The number of vegans in the United States has doubled in the past three years. What could be causing the rise of veganism? This nifty infographic from Top RN to BSN gives an interesting overview of this growing trend.
It turns out that one million Americans have already adopted the Vegan lifestyle. Celebrity vegans include former U.S. President Bill Clinton, singer Usher and actors Rosie O'Donell and Alec Baldwin. Each has done so for individual reasons but the most common ones are concern for health and environmental awareness.
Aside from tons of data on veganism, the visual guide below also offers a few films that delve into the topic like Food, Inc. and Vegucated. Check it out and tell us what you think. Is this infographic enough to convince you to make the leap into veganism? Sound off in the comments below.
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