Can sugary products be described as ‘nutritious’? And how much added sugar is too much? Clif Bar agrees to settle a lawsuit with $10.5m fund

The FDA – which has set a daily reference value of 50g for added sugar (10% of calories based on a 2,000-calorie diet) – does not define ‘high’ or ‘low’ sugar, and only sets conditions of use for ‘reduced’ /less/lower sugar’ claims. But while there is no specific regulation that disqualifies food brands from implying … Read more

EASL Roundup: Path to ‘Cure’ in Hep B? Low-Carb, High-Fat Diet for NAFLD With T2D

Notable research presented at the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) annual meeting included studies that showed a sustained response to bulevirtide among patients with difficult-to-treat chronic hepatitis delta virus, the association between liver cirrhosis and higher risk of stroke , and an increase in lifestyle improvements after early liver disease detection. … Read more

How to tell the difference

Crohn’s disease and celiac disease are chronic inflammatory conditions that affect the digestive tract. While they have similar symptoms, their underlying causes, triggers, and treatments vary. The following article reviews the similarities and differences between the two conditions. Crohn’s disease and celiac disease are separate conditions that both affect the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. They can … Read more

Soluble Dietary Fibers Market Worth $4.99 Billion by 2029 –

Redding, California, June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to a new market research report titled, ‘Soluble Dietary Fibers Market by Source (Fruit & Vegetable, Cereals & Grains), Type (Inulin, Pectin, Beta-Glucan, Maltodextrin, Oligofructose), and Application (pharmaceuticals, animal feed), and Geography—Forecast to 2029‘, the soluble dietary fibers market is expected to record a CAGR of … Read more

What Is The Volumetrics Diet & Does It Help Lose Weight?

Berries are a great source of nutrients and very low on calories The Volumetrics Diet has recently emerged as a great diet regime to help you lose weight. However, before we decide whether or not it is fit for weight loss, let’s discuss what Volumetrics entails. What is the volumetrics diet? The Volumetrics Diet essentially … Read more

Weight Loss: 5 Food items you need to cut from your diet for best results

The weight loss journey requires effort, consistency and a holistic diet approach to achieve great results. We all know that calorie-loaded foods must be avoided to reach your weight loss goals, but what about others? Certain foods claimed to boost health and swear to be low on calories but are actually loaded with preservatives and … Read more