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Increased Calcium Intake Does Not Reduce Bone Fractures or Osteoporosis
05/27/2011 - A new study published in the British Medical Journal1 found that people who consumed the highest amounts of calcium did not have a reduction in bone fractures or osteoporosis. In fact, those who consumed the most calcium (more than 1137 milligrams per day) had higher rates of hip fractures and similar rates of os
Section Seven: Preventing and Reversing Osteoporosis
02/26/2011 - The Role of Calcium Healthful Calcium Sources The Role of Hormones Osteoporosis in Men
The “Milk Mustache” Ads Are All Wet
12/21/2010 - The “milk mustache” ads’ health claims violate federal advertising guidelines, according to a PCRM petition filed with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in April. The ad campaign has tried to seduce consumers with promises of strong bones, lower blood pressure, and better sports p
What is Lactose Intolerance?
10/13/2010 - What is Lactose Intolerance?   Understanding Lactose Intolerance Lactose intolerance is the inability to digest the milk sugar lactose, causing gastrointestinal symptoms of flatulence, bloating, cramps, and diarrhea in some individuals. This results from a s
Preventing and Reversing Osteoporosis
09/24/2010 - Preventing and Reversing Osteoporosis Osteoporosis can lead to serious and sometimes disabling fractures, particularly in the vertebrae and hip. The condition is more common among women than men, and more prevalent among Caucasians than other racial group
Calcium and Strong Bones
09/09/2010 - The bone-thinning condition called osteoporosis can lead to small and not-so-small fractures. Although many people think of calcium in the diet as good protection for their bones, this is not at all the whole story. In fact, in a 12-year Harvard study of 78,000 women, those who drank milk three times a day actually bro
Coca-Cola's Project Mother Initiative to Develop Cow's Milk Products Targeting Children
02/28/2001 - Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine 5100 Wisconsin Ave., N.W. Suite 400 Washington, DC 20016 February 28, 2001 Trey Paris, Manager Issues Communication Global Communications Coca-Cola Company P.O. Box 1734 Atlanta, GA 30301 via facsimile: 404-515-6428 Dear Mr. Paris: I am writing to express the

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