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Tool to detect contaminants in cow, goat, human milk


July 6th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) Scientists have developed a method that helps in simultaneous detection of 20 kinds of contaminants in milk from humans, cows and goats. These three kinds of ... Read more...

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China cows produce milk like human breast milk


June 16th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 16 (IANS) Chinese scientists claim to have produced genetically modified cows whose milk could be a substitute for human breast milk.Researchers at the State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology ... Read more...

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Gandhi-preferred goat milk good for heart, health


May 19th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) Nutrient-rich goat milk - much preferred by Mahatma Gandhi - is good for health, including prevention of heart disease.Goat milk's fat also reduces total cholesterol levels, ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu milk producers call off strike


February 14th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 14 (IANS) Following the state government's invitation for talks on the issue of hiking milk procurement prices, the Tamil Nadu Milk Producers Welfare Association Monday temporarily called off ... Read more...

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Study: Some baby formulas may cause faster weight gain


January 26th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Philadelphia, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Researchers claim that some baby formulas may cause babies to gain weight faster than when they are breast-fed.The researchers from Monell Chemical Senses Center in Philadelphia studied ... Read more...

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How formulas influence infant’s weight gain, obesity risk


December 27th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): Weight gain of formula-fed infants is influenced by the type of formula the infant is consuming, new findings from the Monell Center have revealed.The study has implications related ... Read more...

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Milk protein, clay used to make biodegradable foam plastic substitute


November 18th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new ultra-light biodegradable foam plastic material made from two unlikely ingredients: The protein in milk and ordinary clay.The new substance could be used in ... Read more...

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Breast milk ingredients critical for physiologic development in babies


October 27th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): A new study has suggested the levels of nitrite and nitrate in breast milk change during the initial days after birth to accommodate the changing physiologic requirements of ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Styrofoam made from cow’s milk!


October 25th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): You could soon be drinking out of Styrofoam cups made of milk, for scientists at Case Western Reserve University have managed to create styrofoam packaging using a combination ... Read more...

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Cow is god: Tripura tribals dont milk cattle


October 25th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujit Chakraborty Bagmara (South Tripura), Oct 25 (IANS) Tribals of the dirt-poor village of Bagmara in Tripura have been holding on to ... Read more...

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Now plastic from milk protein and clay


October 21st, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 21 (IANS) Scientists have reported development of a new ultra-light bio-degradable foam plastic material made from two unlikely ingredients -- the protein in milk and ordinary clay.The American Chemical ... Read more...

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Cow’s milk protects babies from allergies later


July 15th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 15 (IANS) Research shows that mothers who feed their babies cow's milk in the first 15 days after birth may be protecting them from dangerous allergies later on. The new research ... Read more...

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Cow’s milk good for newborns


July 15th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Mothers who feed their babies cow's milk in the first 15 days of life may be protecting their children from dangerous allergies later on, says a new study."Women ... Read more...

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Britons set to savour camel milk chocolate, cheese and ice cream


July 8th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 8 (ANI): Britons, get ready to savour camel chocolate, cheese and even ice cream, for stores in the country are set to sell camel milk imported from the United ... Read more...

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Shakespeare’s plays ‘boost cow milk production’


July 1st, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): Farmers have claimed that scenes from the William Shakespeare play 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' boosted cow milk production by four per cent.Actors of local Changeling Theatre ... Read more...

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1,000 quintals of fake ricotta cheese recovered in Uttar Pradesh


October 13th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 13(IANS) Police and the health department have recovered over 1,000 quintals of fake ricotta cheese in Modinagar locality here early Tuesday morning, officials said. Over two dozen people, who were carrying ... Read more...

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Milk prices hiked in Tamil Nadu from Sep 1


August 24th, 2009 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 24 (IANS) The frothy cup of coffee made with a generous helping of milk, a mainstay for the people of Tamil Nadu, may not cheer any longer. Milk prices are ... Read more...

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Ayurvedic centre claims it has cure for swine flu


August 10th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Aug 10 (IANS) An Ayurvedic research centre specializing in medicines derived from cow products and derivatives Monday claimed that its formulations can prevent and "possibly" cure swine flu and similar contagious ... Read more...

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Don’t give cow milk to kids, PETA urges Jharkhand


November 20th, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 20 (IANS) Animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has claimed that dairy milk is bad for human health and has asked the Jharkhand government to ... Read more...

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Early consumption of cow’s milk may boost diabetes risk


May 10th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin
London, May 10 (ANI): Babies fed with cow milk may be at a greater risk of developing type 1 diabetes in later life, says a new study.A 1993 study conducted ... Read more...

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Kamul Milk, a boon for tribals in Assam


April 6th, 2008 - 6:56 pm ICT by admin
By Peter Alex ToddDiphu (Assam), April 6 (ANI): The administration of Karbi Anglong, an Autonomous Hill District in Assam has initiated a milk union project and thus linked the producer, distributor ... Read more...

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Aavin’s toned milk to cost more


March 7th, 2008 - 10:52 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, March 7 (IANS) The state government has decided to increase the price of Tamil Nadu Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation's (Aavin) toned milk by Rs.2 per litre from Monday. Consequently, the selling ... Read more...

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