Tag Archives: Milk

Heart attack: Drinking MILK may REDUCE risk of heart disease and heart attacks

The leading cause of heart attacks is coronary heart disease. Coronary heart disease is a condition in which the major blood vessels supplying the heart get clogged up with deposits of cholesterol. Before a heart attack occurs, one of the deposits of cholesterol bursts, causing a blood clot to develop. The blood clot may then… Read More »

Miris Human Milk Analyzer Cleared by FDA to Measure Nutritional Content for Donor Milk

January 7th, 2019 Editors Medicine, News, Pediatrics Donor human milk is a standard of care in many maternity wards caring for preterm infants. While very effective, the nutritional content of donor milk is often subpar and requires targeted fortification. Miris, based in Uppsala, Sweden, won FDA clearance for its Human Milk Analyzer, a novel device used… Read More »

New York resident develops bacterial infection after drinking raw milk from Pennsylvania farm: officials

The New York resident who was infected has not been identified. (iStock) A New York resident has developed a bacterial infection after drinking raw milk that likely came from a farm in Pennsylvania, the New York Department of Health announced this week. The resident, who has not been identified, was infected with RB51 — a… Read More »