functional food

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functional food

functional food

n
(Cookery) a food containing additives which provide extra nutritional value. Also called: nutraceutical

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n.
[1985–90]
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OLLY Men's Super Foods Multi is a complete multivitamin, and it offers a boost of phytonutrients from 10 superfoods with antioxidant activity including acai, elderberry and tamarind.
Summary: London [UK], December 28 (ANI): Super foods can help you to detox after overindulging during the festive period and a nutritionist has answered debate over which 'super food' is best, analysing the benefits of green tea, turmeric and cocoa just in time for New Year's resolutions to come into effect.
Summary: Residents share their idea of super foods and how they include them in their Ramadan meal planning
JAMIE'S FAMILY SUPER FOODS Channel 4, 8pm JAMIE OLIVER is investigating super foods across the globe and bringing them into family recipes.
Going forward, it seems that turmeric known for its anti-inflammatory benefits and moringa, said to have beauty and anti-aging properties, could be the super foods to watch.
Beans top the list of super foods thanks to their numerous medicinal properties to lower cholesterol, reduce cancer colon risk as well as heart and vascular diseases, regulate blood sugar to name but a few.
com Health and beauty supplements can often cost a small fortune, so we're delighted that British sports brand Lonsdale has launched a range of purse-friendly super foods.
The supplement contains 49 different super foods, extracts and concentrates from dark greens, organic fruits and vegetables, probiotics, soluble and insoluble fibers, herbs, spices, natural flavonoids and enzymes to help alkalize and balance the body's pH level, according to the company.
Linwoods, Premium Bakery, Fresh Dairy and Healthy Super Foods manufacturer, has announced its Healthy Super Food division has seen a 17 percent increase in UK sales in the last 12 months, with its overall compound annual growth rate up 25 percent for the past three years.
With that thought, here are 10 "everyday" super foods that provide multiple disease-fighting nutrients and fill you up so you can enjoy plenty of food without excess calories, according to webmd.
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Olivia will be working on accounts for Poundland, RES Group, Festival Place and Linwoods Healthy Super Foods.