Health

This area covers a wide variety of topics centred on plant-based health and nutrition

Timetable

Saturday

11:00am (BSL interpretation available)

How to explain to your Doctor the benefits of a vegan diet

Dr. Shireen Kassam

Most Doctors have little practical nutrition training. They are naturally suspicious about vegan diets, which are thought of as ‘restrictive’.[…]

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Dr. Shireen Kassam

12:00pm

How To Raise a Conscious Vegan Child

Deepa Devlukia

Deepa Devlukia – conscious parenting vlogger and vegan parent – will be talking about raising a vegan child from a[…]

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Deepa Devlukia

1:00pm (BSL interpretation available)

Medical Mythbusting - what to say to friends and family when they worry about your health as a vegan

Dr. Gemma Newman

This talk will cover topics such as protein, calcium, raising children vegan, pregnancy, elderly people, body builders and people who[…]

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Dr. Gemma Newman

2:00pm

The many health benefits of a whole-food plant based diet.

Dr. Josh Cullimore

A whole-food plant based diet has the power to reduce the risk of numerous health conditions, such as ischaemic heart[…]

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Dr. Josh Cullimore

3:00pm

Diabetes: the modern epidemic. How to use the power of your plate to prevent and reverse Type 2 diabetes.

Dr. Gemma Newman

Dr Newman will talk about what steps you can take to improve your nutrition and potentially reverse the signs and[…]

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Dr. Gemma Newman

4:00pm (BSL interpretation available)

Turning Pain Into Power Through Fitness, Positive Energy And The Adoption Of A Plant-based Lifestyle

D. Anthony Evans

Adidas has called D. Anthony Evans one of today’s most inspirational athletes. Despite a terminal cancer diagnosis of a malignant[…]

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D. Anthony Evans

5:00pm (BSL interpretation available)

Plant-based health interventions in practice, an evidence-based analysis

Farrah Rainfly

How can a low-fat vegan diet help to improve the health of the public and reduce health inequalities? Over the[…]

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Farrah Rainfly

Sunday

11:00am

Menstruating Morally: Creating A Vegan-Friendly Period

Emmeline Peaches

Menstruation is something that many individuals have to deal with monthly, and it is often second nature to rely on[…]

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Emmeline Peaches

12:00pm (BSL interpretation available)

Cancer: What you can do about it

Dr. Aryan Tavakkoli

There is so much that can be done to place one in the best position for recovery from cancer. Yet[…]

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Dr. Aryan Tavakkoli

1:00pm (BSL interpretation available)

Why do vegans live longer? A scientific overview

TJ Waterfall

Covering the scientific evidence of why a plant-based diet can be incredibly healthy and presented in an interactive and visual[…]

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TJ Waterfall

2:00pm

How I Healed My Eating Disorder Using My Vegan Mindset

Vegan Chef Day

After years of struggling with emotional battles around food Chef Day went on a three year journey to discover how[…]

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Vegan Chef Day

3:00pm (BSL interpretation available)

Children And Plant-Based Diets

Yvonne Bishop-Weston

Yvonne will speak about what children need to eat and how to put together a nutritious and practical plant-based diet[…]

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Yvonne Bishop-Weston

4:00pm (BSL interpretation available)

Plant Based Solutions for Hormonal Imbalances

Paula Francis

Plant Based Solutions for Hormonal Imbalances will be discussing 6 different types of hormonal variances. Each listener will go away[…]

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Paula Francis