Yogurt: The Answer to Everything?
Yogurt: a super food in its own right. But ever really wonder what's up with probiotics? And why the cheer squad behind Greek yogurt? Brush up on a little health history on everyone's favorite tart treat.
One of our oldest foods, the bacterial ferment of cow's milk has been reinvented in the U.S. as a health product bordering on panacea. And while there's disagreement over whether any foods should be allowed to make medical claims, the public seems slow to object. Why yogurt? Why now? And can (should?) anything be done to stop it?