Ingredients & Nutrients

Press Release | Jun 12 2011
(Washington, D.C.) – In response to a United Nations request to civil society organizations, the International Food Information Council (IFIC) Foundation submitted comments to His Excellency Mr. Joseph Deiss, President of the 65th session of the...
Article | Jun 12 2011
Increased interest in where our food comes from has led to more frequent use of common food production terms. Often, confusion reigns over the true meaning of these terms, which can lead to misinformed conclusions about the benefits of one type of...
Blog entry | Jun 07 2011
By: Catherine Metzgar, Dietetic Intern, Penn State University Date: 6/8/11 If you're like most Americans, the main source of protein in your diet comes from animal sources. But, did you know dairy products and certain plant sources, such as grains...
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Article | May 30 2011
Download PDF here  Energy drinks have been increasing in popularity, especially among teens and children. Due to several articles in the media about negative health effects experienced by people who consumed too many energy drinks, some parents and...
Blog entry | May 24 2011
By: Robyn Flipse, MS, RD   Date: 5/25/11 Are you someone who thinks you are better off choosing a granola bar over a candy bar when looking for a diet-friendly snack in a vending machine? Would you also select the fruit juice over the fruit drink...

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