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US Structure and Function Claims May Be Challenged by European Food Safety Authority
Friday, September 30, 2011 (1336 reads)

Firms making structure/function claims about foods and supplements in the US could face difficult questions when the final list of general function claims permitted in Europe is released and it becomes clear that scores of products sold in the US feature claims EU regulators believe are not supported by science, experts have warned.

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Whey Protein Solutions Should Be Held for Less Than 12 Hours Before Drying for Best Quality
Thursday, September 29, 2011 (1198 reads)

Minimizing the storage time of liquid whey protein retentates before drying is one of the control steps that can help reduce the formation of off-flavors and maximize quality and shelf life of spray-dried protein powders.

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Supplemental Whey Protein Helps Preserve Muscle in Older Women on a Calorie-restricted Diet
Thursday, September 29, 2011 (1205 reads)

Obese older women with decreased muscle mass and strength are at an increased risk of physical disability. A higher-protein, calorie-restricted diet supplemented with whey protein showed a greater maintenance of muscle relative to weight loss compared with a diet higher in carbohydrates and lower in protein in a six-month, double-blind, randomized clinical trial in 26 overweight or obese older women (average age 65 years).

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Study Finds Increased Consumption of Dairy Foods and Protein During Weight Loss Helps Preserve Muscle While Losing Fat
Thursday, September 29, 2011 (1204 reads)

New research indicates that diet- and exercise-induced weight loss with higher protein and increased dairy product intakes improves weight loss quality by promoting more favorable body composition changes in overweight and obese women. The study, co-funded by the Dairy Research Institute™, Dairy Farmers of Canada and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, was conducted by McMaster University, Ontario, Canada.

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Dairy Products are "Optimal Delivery System" For Probiotics
Thursday, September 29, 2011 (1349 reads)

The dairy industry is well-positioned to lead innovation in the field of probiotics, but in order to seize the opportunity, the industry must be willing to segment its markets and support a wider range of products and claims, industry leaders say.

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Dairy Prices at Risk of Roller-Coaster Ride
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 (1573 reads)

Dairy prices could be set for another roller-coaster ride, with the worsened economic outlook posing a “substantial risk” to the market, but longer-term prospects remaining sound.

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Arla's Super Dairy Receives Planning Approval
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 (1383 reads)

Arla has secured their planning approval for a new £150m UK ‘mega dairy’ in Buckinghamshire.

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Nutrition Keys Labeling System is Renamed Facts Up Front
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 (1300 reads)

The Grocery Manufacturers Association and the Food Marketing Institute announced that the voluntary front-of-pack nutrition system known as Nutrition Keys is now called Facts up Front. The new name "clearly communicates the program's objective, to move fact-based information from the Nutrition Facts panel on the back or side of the package to the front," said GMA's Ginny Smith. MediaPost Communications/Marketing Daily

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International Conference Draws Large Numbers To "The Power of Whey"
Thursday, September 22, 2011 (1399 reads)

The benefits of whey was the focus of the world's top dairy researchers and processors as they came together with the country's leading nutrition professionals, whey and whey product users, food and beverage marketers, manufacturers and suppliers to attend the 6th International Whey Conference. Over 425 attendees from 25 countries attended this event that provided unparalleled opportunities to learn about The Power of Whey

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Dairy Prices Down 2% In Fonterra Auction
Thursday, September 22, 2011 (1541 reads)

Average prices of dairy products extended their slide for a seventh straight sale at Fonterra's latest online auction, to reach a 13-month low.

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