Epidemiology and biostatistics’ Darcy Freedman weighs in on study about vegetarian diets

Is the vegetarian diet bad for the environment?
News Net 5: Darcy Freedman, associate professor of epidemiology and biostatistics, weighed in on a study that found vegetarian diets can actually have taxing effects on the environment. “This research is novel and innovative in the sense that it’s asking the environmental impact question at the same time that we’re looking at a public health impact,” she said.