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Viva! Health unravels the most recent scientific research and makes it easy to understand. Here we update you on the latest findings...

You can all get all the nutrients you need from a varied, vegan diet – and often in a form our bodies can better use. Plus, you avoid all the harmful health effects of eating meat, fish and dairy. Here, we set the record straight with the top 10 food myths – busted!
No other plant seems to divide opinions like soya. Whilst some consider it a healthy and amazingly versatile crop, others warn against adverse effects and avoid it at all costs. So why are there so many myths surrounding soya and where do they come from?
Thrush, that annoying and for some, embarrassing infection of the vagina, is startlingly common - and on the increase.
Being vegan can boost fertility and help you have a vivacious and robust baby!