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What are some different brands of milk?

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According to Ranker.com, some popular milk brands include Borden, Trader Joe's, Horizon, Moo Milk, Earth's Best, Silk, Dean Foods and Nesquik. In addition to the popular brand names, a wide variety of stores offer a store brand milk, such as Whole Foods Market, Safeway and Vons.

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There are a variety of milk brands sold all over the world as well as several different types of milk. Cows' milk is the most common type of milk sold, and it comes in whole, 2%, 1%, low-fat, fat-free, organic and lactose-free forms.

In addition to cows' milk, several brands offer almond milk, soy milk, hemp milk, coconut milk and rice milk.

According to womenshealthmag.com, certain non-cow milk brands offer added vitamins, minerals and reduced fat and calories for better health. Almond milk is fortified with vitamin E to help fight UV rays. Hemp milk is packed with omega-3's for a healthier heart and brain. Coconut milk is low-calorie and offers a vitamin B12 boost for better brain function. Rice milk offers a heavy dose of carbohydrates, making it an ideal drink after a workout. Soy milk offers nearly as much protein as cows' milk, but also contains added plant chemicals that help inhibit cholesterol.

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