That's a valid question! Why DO we need to take vitamin B12, vitamin D, DHA/EPA, and iodine on a plant-based/vegan diet in order to avoid deficiencies when there aren't any required supplements on an omnivore diet? Because society caters to omnivores. Let me explain. The government has mandated certain foods be fortified in order to avoid… Continue reading If A Plant-Based Diet Is So Great, Then Why Are Supplements Necessary?