Children brought up on almond and soya milk are shorter than youngsters who drink just cow's milk, a new study has found.This study could be a fun one to analyze. Not only do you get the math, you get cause/effect, correlation/causation issues, as well as “how much proof do you need to cause you to change your opinion” discussions.
The plant-based products have become increasingly fashionable, with many extolling the health benefits of them, and others turning to them because of an intolerance or dislike of plain milk.
But the new study found that children who drink non-cow's milk - including plant-based milk drinks and milk from other animals, are growing up shorter than those given traditional fare.
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Perhaps we all believe in science until the science goes against our personal convictions: