I was hopeful when I initially came across the headline for a recent article in US News & World Report “5 Non-Dairy Foods With Calcium” .
“Finally,” I thought, “a well-read magazine informing its readers that calcium is not a synonym for dairy.”
Then I started reading the story. And groaned. Repeatedly.
Much like their ridiculous “healthiest diets” article from last year ( see my critique here ), factual errors, misleading statements, and unhelpful information abound in this piece.
Below, the five worst tidbits that perpetuate incorrect information: