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    Vitamin D and physical activity trump milk for better bone health
    You probably grew up hearing the axiom "milk — it does a body good" over and over again. Your mom likely made you drink milk in large quantities at the advice of your pediatrician who wanted you to get enough calcium. Even movie...
  • The Truth About Genetically-Modified (GM) Foods: Making an Informed Decision About the Food We Eat
    The Truth About GM Foods: Making an Informed Decision About the Food We Eat
    Genetically-modified (GM) foods is a term most commonly used to refer to crop plants created for human or animal consumption through genetic engineering. GM foods are developed from organisms that have been genetically-modified to allow for...
  • Foods that most people eat daily: See if your favorite foods made the list
    Foods that most people eat daily: See if your favorite foods made the list
    Is there any one food you eat every day or almost every day? Most people eat some of the same foods daily without giving it too much thought. Live Strong has prepared a list that includes foods that most Americans frequently eat. Check out the...
  • UNICEF provides therapeutic milk
    UNICEF and National Dairy Month
    June is National Dairy Month. There are many ways to celebrate. You can thank your local dairy farmers or attend events. It’s also time to think outside the carton and look to the importance of milk overseas too.Milk “does a body good...
  • June 1 is World Milk Day
    United Nations established World Milk Day
    Since milk is extremely important to all, the United Nations set aside June 1 to celebrate World Milk Day.The first World Milk Day was held in 2001. Since then, many countries throughout the world have participated in the celebrations, and the...
  • Let's make ice cream!
    Let's make ice cream!
    Now that we're in the month of May, you know the weather's just going to get hotter! As we progress into grilling season, outdoor activities, Mother's Day, graduations and so on, it's going to call for some specialty treats. What...
  • A young girl enjoying chocolate milk
    Banning chocolate milk from schools may cause problems
    Kids love chocolate milk and yet problems have been arising due to suggestions to ban this tasty drink from schools. PLOS One reported on the consequences of banning chocolate milk in school cafeterias on April 16, 2014. It has been observed that...
  • WFP feeding displaced person in Sudan
    Switzerland donating milk to fight hunger in Sudan
    The UN World Food Programme (WFP) today announced donations from Switzerland to fight hunger in Sudan. The donations include dried skimmed milk to treat malnutrition in small children.Sudan is suffering through increasing violence with hundreds of...
  • Great American Milk Drive
    Milk drive to help Feeding America
    Feeding America has just announced The Great American Milk Drive. The event is set to kick off on April 2. It's an opportunity to help the hungry in America access nutritious milk.As the nation's largest hunger relief organization, Feeding...
  • 'Milk' is excellent
    'Milk' is excellent
    Recently, this column reviewed "Frost/Nixon," which is based on a true story and set in the 1970s. In addition to documenting the historically significant interviews between David Frost and disgraced former president Richard Nixon, "...
  • Russian dairy plant closed
    Russian dairy plant closed, why? Because workers were bathing in the milk
    A Russian dairy plant was closed for three months after a picture surfaced of plant workers engaging in some sickening and unsanitary behavior. But these plant workers aren’t crying over the spilled milk, nyet, they were bathing in it. Holy...
  • Chocolate Chip Cookie Milk Shots: See the latest tasty creation from Chef Ansel
    Chocolate Chip Cookie Milk Shots: See the latest tasty creation from Chef Ansel
    Chocolate Chip Cookie Milk Shots – Could there be a better pairing in the history of all things sweet? The timeless coupling of cookies and milk, reminding us of the beloved smells that would waft out to our young noses as Tollhouse was...
  • Taye Diggs appears in a "Got Milk?" ad
    'Got Milk?' campaign gets axed after producing 1,000 milk mustaches
    The iconic "Got Milk?" campaign has produced some 1,000 milk mustaches. The curious facial hair has appeared on famous faces while fans have collected theirprint ads for the two decades that these clever images have appeared on magazines...
  • Milk prices likely to go up 60 cents next month
    Milk prices likely to go up 60 cents next month
    According to NBC Newson Feb. 18, milk prices could go up 60 cents next month reaching its highest price ever.Cheese already reached its new peak last month. The price of cheese went from $1.80 to $2.36 a block. That jump made for an increase in...
  • Truffle Hot Chocolate with Flavored Whipped Cream
    Truffle Hot Chocolate with Flavored Whipped Cream
    When it’s cold outside…greet guests at the door with steaming mugs of rich hot chocolate. As the crowning touch, offer a selection of flavored whipped creams (recipes below).What You Need:(Makes: 6 servings)4 cups of milk6 ounces of...