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Myths and facts about veganism

More of us find the diet appealing — but is it healthy?

By Anjana Ahuja

Back in the 1940s, it was a lifestyle in search of a name. “Dairyban” did not quite cut it, neither did “vitan” or “benevore”. In the end, six early adherents, including Donald Watson, the British animal rights campaigner, settled on “vegan” to describe their philosophy — that…

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