Else Labs Leverages Edamam’s Recipe Data For Its Cutting-Edg…

Else Labs Leverages Edamam’s Recipe Data For Its Cutting-Edg…

(MENAFN-EIN Presswire) – Else Labs, a company focused on autonomous cooking has partnered with Edamam to power their recipes and nutrition engine. Edamam is the premier B2B provider of nutrition data to recipe owners, food media, restaurants and catering companies. Edamam Powers Nutrition Data Solutions for Food, Health and Wellness Businesses Else Labs is using … Read more

Nutrition labelling will soon be required on front of some packaged food in Canada – National

Nutrition labelling will soon be required on front of some packaged food in Canada – National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted June 30, 2022 9:07 am Updated June 30, 2022 11:22 am Decrease article font size Increase article font size Canada will require that companies add nutrition warnings to the front of pre-packaged food with high levels of saturated fat, sugar or sodium, starting in 2026. But ground meat will … Read more

Health Canada’s proposed warning labels on foods like ground beef are necessary — and only the first step

Health Canada’s proposed warning labels on foods like ground beef are necessary — and only the first step

Health Canada has proposed introducing mandatory nutrition labeling that will warn Canadians of foods that are high in saturated fat, like ground beef. Different from our current nutrition labels, these labels would have to appear on the front of food packaging, and have the specific goal of offsetting rising rates of diet-related diseases. While some … Read more

Canada’s food guide overhaul opens industry battle over meat and dairy

Canada’s food guide overhaul opens industry battle over meat and dairy

Dairy cows rest at a farm in Eastern Ontario on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Lobby groups for the meat and dairy sectors are up in arms over indications that Canada’s next food guide could discourage the consumption of beef, butter and cheese.Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press Lobby groups for the meat and dairy sectors are up … Read more

Children on vegetarian diet have similar measures of growth, nutrition as compared to meat-eating children: Study

Children on vegetarian diet have similar measures of growth, nutrition as compared to meat-eating children: Study

ANI | Updated: May 08, 2022 18:45 IST Toronto (Ont.) [Canada]May 8 (ANI): A new study has found that children who eat a vegetarian diet had similar measures of growth and nutrition compared to children who eat meat.The findings of the research were published in the journal, ‘Pediatrics’.Researchers also found that children with a vegetarian … Read more

Health Canada facing pressure to overhaul existing Food Guide

Health Canada facing pressure to overhaul existing Food Guide

Health Canada is facing pressure from medical advocates to ensure there are major changes to its existing Food Guide as it works on highly anticipated dietary guidelines to be released early next year – a process that came a step closer to completion this week. Health Canada is facing pressure from medical advocates to ensure … Read more

Why Canada’s Food Guide needs a dose of reality

Why Canada’s Food Guide needs a dose of reality

“Does Canada’s Food Guide promote weight gain?” That was the provocative title of a debate held recently at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Yoni Freedhoff, medical director of the Bariatric Medical Institute, faced off against Dr. Hasan Hutchinson, director-general of the Office of Nutrition Policy and Promotion at Health Canada. The two scientists agreed on … Read more

Your guide to understanding Nutrition Facts labels

Your guide to understanding Nutrition Facts labels

Have you ever found yourself in the middle of a grocery store isolate, packaged product in hand, staring at the Nutrition Facts label, willing it to divulge whether the item within has any health benefits whatsoever, or even tastes good? Vanita Pais, a clinical dietitian with The Hospital for Sick Children, can help with tips … Read more

From Canada’s food guide to red meat recommendations, here are the biggest nutrition stories of 2019

From Canada’s food guide to red meat recommendations, here are the biggest nutrition stories of 2019

Healthy eating goes beyond the foods we eat.Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press We had plenty of big nutrition stories to chew on this year, from a revamped Canadian food guide to a controversial reversal on recommendations on red meat, to a new look at the potential harms of the beloved egg. Here’s a year-end look at … Read more