Latest Health claims on food labels Stories

2015-03-02 08:34:08

Independent clinical studies and research demonstrate benefits across numerous health and wellness categories including lowering cholesterol, reducing hyperglycemia and improving insulin levels and

2011-05-03 03:00:00

DUIVEN, Netherlands, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The fourth batch of generic EU health claim opinions delivered by the European Food Safety Authority [EFSA] in April saw the previous trend of negative opinions continue: 20% successful, 80% unsuccessful.

2011-02-15 10:06:00

AMSTERDAM, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the world's leading experts on health claims, Patrick Coppens from Europe Advisory Services (EAS), will be speaking at the Hi online event and conference.

2010-12-09 03:32:00

ZUG, Switzerland, December 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A scientific panel of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published its positive opinion on a disease risk reduction health claim dossier for oat beta-glucan on 8. December 2010, following an application from CreaNutrition AG submitted pursuant to Article 14 of the EC regulation on nutrition and health claims. According to the positive opinion of the EFSA panel for dietetic products, nutrition and allergies (NDA), foods providing...

2010-11-02 04:21:00

DUIVEN, The Netherlands, November 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Innova Market Insights (HiE, Madrid, Stand: R84) New product development in the European supplements sector is slowing down and food product manufacturers are switching to more general claims in the healthy foods space, as uncertainty around EFSA health claims (http://www.innovadatabase.com/home/index.rails) continues. Innova Market Insights tracked 384 new supplement products in West Europe in the first half of 2010...

2009-05-21 11:18:00

CHICAGO, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Medical Information Services, Inc. reports that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a Warning Letter to General Mills for illegally marketing their new "drug," commonly known as Cheerios(R) Toasted Whole Grain Oat Cereal (Cheerios(R)).

2009-05-12 13:15:01

General Mills is under scrutiny by federal regulators, saying that it made inappropriate claims about the cereal Cheerios' ability to lower cholesterol and treat heart disease.

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