What Happens to Our Bodies When We Switch to a Vegan Diet

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Clearer skin (or acne)


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Weight loss (or gain)

It's where we came from that often dictates how our experience will be. How far we go with our dietary change can also affect what our experience is like.

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2. Having to Cook and Experiment.


Hey, I am currently 18 years old and gave up milk for about a month now. I still have yogurt and cheese but in terms of drinking milk, I switched from cow milk to almond milk. This has lead to a lot of digestive problems to the point where I got hammeroids. What should I do? Should I go back to drinking milk?