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Eating Plants To Fight Cancer

Amanda Brocket | Posted 08.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Amanda Brocket

A study published in 2015 in the journal Cancer revealed that eating a plant-based diet and avoiding meat and dairy can reduce a person's risk of canc...

The Government Is Using Your Tax Dollars To Buy Cheese

Paul Shapiro | Posted 08.25.2016 | Green
Paul Shapiro

As CNN reports, "sluggish demand and shifting consumption habits have helped to create the huge cheese reserve, pushing the surplus to a 30-year high." And as a result, at the request of the dairy industry, an industry dominated by factory farmers, our government's buying up $20 million of the unwanted cheese with taxpayer dollars.

How Does This Dairy Farmer Deal With Loss of Life?

Krista Stauffer | Posted 05.06.2016 | Business
Krista Stauffer

I had shut off farmer's alarm clock. To be honest, I still don't even remember when he had got in the house the night before. It was sometime after I had gone to bed at eleven.

Should You Eat More Full-Fat Dairy?

Sonima.com | Posted 04.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Sonima.com

Low-fat foods can leave you hungry and gaining weight. Here's why switching to full-fat dairy may be better for your waistline and health.

Chewing the (Dairy) Fat With Dr. Mehmet Oz

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 04.21.2016 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Medicine and the media are in some ways like a celebrity marriage: of widespread, seemingly irresistible interest; and routinely on the brink of disaster. Neither union, nor the prevailing fascination with it, is apt to go away soon.

Should You Really Choose Low-Fat Dairy?

Mehmet Oz, M.D. | Posted 04.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Mehmet Oz, M.D.

If you're already a dairy consumer, these and other studies suggest you don't stress over eating the high-fat versions. Eat what you like best, probably the good stuff -- as close to the natural version as you can get. And of course, as with all things, eat in moderation.

The Reason Why You Should Drink Pink Milk

Tasting Table | Posted 01.13.2016 | Taste
Tasting Table

In a quart-size jar, add the almonds and cover with cold water by 2 inches. Let soak in a cool place (but not in the refrigerator) overnight to release their natural enzymes and soften for blending.

10 Tips for a Fish and Poultry Mother and Her Vegan Teen Daughter to Survive Without Conflict

Laurie Hollman, Ph.D. | Posted 11.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

Spending time together and following these tips will lead to many conversations when she will naturally start telling you about how she shifted to this style of eating. This new approach to cooking and eating is actually a great opportunity to get to know your daughter even better.

Should You Avoid Saturated Fats This Thanksgiving?

Sean C. Lucan, M.D., MPH, MS | Posted 11.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Sean C. Lucan, M.D., MPH, MS

If individuals decide to also include some animal-derived foods in their diets, they can do so healthfully. Just ensure that your foods come form sustainable methods, with minimal processing and with production that proceeds in a manner as close to what occurs in nature as possible.

The 10 Best Mac & Cheeses in America

Thrillist | Posted 09.04.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Dan Gentile Credit: Ozgur Coskun/iStock The best childhood foods are usually combinations of two strong elements, be them peanut butter & jelly...

9 Healthy (and Tasty) Back-To-School Snack Recipes

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 09.08.2015 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

I know I'll be better at hitting the books (or pounding the keyboard) if I fuel my body with plenty of fiber, good fats, and vibrant veggies rather than packages of empty carbs.

Scientists Show Immune System for Some With Autism Triggered by Gluten and Casein

Theresa Lyons, MS, MS, PhD | Posted 08.20.2016 | Science
Theresa Lyons, MS, MS, PhD

My previous blog post describes the mechanism of action of gluten and how lessons learned from a failed cholera vaccine are tremendously helping those...

So Long, Sniff Test: New Tech Tells You When the Milk's Gone Bad

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.24.2016 | Technology
Van Winkle's

Scourge of cereal, corrupter of coffee, cause of more spit takes than a Donald Trump press conference: rotten milk has ruined many mornings. And yet our only defense against the potentially stomach-souring effect is the simple, unreliable sniff test.

Dan Barber Is Changing How We Dine

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 07.21.2016 | Taste
Janice S. Lintz

Heads crane throughout the room to see what fellow diners are tasting. It is easy to have food envy.

Zeal, Veal and Veganism

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.20.2016 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

When my vegan friends and colleagues say that a vegan diet is categorically the best for human health, it is an excess of zeal. We simply do not have ...

What Dairy Can Do To Your Skin

OWN | Posted 07.14.2015 | OWN

Thanks to the 1980s, many of us are familiar with the tagline, "Milk: It does a body good." And while drinking milk has always had clear benefits -- f...

A Path to Dairy Farming, Not College

GenDIY | Posted 06.04.2016 | Education
GenDIY

Megan Culhane Galbraith When my teenage sons, Jesse (19) and Sam (17), decided college was not for them, our family had a moment of panic. "Is ...

The 33 Best Ice Cream Shops In America

Thrillist | Posted 05.18.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

Few things in life are better than eating an ice cream cone on a hot day.

What's The Difference Between Greek, Aussie, Icelandic, And Regular Yogurt?

Thrillist | Posted 05.14.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

The yogurt section of the supermarket and the United Nations have a few things in common.

California Drought: Will Governor Brown Stop the Biggest Water Abusers?

Wenonah Hauter | Posted 05.01.2016 | Green
Wenonah Hauter

It's time for Jerry Brown to exercise courageous leadership that fixes the long-time mismanagement and corporate abuse of water that threatens the future of California's economy and agriculture. There are no easy shortcuts: the governor must govern.

How I Came to Milk a Cow

Tim McDonald | Posted 06.30.2015 | Impact
Tim McDonald

This April, I found myself walking on a wet concrete floor, wet and covered with mud and manure, surrounded by cows.The smells might not have been too uncommon, but the scenery was anything but normal for this suburban boy.

The 10 Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Thrillist | Posted 06.22.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

You'll see some old reliables in the mix, along with slightly more adventurous picks and three cheeses for serious students only.

Earth Day and Animal Products Don't Mix

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 06.21.2015 | Green
Ingrid Newkirk

Americans eat 288 percent more meat than the global average, and we drink 235 percent more milk. We simply cannot claim to care about the environment when we are consuming so many animal products.

Your Cheese Habit Probably Won't Make You Obese

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 04.16.2015 | Healthy Living

Bring on the full-fat yogurt and coffee with cream! In an effort to study how diet affects long-term weight gain, researchers have spent the past 1...

All of Your Burning Questions About Dairy, Answered

Posted 03.13.2015 | Taste
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These days, a simple walk down the dairy aisle becomes fraught with choice. It’s no longer just: skim or whole milk? salted or unsalted butter? It...