Chocolate? Beyond confectionary!

What makes cocoa antioxidants so attractive? Are cocoa flavanols rivalling the success of superfruit as health powerhouses? Updates on recently applied cocoa health claims under the European Union nutrition and health claims regulations. Take your sweets! Fi-Conference 2012 – Natural Antioxidants Module 4B >> read more

Claimed effect – Chocolate milk refuels muscles after exercise!

Will this Sports Nutrition Claim drive chocolate milk into the fast lane? Recent studies have indeed¬†shown that chocolate milk aids recovery from intense physical exercise as good as any sports recov drink. Due to its naturally balanced composition, glycogen stores are replenished and protein synthesis is stimulated. At least, that is what the studies tell us. Will EFSA¬†judge the same? […] >> read more