Nutrition Myths

Tag - allergy

Is milk bad for you?

Is milk bad for you?

Yes and no. If you drink more than your body can digest, suffer from an allergy to the cow's milk protein, have gastroenteritis or consume milk from bovine hormone injected cows, than the negative effects might outweigh the positive. Otherwise milk...

Caffeine allergy

Caffeine allergy, or allergy to caffeinated beverages such as coffee, is very rare. The known symptoms are hives (urticaria) and anaphylaxis.


Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening reaction to foods, such as milk, peanuts or tree nuts that narrows the airways and blocks breathing. Anaphylaxis requires an immediate shot of adrenaline (epinephrine) and medical attention. The most common symptoms...