December 12, 2012

Farms 2 Forks Weekends Kick-Off in Clearwater, FL
 Holiday Pricing Extended!

Kick-off the new year, escape the winter doldrums, and learn how to master the "plant-strong" lifestyle at the debut of Farms 2 Forks Weekends in Clearwater, Florida from January 4-6.

The getaway event will take place at the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa, situated between the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the picturesque Intracoastal Waterway.

Join host Rip Esselstyn along with Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn, Dr. Doug Lisle, Jeff Novick and others for a weekend of food, fun, and education!

Click here for more info and to sign up now!

The 100 Million Diabetic Dilemma
Neal Barnard at TEDx Fremont

Please watch Neal Barnard M.D., in this 18 minute TEDx presentation on the diabetes epidemic. Among other things, Dr. Barnard discuses the often misunderstood role of carbohydrates and fat in type-2 diabetes – and how a low-fat, plant-based diet will often reverse this condition. Watch the video here

America's Milk Business in a 'Crisis'

From The Wall Street Journal: "The depth of this year's slide [in milk consumption] has surprised some food-industry executives because retail milk prices have risen only slightly this year."

Click here to read the full article.

While the Journal article focuses on the decline of one industry, we note that the shift in demand is giving rise to plant-based food operations, whose products are healthier, kinder, and more sustainable.

Vegan Is the Way to Go in Indian Weddings

Vegan lifestyle seems to be growing in India. Read the article in The Times of India.

Rising Number of Soldiers Being Dismissed for
Failing Fitness Tests

In 2010, more than 5% of our troops were diagnosed as being overweight or obese. Read the article in The Washington Post.

It seems a hearty, plant-based diet would make our children healthier, our troops more fit, and improve the lives of millions of people.

Forks Over Knives–The Cookbook a
New York Times Bestseller for 15th Week

Forks Over Knives–The Cookbook is a New York Times Bestseller for the 15th week landing at #11 in Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous. 
DVD, Books and New Transition Items
Are Available for Immediate Shipping!
Visit the FOK Store and Order Now


*Items ship to US & Canada Only

Copyright © 2012 Forks Over Knives, All rights reserved.
Our mailing address is:
Forks Over Knives
2633 Lincoln Blvd. #936
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Add us to your address book