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  • In a world where vegetarians are already a marginalized, and fringe groups are further sub-categorized into vegans, pescatarians, raw foodies, lacto-ovo vegetarian, etc, I have invented a new category and introduced it into the urban dictionary.

    Gopi Kallayil: The Practical Vegetarian

  • I was eating lacto-ovo vegetarian and they got it without any explanation.

    Karin Kloosterman: Thailand By River

  • Milk products and eggs are also good protein sources for lacto-ovo vegetarians.

    The Doctor is In

  • If you currently eat a typical meat-heavy American diet, then switching to a lacto-ovo vegetarian one will cut your carbon footprint by almost a ton a year, not to mention drastically reduce your water consumption and help stop deforestation in the Amazon.

    Jennifer Grayson: Eco Etiquette: Can You Be An Environmentalist Without Being Vegetarian?

  • The high-carbohydrate diet was a low-fat lacto-ovo vegetarian diet 58% carbohydrates, 16% protein, and 25% fat using low-fat or skim milk dairy products and liquid egg whites or egg substitute to ensure a low–saturated fat and low-cholesterol intake.

    Low-carb lite…sort of | The Blog of Michael R. Eades, M.D.

  • In a recent study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine the effects of a low fat, low carbohydrate, high plant-based protein diet (26% C, 31% P, 43% F) were compared to those of a high carbohydrate, lacto-ovo vegetarian diet (58% C, 16% P, 25% F) in 40 overweight men and women with dislipidemia.

    Fitness News You Can Use for June

  • In short, Matt said that veganism was stupid, but that (lacto-ovo?) - vegetarianism was even more stupid.

    Matthew Yglesias » Keep it in the Family

  • In a rare open restaurant, a sign in English promised food for lacto-ovo vegetarians, a sign of the eco-leaning tourists who often visit.

    'Pioneers' Rejected

  • Nutrition. see also Diet; Nutrients for lacto-ovo vegetarians, 157

    Baby Bites

  • The BK Veggie is also pretty tasty, for those of us lacto-ovo vegetarians raised on meat-gristle toadburgers.

    CSPI Picks the Best and Worst Fast Foods ~ Newsroom ~ News from CSPI

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  • Er... isn't that the standard definition of "vegetarian"?

    June 5, 2008

  • A vegetarian who does not eat beef, pork, poultry, fish, shellfish or animal flesh of any kind, but is willing to consume cheese, butter, yogurt and eggs. Lacto- means "milk" and ovo- means "egg".

    June 5, 2008