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What Are the Health Benefits of Dairy?

June 18, 2020

June is National Dairy Month and a great time to think about the many health benefits of dairy. Milk and dairy products are a primary souce of calcium in our diet and provide [...]

How Healthy is 2% Milk?

January 22, 2020

Another study investigating the effects of dairy on human health and aging has found that swapping typical 2-percent milk for the lower-fat 1-percent milk has a noticeable [...]

Is Almond Milk Bad for the Environment?

January 17, 2020

In a world where many majestic animals are increasingly endangered due to climate change, the plight to save the honeybee may not seem as dire as it truly is. For [...]

What Are the Best Bedtime Beverages?

August 28, 2019

Milk A glass of milk (warm or not) can help you sleep more soundly, thanks to a healthy dose of tryptophan and calcium, says Murphy. And more sleep means less next-day [...]

Is That Really a Food Allergy?

July 3, 2019

A few months ago, a friend of mine threw a dinner party, only to discover that nearly everyone coming had a food restriction. Gluten, dairy, nuts, sugar, meat: Our cultural [...]

Am I Getting Enough Calcium?

March 6, 2019

It’s important to keep your bones and muscles strong and healthy in order to be able to tackle runs of all distances and efforts. And while logging miles regularly and [...]

What’s the Skinny on High-Fat Diets?

June 21, 2017

You’ve been trained from a young age to avoid fat. To this day, you probably drink 2 percent milk, jelly your toast instead of buttering it, and buy packaged food with [...]

Are You Getting Enough Calcium?

June 12, 2017

Most people, especially women, assume they have a calcium deficiency or need more calcium. It’s essential for strong bones and teeth, and it feels like every single [...]
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