To assist health professionals and other sector workers decipher fact from fiction, Te Hiringa Hauora/Health Promotion Agency is undertaking factual reviews of topical issues. These two-page information sheets contain evidence-based advice to help you provide clear consistent information to consumers.
Health concerns, sustainability and changing diets are some of the reasons people are choosing plant-based alternatives to cow’s milk. This Behind the Hype information sheet provides advice and recommendations about replacing cow’s milk in the diet, particularly for young children, who have high nutrition needs.
This resource is for digital download only, please bear in mind we are in the middle of making changes on our website and this a momentary fix.
View Behind the hype: Plant-based milk alternatives in pdf.