(Natural News) Lots of people are waking up to the dangers of conventional produce and sticking to organic varieties, but a recent study serves as a reminder of why it’s also important to go organic when it comes to cow’s milk too.
The study, which was published in the Public Health Nutrition journal, found that a significant amount of the conventional milk sold in the U.S. contains dangerous contaminants. For the study, researchers randomly purchased half-gallon jugs of conventional and organic milk at various retail stores. All told, they studied 35 samples of conventional milk from 18 different brands alongside 34 samples of organic milk from 10 different brands. →
Read more via Non-organic cow’s milk found to contain TOXIC chemicals like pesticides and growth hormones — NaturalNews.com
- The Facts:The Intercept, in partnership with Sentient Media, have introduced an eight-part video series about factory farms, animal agriculture and animal rights, entitled “Animal Matters.” Episode three has just been released.
- Reflect On:Why do we eat animals? Why have we been made to believe that the human body requires meat and dairy when all of the evidence points to the opposite? Why do we participate and vote with our dollar to continue subjecting innocent beings to torture?
Read more & video: “Animal Matters: Episode 3” (9:59) via Why Do So Many Humans Believe Animal Life Has No Value Or Is Of Lesser Worth? — Collective Evolution
Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer
The dairy industry is big business, and globally is ‘expected to generate revenues worth USD 442.32 billion in 2019,’ while the U.S. dairy industry spends up to a billion dollars a year in advertising. With so much money on the line and the continual push by dairy advertisers, it’s difficult to convince people that drinking milk is another one of the false promises of the modern food problem.
So, does milk really do a body good, as the popular advertising campaign suggests?
According to American biochemist Dr. T. Colin Campbell, milk is one of the most harmful foods we are consuming, and he has the scientific research to back up this claim. Warning people that milk ‘turns on cancer’ and ‘leeches calcium from your bones,’ Dr. Campbell is well-known for his influential book, The China Study: The Most Comprehensive Study of Nutrition Ever Conducted And the Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss, And Long-term Health. Based on a 20-year long study conducted by the Chinese Academy of Preventive Medicine, Cornell University, and the University of Oxford, The China Study documents serious negative implications of consuming milk…..Read more & videos: T. Colin Campbell, PhD: Link Between Dairy Protein, Casein, & Cancer” (9:24) and “Forks Over Knives – Calcium from dairy” (3:58)
via Top Scientist Exposes the Real Dangers of Milk: It ‘Turns on Cancer’ and ‘Leaches Calcium from Your Bones’ — Waking Times
It’s remarkable to analyze why many of us believe that milk, which is designed to help calves develop, is also suitable for human beings. We are the only species on the planet that consumes the milk of another animal. Furthermore, we are the only species on the planet who continues to drink milk after weaning. Even for…..Read more & video: “Forks Over Knives – Calcium from dairy” (3:58)
via Scientist Explains How Cow’s Milk Leeches Calcium From Your Bones & Makes Them Weaker — Collective Evolution
By Brianna Acuesta at trueactivist.com These delicious alternatives are a great way to get all of your calcium in a cruelty-free way. The health benefits of going vegan are often debated, with many opponents pointing to things the diet might be lacking in. Though being vegan can certainly be challenging in comparison to the traditional meat…
via Behold: 11 Vegan Foods That Contain More Calcium Than A Cup Of Milk — AnonHQ
Remember those milk commercials you used to see as a kid, claiming that milk “does the body good”? It turns out that might not be true at all. In fact, it could be the complete opposite. New evidence continues to emerge suggesting that drinking milk from a cow is not really natural, and not really…
via 7 Ways Milk & Dairy Products Are Making You Sick — Collective Evolution