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Milk its remarkable contribution to human health and well-being.

Author: STUART PATTON
Publisher: LONDON : ROUTLEDGE, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Milk is the one food that sustains life and promotes growth in all newborn mammals, including the human infant. By its very nature, milk is nutritious. Despite this, it has received surprisingly little attention from those interested in the cultural impact of food. In this fascinating volume, Stuart Patton convincingly argues that milk has become of such importance and has so many health and cultural implications  Read more...
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PATTON, STUART.
MILK ITS REMARKABLE CONTRIBUTION TO HUMAN HEALTH AND WELL-BEING.
LONDON : ROUTLEDGE, 2017
(DLC) 2003070276
(OCoLC)53937674
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: STUART PATTON
ISBN: 1315124513 9781315124513 9781351505352 1351505351
OCLC Number: 1005684273
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Origins of milk as food --
Milk secretion and composition --
The breasts and lactation --
Image of cow's milk : roles of media, research, and critics --
Nutrition and the healthfulness of cow's milk --
Milk processing and products --
Flavor and milk --
Research and milk.

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In this study, Stuart Patton argues that milk has so many health and cultural implications that everyone should have a basic understanding of it. He demonstrates that in addition to its well-known  Read more...

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"Knowledgeably written...Milk is a scientifically researched and presented response to modern-day claims downplaying or even attacking the health of milk as a food. Unashamedly pro-dairy consumption, Read more...

 
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