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The research commissioned by EIT Food, the world's largest food innovation ecosystem, supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), surveyed over 2,000 18-24 year olds from across the UK, France, Germany, Poland and Spain.…
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Savvas Xystouris liked Sally Ayyad's blog post Meal-induced inflammation: postprandial insights from the Personalised REsponses to DIetary Composition Trial (PREDICT) study in 1000 participants
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Diet is known to influence heart health. Experts recommend a diet low in sodium and saturated fat to reduce the risk of heart disease. A heart-healthy diet also includes plenty of vegetables, fruits, and whole grains. Research shows that the…
Jul 21
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A project developing healthier foods based on the slower release of energy is set to expand its range of products. By using different types of starch, the project hopes to introduce consumer-focused starchy products that can contribute to consumer’s…
Jul 14
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Ultra-processed foods have been known to be associated with risk of CVD, cancer, and the obesity epidemic.
The fast-food, beverage, and food industries have made progress in reducing the unhealthy ingredients but continue to advertise…
Apr 16
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Apr 9
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The search continues for the origins of the virus that causes COVID-19—and the pathway that it took to leap from animals to humans, wreaking havoc across the globe, infecting more than 129 million people, and killing more than 2.8 million.
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Apr 9
Savvas Xystouris liked Selvarani Elahi's blog post Diets, nutrients, genes and the microbiome: recent advances in personalised nutrition
Apr 5
Savvas Xystouris liked Selvarani Elahi's blog post Prioritizing Nutrition Security in the US
Apr 5
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COVID-19 has boosted interest in functional foods that deliver wellbeing benefits like immunity and stress management. But while the pandemic may have accelerated this trend, functional foods are no flash in the pan, experts insisted at…
Mar 25
Savvas Xystouris liked Savvas Xystouris's blog post How the COVID-19 pandemic has scarred the world’s children
Mar 17
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The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the lives of families around the world. Across virtually every key measure of childhood, progress has gone backward in the 12 months since the pandemic was declared, leaving children confronting a devastating and…
Mar 17
Savvas Xystouris liked Breanna Lepre's discussion NUTRITION AND COVID-19 EVIDENCE TRACKER - DISCUSSION
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Savvas Xystouris liked Breanna Lepre's blog post Covid-19: Pfizer BioNTech vaccine reduced cases by 94% in Israel
Mar 14
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The assessment is based on 377 documents covering 62 countries from Africa, Asia, Europe, Oceania and the Americas.
The analysis reveals that the dimension of food security that has been most affected is accessibility. Both financial (affordability)…
Mar 14
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