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The cockroach milk craze makes a comeback

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CHESTER, ENGLAND -- Its time to toss the almond milk and get rid of that tired cow milk because the next big super food could be making its way to your local grocery store.

But, you might have to have a strong constitution to stomach these two words: cockroach milk. That's right, the craze that made its first appearance back in 2016 is back and better than ever!

After all, it's said cockroaches are the only thing that could possibly survive a nuclear apocalypse, so why not look to them for food?

According to research published in the Journal of the International Union of Crystallography, their milk contains a decent amount of protein with vital amino acids, fats, and sugars.

However, the research never actually says you should drink cockroach milk. You'd have to milk hundreds of cockroaches to get one glass, and how do you even milk one?

A professor at the University of Iowa says the "milking" process can be done by leaving filter paper in the area where the eggs are laid.

You later take the paper out, and voilá you've got milk.

Scientists say it comes in either liquid or crystal form, but there's still more research needed before you can expect to buy it by the gallon.

It looks like we'll just have to stick with our regular diary products for the time being.

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