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by 300 · September 16, 2014 at 7:56 PM

I keep hearing lots of self-appointed nutrition "experts" saying that goats milk is better for you than cow's milk. That it's somehow less allergenic, more digestible, and closer to human breast milk. Is this true, or is this just urban myth? ... (more)

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Mscott 0 · October 23, 2012 at 5:51 AM

I'm not sure a ton of study has been done on this issue unfortunately, but there are some noted differences in nutrient content between the milk: Anemic rats recover faster when given goat's milk than cow's milk, perhaps due to more iron, among... (more)

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by 163 · September 16, 2014 at 7:50 PM

Hi all, I'm making Kefir and I've been using Grass-fed non-homogenized but pasteurized milk from mostly A2 Jersey and Guernsey cows (Gold-Top milk in the UK). But I've been getting a few spots and thinking about switching to goat milk. The only... (more)

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Canis_Minor 0 · July 24, 2012 at 11:59 AM

Hi, and welcome. I can't offer any citable studies or peer-reviewed evidence on this one, just anecdotal experience. My (adult, sometimes cystic) acne cleared up entirely only once I went "orthodox" paleo, which is to say, no dairy except the... (more)

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by 4273 · September 16, 2014 at 7:43 PM

Ok, so I looked at all the other cows milk versus goats milk questions on here and I don't know that I seen this question asked elsewhere. A co-worker and I got into a debate today in regards to goat's milk versus cow's milk for infants and... (more)

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Stephen_5 0 · May 04, 2012 at 3:52 PM

Why would one consider feeding a child anything other than breast milk in the first place? If it were my kid, it wouldn't matter if it's from a goat, cow, or whale for that matter. I'd be keeping him or her away from all of them. Assuming the... (more)