Last updated on: 9/27/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Dairy Nutrition Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

“The scientific literature supports the consumption of milk and milk products as part of a healthy and balanced diet. In fact, a body of evidence is available on the nutritional benefits of milk products. In addition, beyond providing essential nutrients, milk products have been associated with the risk reduction of several chronic diseases and conditions.”

“Home,” dairynutrition.ca (accessed Sep. 27, 2018)

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“For health professionals or researchers, Dairynutrition is your resource for the most comprehensive and up-to-date scientific data on the role of milk products in nutrition and health. Visit us to find information on the importance of milk products in a balanced diet or to learn more about our Research Funding Program.”

“Home,” dairyfarmers.ca (accessed Sep. 27, 2018)

Mission:

“Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is the national policy, lobbying and promotional organization representing Canada’s farmers living on approximately 12,000 dairy farms. DFC strives to create stable conditions for the Canadian dairy industry, today and in the future. It works to maintain policies that foster the viability of Canadian dairy farmers and promote dairy products and their health benefits.”

“About Us,” dairyfarmers.ca (accessed Oct. 8, 2018)

Other:
None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does Drinking Milk Inhibit Iron Absorption and Contribute to Anemia?