January 27th, 2014

science

"Milk Drinking Still a Mystery : Discovery News"

I thought so. It is not those of us that are lactose intolerant that are weird. Lactase persistence (lactase is the enzyme that enables some of us to digest lactose without potentially life-threatening gastrointestinal effects) is the weird mutation and it is more natural to stop drinking lactose/milk after infancy.

Milk Drinking Still a Mystery : Discovery News

Hmmm. *contemplates making an icon of a glass of milk crossed out with the internationally recognisable symbol for NO! (A red circle round the glass with a diagonal red line bisecting the circle, like no smoking signs cross out a cigarette)*