(US/nv) V for vegan
- [Reno News & Review]
“At first I didn’t know what kale was,” says Alex Franklin, 10. “I
thought it was a decoration.” He’s describing how he and his brother,
Dylan, 11, responded about two years ago to the idea of transitioning
to a vegan diet from their more standard omnivorous upbringing.
“We had to adjust little by little,” explains Veronika, mother of the
two boys. “Everyone I know on a very close basis, they’re not vegan,
they’re not even vegetarian. But at the time that we started, my kids,
they had all these gastric issues, and I weighed 25 pounds more.”
Veronika explains they made the decision to go vegan together after
seeing author, former fireman and pro-triathlete Rip Esselstyn give a
presentation on his book, The Engine 2 Diet, in which he describes the
positive health effects of his firefighting team switching to a
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