‘Mooving’ to an Alternative to Cow’s Milk

As good as it may be for them, some kids just can’t drink cow’s milk. An allergy or lactose intolerance may have some parents looking for one of the many alternative milk choices that are now on the market. What are alternative milks? Alternative milks are all considered to be a “non-dairy beverage alternative” because … Read More

How Calcium, Vitamin D Help Keep Your Child’s Bones Healthy

Contributor: Katherine Patton, MEd, RD, CSSD, LD, Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics The catchy commercials and billboards from the past sponsored by The National Dairy Council touting “Milk does a body good” still hold true today. According to the most recent Dietary Guidelines from the FDA, consuming milk and milk products is associated with improved … Read More