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Polyphenols, vision and eye health.

This article presents the beneficial effects of polyphenols on eye health and supports previously commented results showing that green tea, the leading slimming ingredient, would also be beneficial to protect eye. The mechanistic data highlight the antioxidant effect of polyphenols …

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Probiotics and urogenital health, how to claim?

This review presents the interest of some probiotics to maintain urogenital health. It remembers us that all health claims filed on probiotics have received negative opinions from the EFSA because they were insufficiently characterized. The effects of probiotics are strain-specific …

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A sparkling water water with low sodium levels

While sparkling waters are known for their high levels of sodium, Jouvence found a new “health” positioning because it has the lowest sodium level of the market. The company Les Grandes Sources de Wattwiller, which markets this water, has established …

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A new health claim on cholesterol reduction?

A new application for a health claim has been filed under article 14 to EFSA by CEMA SA for a cholesterol-lowering purpose. This claim relates to trans free spreadable fats rich in unsaturated fatty acids. The reduction of LDL cholesterol …

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