doctor recently told him his heart is lookin' good: "much younger than it was even 10 years ago." [Ecorazzi]

In a touching Rolling Stone piece, Moby explains why he went vegan. Hint: it involves having lived with 1,000 baby mice. Aw. [Rolling Stone]

It's Meatout Day! The annual campaign aims to get folks to eat veg for a day—for the animals, the planet, and our health. Have you taken the pledge yet? [Meatout.org]