Babies receive antibodies specific to the mother's intestinal pathogens. Antibodies in the mother's gut travel to the mammary gland and enter the milk supply. A mother's gut bacteria also travel to the mammary gland and enter her milk supply.
European Union dairy farmers protest milk price controls by spraying police with high-pressure hoses filled with milk. It certainly wasn't the first time that food has been both subject and symbol of unrest. But this one stands out because of the dramatic images.
Cleopatra was more than just a beautiful woman, she was a brilliant strategist. With cutting edge research connecting probiotics to mental resiliency, was there more to her fermented milk baths than previously thought?
If you only saw headlines from CDC and FDA reports, you’d be left with the impression that raw milk is a dangerous food and anyone that consumes it or gives it to their children is reckless and irresponsible. This is the other side of the argument.