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Nutrition analysis refers to the process of scientifically determining the nutritional content in foods. This process is important as the nutritional composition of food is of major significance to the consumer and to the authorities. Analyzing Nutrition Profiles Manually: For dietitians, nutritionists, researchers and healthcare practitioners, nutritional analysis is part of their day-to-day job to…More Nutritional Info
Population growth, changing diets, and increased desire for pre-packaged foods and beverage products present significant opportunities for the healthcare, food, and agribusiness sectors across the world. Hong Kong is no exception. The basic food law in Hong Kong is set out in the Public Health and Municipal Services Ordinance. The PHMSO states in the ruling…More Nutritional Info
The food label is one of the most vital tools Canadian consumers use to make informed decisions about safe and healthy foods. In order to make sure consumers have clear and consistent information on food labels, there are federal regulations and requirements. Food manufacturers, service providers, consultants and institutions need to follow these guidelines while…More Nutritional Info
Watching an interview a few months back where the interviewer asked a dietitian if she used any tool to plan meals for her patients. The answer surprised the interviewer as the dietitian only used pen and paper to plan meals for her patients. When asked why she was not using a meal planning software, she…More Nutritional Info
Nutrition labels are found on many types of foods based on certain criteria. This type of nutrition label is intended to improve the overall health of the general population and allow consumers to make wise choices when it comes to their food. Why is Nutrition Food Labeling So Important These Days? Consumers are extremely health-conscious…More Nutritional Info
With consumers demanding more transparency in what they eat, how it’s prepared, and the nutrition profile of the menu items, restaurants need to adapt and showcase the healthy aspect of their items and cater to this changing need. Providing this type of information, creates new challenges for restaurants. There is a fine balance between providing…More Nutritional Info
Food is directly related to health and well-being and when we eat food prepared by someone else, we are basically entrusting their expertise. Therefore, it is very important for food manufacturers to understand their responsibilities and keep the consumers well informed about the food products they are producing and hence, the necessity for food labeling.…More Nutritional Info