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Yes, Your Child’s Bones Will Still Grow Strong Without Milk

For decades, cow’s milk has been a staple at the dining table. To generate higher demand for their product, Big Dairy created the narrative that milk is essential for strong bones at every age. The result is a collective paranoia about what might happen to our bone...

Promoting Brain Health with Plants

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes By Tiffany Bruno, Director of Education at Switch4Good   We know diet is a driving force of our health, including the health of our brain. More and more research is being published that promotes a whole foods plant-based (WFPB)...

Cottage Cheese Doesn’t Deserve Your Attention

It’s 2023 and cottage cheese is having a moment. From TikTok to the New York Times, it’s suddenly everywhere. But does cottage cheese deserve all this attention? We’ve found it is a less than glamorous food that should have stayed in the 1970’s.  What is cottage...

5 Tips to Maintain Strong Bones and Prevent Osteoporosis

According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, approximately 10 million Americans suffer from osteoporosis and another 44 million have been diagnosed with low bone density.1 Milk has often been purported to “build strong bones” a myth that remains pervasive today...

Is Whey Protein Healthy? Probably Not

Medically reviewed by Dr. Lucky (Lakshman Mulpuri MD)   What is whey protein? Whey, a protein complex derived from cow’s milk, is the liquid byproduct of the cheesemaking process. Next, the liquid whey is filtered and purified through various processes to remove...

Why Drinking Milk While You Have A Cold Can Worsen Symptoms

We’ve all been there: the aching sinuses, the congestion, the coughing, and the sleepless nights. Having the common cold can be pure misery, to be sure. While the list of purported remedies is long enough to make your head spin, there is no actual known cure....

What Is Raw Milk? Claims, Risks, and Alternatives to Raw Milk

The work we have done at Switch4Good, along with a plant-based market that’s constantly innovating, has led nearly half of US consumers to regularly purchase plant-based milks. Yet, raw milk is still touted as a superfood (incorrectly) by a niche subset of the...

The Benefits Of A Dairy-Free Diet For Your Baby

The day you hold your newborn baby in your arms, the world will never be the same. In that moment, your mind is blown and your heart expands to ten times its original size. Bringing a new life into the world can be both joyous and terrifying, but as a new parent...

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New Study Reveals Scientific Approach to Plant-Based Diet Change

What drives you? Whether it’s a fitness goal or a diet change, we all connect with a personal motivation, or “why,” that lights our fire to take action and make a change. At Switch4Good, our goal is to help you to find your “why.” It’s our job to equip you with all...

A Marathoner’s Secret Recipe for Anti-Inflammation

Mary Schneider is training to compete in the 2020 Olympic Trials for the marathon, and she is putting her body to the test in the process. Long runs, speed work, hills...all of this intense exercise leads to inflammation, the body's natural response to...

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