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Chocolate Milk

Chocolate Milk

Michael Feigin, M.S., C.S.C.S. | Posted 11.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael Feigin, M.S., C.S.C.S.

Do you ever wonder what you should be drinking POST workout? Yes, water, of course. But you may have noticed that there has been a new ad campaign pus...

You Can Now Drink Girl Scout Cookies

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 09.17.2014 | Taste

Yet another way to feed the obsession.

Connecticut Almost Banned Chocolate Milk In School Lunches Thanks To Big Screwup

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.16.2014 | Politics

If this week's bill in Connecticut is any proof, politics and chocolate milk are a bad mix. On Wednesday, state lawmakers passed legislation that w...

What Do We Eat? New Food Map Will Tell Us

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 07.20.2013 | Healthy Living

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Do your kids love chocolate milk? It may have more calories on average than you thought. Same goes for soda....

Artificially Sweetened Chocolate Milk in Schools: Why I'm Concerned

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 04.28.2013 | Parents
Bettina Elias Siegel

Given that the dairy industry is also asking for changes with respect to seventeen other products, one wonders if it's not using the appealing image of "school children drinking wholesome, lower calorie milk" as a Trojan horse to quietly overhaul the labeling of the entire dairy aisle.

Make Your Own Nesquik

Posted 02.26.2013 | Taste

The joys of chocolate milk need not be explained, but we're happy to explain them anyway.

Nestle Recalls Nesquik Cans Nationwide

AP | Posted 11.09.2012 | Home

GLENDALE, Calif. -- Nestle USA is recalling some of its Nesquik chocolate powder because of a possible salmonella risk. The food maker said Thursday ...

Homogenized Shomogenized?

Carolyn Ossorio | Posted 12.11.2011 | Parents
Carolyn Ossorio

"Wait a second. Pasteurization and homogenization are not the same thing?" Larry shook his head. "Homogenization is a process which alters milk's natural state by forcing it through small openings at high pressure.

'Chocolate Milk Is Soda In Drag'

AP | By CHRISTINA HOAG | Posted 07.09.2011 | Home

LOS ANGELES -- Chocolate milk has long been seen as the spoonful of sugar that makes the medicine go down, but the nation's childhood obesity epidemic...

VIDEO: A Truce Between LAUSD And Jamie Oliver

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 06.27.2011 | Los Angeles

As expected, new LAUSD superintendent John Deasy announced last night that the school district will stop offering chocolate and strawberry flavored mi...

The Controversy Over Banning Chocolate Milk In Schools

Marlene Schwartz, Ph.D. | Posted 06.20.2011 | Home
Marlene Schwartz, Ph.D.

Flavored milk is not the nutritional equivalent of unflavored milk. It is significantly higher in calories, sugar, and sodium, and usually contains artificial colors and flavors.

Should Chocolate Milk Be Banned At Schools?

Posted 06.13.2011 | Education

The nation's smallest citizens are not immune to the growing obesity epidemic, leading political leaders, health experts and educators alike wondering...

Beer at the Finish Line?

Andrea Metcalf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Andrea Metcalf

A Bavarian brewmeister is touting its no-alcohol beer as the latest sport drink for athletes, handing it out at the finish line of sporting events and touting its regenerative benefits.

Chocolate Milk Float: January's Dead of Winter Treat

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Maria Rodale

This one was Eve's idea. I actually was out of float ideas, trying to think what is seasonal and fitting for January--when, I am sorry people, there i...

The Great Chocolate Milk Debate

Jeanne Ponessa Fratello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeanne Ponessa Fratello

The question of whether kids should drink high-calorie sweetened milk to get the nutrition they need has long divided nutrition activists and food industry types.

MOOmilk Organic Milk: Maine Dairy Farmers Might Have Business Model To Emulate

AP | CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PORTLAND, Maine — Maine dairy farmers hope their new organic milk, called MOOMilk, becomes as popular among natural-food buffs as Maine lobster ...

Sugar: The Unhealthy Side Of Chocolate Milk

Hemi Weingarten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Hemi Weingarten

Children are consuming too many calories from sugar. The additional sugar in flavored milk can add up to an extra 5 pounds of body weight over a school year.

Michelle Obama Buys Groceries And Talks Healthy Eating At Local Farmers Market

AP | NATASHA T. METZLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — First lady Michelle Obama bought cheese, fingerling potatoes, eggs, black kale and other items Thursday at the launch of a new farm...