Former President Bill Clinton, once known for his trips to McDonald's while in the Oval Office, has gone nearly vegan.
He underwent coronary artery bypass grafting surgery in 2004. He then had an angioplasty of one of his vein grafts in February 2010. Here, he talks about why he changed his diet:
I wish him the best -- it sounds like so far he feels great and has lost some of the excess weight that he was carrying. I also hope that the publicity of someone as prominent as him switching to a plant-based diet inspires others to be healthy.