Home > Diet and nutrition > News 12 February 2020 WATCH | What's the difference between plant-based diet, vegan and vegetarian? We take a look at the key traits of the three different diets. 0 Related WATCH: Plant-based fast food is not healthier Taste test: Meat-free vs plant-based 'meat' burgers The 5 best sources of plant-based protein Vit & Min doses per day » Count calories in food » Is my vegetarian diet balanced? » Ask The Dietitians » 10 foods to boost your immune system Your quick guide to Banting What's the difference between plant-based diet, vegan and vegetarian? After some people have changed their lifestyle for Veganuary, we take a look at the key traits of the three different diets.Image credit: iStock NEXT ON HEALTH24X 7 healthy swaps for everyday foods and drinks 2020-01-15 14:15 More: Diet and nutritionNews advertisement Other news Medical Coronavirus 101 – here's what you need to know Medical Coronavirus in SA: All the confirmed cases Medical Coronavirus morning update: SA cases top 1 500, life returning to Wuhan, and 8 strains of the virus Medical WATCH | Coronavirus: Cooped up with loved ones during lockdown? Here’s how to survive Medical Could robots be deployed to front line in fighting the coronavirus? Medical WATCH | Coronavirus lockdown: 'It’s really important that you keep the social connections going' Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.