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Is yogurt good for you?

I eat a yogurt blended with a scoop of whey protein each mrning. I buy the kight which is 0 fat and 100 calories. I have heard some say that yogurt wasn't as good for us as we think! Is it?

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Asked by Anonymous at 10:46 PM on Jun. 29, 2010 in Diet & Fitness

Answers (12)
  • Just don't eat to much of it.

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 10:47 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • probably depends on what else is in it

    my fav is yoplait but I think it has high fructose corn don't know how good it is for me

    Answer by LostTheSlipper at 10:47 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • i think it is, but some yogurt is blended with sweetners, hfcs, etc. and some yogurt has alot of calories, sugar and artificial coloring. maybe that's what they meant.

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 10:48 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Yes it is, It puts back the good bacteria in your body. Meaning if you were on Meds for being sick.

    Answer by sta517 at 10:50 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Try Greek Yogurt. Dr. Oz says it is the best.

    Answer by ANGIE409 at 10:50 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • yes yogurt is very good for many diffrent parts of your body and helps with certain illnesses

    Answer by MBax at 10:58 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • It depends. Some kinds are really high in sugar, so they're not so good. Others have artificial sweeteners, which aren't so good either. Have you considered making your own? It doesn't look too hard to me, but we don't like or eat much yogurt so it's not worth it for me to try.

    Answer by 4time-mom at 11:12 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • i think a good probiotic is better, with a lot mor strains and a greater vairety of bugs too!
    look into your protein powder too, some have been to be contaminated!!!
    we used to buy huge tubs of the stuff.

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 11:15 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • i think it is in moderation. if you not eating the kind with lots of sugar and artificial crap.

    Answer by buzymamaof3 at 12:05 AM on Jun. 30, 2010

  • Yogurt is god for the digestive tract. Helps prevent vaginal yeast infections when taking a long course of antibiotics. It keeps our dog from "passing gas" so much (We put a carton of plain yogurt in his food EVERY DAY, per advise of our vet!) IT works WONDERS! Just avoid the fruit and heavily sugared varieties.

    Answer by plclemo at 9:20 AM on Jun. 30, 2010

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