July 24, 2017

Ontario Bill 162 Requests Calorie Information on Food Menu

On Monday February 24, 2014, the Ontario legislative assembly approved the first reading of Bill 162 Making Healthier Food Choices Act, 2014. The act, if enacted, would require chains of 20 or more food service premises in Ontario to display the … [Read more...]

Bio-K plus reduces the risk of diarrhea

Yogurts are typically produced using a culture of Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus and Streptococcus salivarus subsp. thermophilus, to which are added the probiotics lactobacilli and/or bifidobacteria. Probiotic enriched yogurts can be … [Read more...]

New Front-of-Package icons—Are they really helpful?

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Ever find yourself with little time to compare food products at the supermarket? Ever wonder if you can rely on front-of-package icons to help you make informed decisions? The Great For You icon, developed by Walmart and launched in January 2012, … [Read more...]

Rexall launches “Be.better” and “Feel Good”

This 16 page exclusive magazine intends to help Rexall patrons find solutions to help them “look, feel and be healthier”.  Rexall also intends to inform readers about their exclusive line of Be.better products as well as a wide variety of Feel Good … [Read more...]