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Wednesday: September 2, 2009

Turns out that sixty percent of adults can't digest milk.Turns out that sixty percent of adults can't digest milk.

Being able to digest milk is so strange that scientists say we shouldn't really call lactose intolerance a disease, because that presumes it's abnormal. Instead, they call it lactase persistence, indicating what's really weird is the ability to continue to drink milk.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Food @ 7:34 AM | Tags (5) | digestion | milk | adults | lactose | food |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 24, 2009

Want to increase your overall life span? Drink your milk.Want to increase your overall life span? Drink your milk.

Also, be sure to drink your Ovaltine.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 12:33 PM | Tags (4) | health | life | longevity | milk |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 22, 2009

Want to start having a lighter lunch? Try drinking a glass of milk in the morning.Want to start having a lighter lunch? Try drinking a glass of milk in the morning.

Particular substances present in milk such as whey protein and casein have been found to suppress appetite in animal and human studies. Fruit juice is nutritious in its own right and we encourage people to continue having their fruit juice during the day.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 3:38 PM | Tags (5) | health | milk | meals | lunch | breakfast |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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