Updates from EU Working Group on Health Claims (20th June 2016)

Here below some updates for all the real claims "geek" reading this blog (a lot...). Of extreme interest, in my opinion, particularly the note about probiotics. Discussion on a health claim related to glycaemic carbohydrates and cognitive function Article 13(5) of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 Reference was made to a recent EU General Court case … Continue reading Updates from EU Working Group on Health Claims (20th June 2016)

Caffeine – New study about possible negative effects on young people

According to a new study, drinking four cups of coffee a day (or more) could increase the risk of mortality for people under the age of 55. The study reports a 50% + increase in mortality in men and women and 21% + higher risk for all men who drink more than 4 cups a … Continue reading Caffeine – New study about possible negative effects on young people