The National Dairy Council wrote in a Dec. 21, 2007 email to

“There is no pus in milk. All milk – including human breast milk – naturally contains somatic (white) cells, which are critical in fighting infection and ensuring good health.

People should get their family’s nutrition advice from reputable, accredited health professionals, not animal rights groups like PETA [People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals].”

Dec. 21, 2007