Nutrition News

Experts highlight R&D in dietary supplement and nutra to control aging – fnbnews.com

Posted: Sunday, March 16, 2014

Global research and development (R&D) labs are now focussing on the development of dietary supplements and nutraceuticals that could keep aging cells at bay.   Although the consumption of red and orange fruits is seen to be as beneficial as that of green leafy vegetables, and Gac fruit is a great source of lycopene. But people are not seen to consume these on a regular basis. This has led global…

Experts highlight R&D in dietary supplement and nutra to control aging – fnbnews.com

Posted: Saturday, March 15, 2014

Global research and development (R&D) labs are now focussing on the development of dietary supplements and nutraceuticals that could keep aging cells at bay.   Although the consumption of red and orange fruits is seen to be as beneficial as that of green leafy vegetables, and Gac fruit is a great source of lycopene. But people are not seen to consume these on a regular basis. This has led global…

Experts highlight R&D in dietary supplement and nutra to control aging – fnbnews.com

Posted: Saturday, March 15, 2014

Global research and development (R&D) labs are now focussing on the development of dietary supplements and nutraceuticals that could keep aging cells at bay.   Although the consumption of red and orange fruits is seen to be as beneficial as that of green leafy vegetables, and Gac fruit is a great source of lycopene. But people are not seen to consume these on a regular basis. This has led global…

Experts highlight R&D in dietary supplement and nutra to control aging – fnbnews.com

Posted: Saturday, March 15, 2014

Global research and development (R&D) labs are now focussing on the development of dietary supplements and nutraceuticals that could keep aging cells at bay.   Although the consumption of red and orange fruits is seen to be as beneficial as that of green leafy vegetables, and Gac fruit is a great source of lycopene. But people are not seen to consume these on a regular basis. This has led global…

FDA Proposes Updates To The "Nutrition Facts" Label For Packaged Foods – Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Posted: Friday, March 14, 2014

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Centre set to ban sale of junk food, aerated drinks in schools – India Today

Posted: Thursday, March 13, 2014

The junk is being taken out of children’s lives across the nation. The Centre is set to ban the sale of junk food in school canteens and around school premises across the country soon. In its final guidelines submitted to the Delhi High Court on Wednesday on regulating the sale of junk food and aerated drinks in and around…

Nutrition Facts 2.0 – Food Business News (registration)

Posted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Nutrition Facts 2.0 3/4/2014 – by Jay Sjerven The Food and Drug Administration on Feb. 27 unveiled its proposed revisions to the Nutrition Facts panel. Notable proposed changes include bringing much greater emphasis to calories with dramatically larger and bolder type, requiring information on the amount of sugars added during the food manufacturing process, and updating serving sizes to reflect amounts people currently…

European Food Safety Authority – SmithKline Beecham Limited – Nutrition horizon (press release)

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Concentrated Fruits and Vegetables Super Tasty Vegeteria Junior is a dietary supplement designed and dedicated to the children, to make them grow well and healthy, thanks to the benefits of good nutrition. For all children ages 6 and up, taking one stick per day contributes to the proper intake of fruits and vegetables. Vegeteria Junior is delicious: sweet, fruit-flavored, let all the pleasure of…

European Food Safety Authority – Sanofi-Aventis France – Nutrition horizon (press release)

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Concentrated Fruits and Vegetables Super Tasty Vegeteria Junior is a dietary supplement designed and dedicated to the children, to make them grow well and healthy, thanks to the benefits of good nutrition. For all children ages 6 and up, taking one stick per day contributes to the proper intake of fruits and vegetables. Vegeteria Junior is delicious: sweet, fruit-flavored, let all the pleasure of…

Fermenting Veggies at Home: Follow Food Safety ABCs – Food Safety News

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Fermentation has become what USDA microbiologist Fred Breidt, Jr., describes as a “movement that’s picking up speed.” And for good reason, said Breidt, who specializes in the safety of fermented and acidic foods. Referring to home preparers, small producers and restaurant owners, he said that “they like being able to pick up these nice flavors (from fermentation) and making new ones.” Sandor Katz, author of “Wild Fermentation” and “The Art…

Danone could spend Medical Nutrition cash on baby food, dairy deals – Interactive Investor

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

By Dominique Vidalon and Noëlle Mennella PARIS (Reuters) – If French food group Danone decides to sell its slowing medical nutrition business, it is most likely to invest the proceeds in its faster growth baby food and dairy businesses, targeting acquisitions in Asia and Africa. Reuters reported last month that the world’s No 1 yoghurt maker was considering selling the unit which makes tube feeding and other products, which has…

Increase your food safety knowledge – Daily Herald

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

From understanding the role of antibiotics in animal and food production to implementing a safety strategy within your own home, a background on food safety is beneficial for every family. To increase public knowledge on the matters of food safety and antibiotics, registered dietitian and BestFoodFacts.org nutrition advisor, Carolyn O’Neil, teamed up with Dr. Michael Doyle, a leading researcher in the area of food microbiology and bacterial foodborne pathogens and…

School Lunch ‘Shrinkage’ Aside, USDA Food and Nutrition Spending Will Grow … – Food Safety News

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

At least 1.6 million students who previously paid for their own lunches at National School Lunch Program cafeterias have dropped out because they don’t like the new menus or the associated price increases, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) says in a new report. In that report, GAO documents some significant shrinkage in the school lunch program during the 2012-13 school year because of changes dictated by the Hunger-Free Kids…