Mark Bittman Touts Part-Time Veganism08:43

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Mark Bittman writes "The Minimalist" food column for the New York Times and is the author of several books. In his latest, "The Food Matters Cookbook: 500 Revolutionary Recipes For Better Living," Bittman argues that even a partial move towards a vegan lifestyle can have both health and environmental benefits. We speak with Mark Bittman, who by limiting himself to animal products at only one meal a day has lost 35 pounds.

This segment aired on November 2, 2010.

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