depression

  1. Forest Nymph

    It's Okay to Not Be Okay

    I really love Hope Kale Pesto hummus, with their vegan Buffalo Bleu cheez a close second ...I buy their hummus more than any brand except for the local co op - and one day I actually was having a bad day and I noticed the inner seal says "it's okay to not be okay" which was nice, I guess I had...
  2. K

    Is it normal to feel depressed in the beginning?

    Hello! I switched to veganism just four days ago (from ten years as a vegetarian). I have been outright sobbing while constantly thinking about food (like watermelon and potatoes). I feel an empty space inside of me like I did as a teenager with actual diagnosed depression (haven't had issues...
  3. Nathan

    Struggling to cope with the way things are

    This isn't about me stopping Veganism, because I've absolutely adored Veganism so far, excluding all the sad news and stuff, it's tasty, slimming, and it introduces you to some of the most lovely people! But I have been having a lot of physiological issues, and I was wondering if anyone else...
  4. Vegalicious

    New vegan..

    Hello all, I am very new to veganism and in the transition stage. I am a 24 year old female who has been vegetarian since the age of 11, and having dabbled in veganism a few times over the last few years, something changed inside my mind a couple of weeks ago and what used to be really...
  5. BriannaBanana

    Depression, food addiction and veganism

    Hi, so I wasn't sure where to go with this but I knew I needed to talk to someone. I went vegan in June 2015 and its been rocky since the beginning. I know this is the way I want to live and in general, I live a cruelty free vegan lifestyle. But, when it comes to food, there seem to be way too...
  6. Chloe

    Mental Health

    Before I went vegan, I was depressed, had an eating disorder and had anxiety. Now, 2 years of veganism later, I have never been happier and am rarely anxious. I noticed this huge change in mental health so I decided to create an experiment to study whether there is actually a correlation between...
  7. S

    Dealing with Veganism, Intolerant Peers, The Pain of being powerless.

    Hi, I'm new to this forum so bare with me. I'd just like some advice from other vegans on how to 'deal' with the world around us that is so dark and cruel to animals. I'm currently 22 and have been vegan for at least 4 years now and was vegetarian for about 5 years before that, I've always loved...