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Article Type: Food facts From: Nutrition & Food Science, Volume 41, Issue 5
The overwhelming majority of young people are aware of the nutritional benefits of milk, according to a new UK-wide study. The Dairy Council commissioned research among 1,001 12-20 year olds across Britain to assess their attitudes to milk.
The research found:
85% of 12-20 year olds surveyed believe low fat milk is a healthy food.
99% believe milk contains calcium.
98% believe calcium is needed for strong teeth.