Vegan Diet: Benefits and Contraindications
- Cosmetics and drugs based on animal testing or containing ingredients deriving from this biological realm;
- Fabrics of silk or wool;
- Plants grown using fertilizers of animal origin (blood meal, bone and horn, fish meal, etc.).
Similarly to other "nonconformist" diets, the vegan diet is also defined as a "lifestyle". In fact, as anticipated, vegans respect very specific ethical, philosophical and political principles that go beyond nutrition, and make use of a series of behaviors or habits useful to avoid any form of cruelty towards the environment and men - in this order.