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Infographic: Food Allergens

How can you Identify Food Allergens? Check labels!

Learn more about Food Allergies!

This infographic will be translated into our other 10 language sections, keep a look out on our social media channels or subscribe to EUFIC Online for email updates.

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Infographic: Acrylamide

Is there anything you can do to avoid acrylamide formation? Yes, avoid browning when cooking!
Learn more about Acrylamide and what are the common sources!

This infographic will be translated into 10 languages, keep a look out on our social media channels or subscribe to EUFIC Online for email updates.

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Infographic: Dietary Fats

Fats are an important part of a healthy diet! Learn about the different types and how they affect our health, plus more!

This infographic is available in four other languages; Deutsch, Español, Français and Italiano.     

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Life with a Food Allergy

This video explains the basics of food allergies and allergen labelling. It provides tips to help you stay safe and enjoy a healthy life!

Also available in Spanish!

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The EUFIC 2016 Global Update on Nutrition Labeling has been published!
A comprehensive overview of the state of play on Nutrition Labelling worldwide: What are the major nutrition labelling initiatives adopted or in the pipeline to date? What do the various stakeholders say? Where is the debate heading? What does the research show?
Check the Executive Summary.
Energy Balance Explained - Other language versions also available!

This video explains the science behind energy balance and how it affects you. It provides practical tips – small steps that you can incorporate in your lifestyle to reach a healthy balance!

Available in 6 more languages: Español, Français, Italiano, Deutsch, Türk & Polski

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Different language editions of EUFIC’s popular booklet “10 healthy lifestyle tips for kids” educational quiz!

Kids can answer questions about their diet and lifestyle, and learn healthy tips at the same time. Following these ten tips will help them stay fit and healthy. It’s as easy as riding a bike, once you’ve got the balance right!

We welcome you to download freely or order the booklet and share it with your friends and family (available in 12 languages!).

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MyNewGut podcast 2: developing innovative food ingredients and products to target the human gut microbiome 29/04/2016
MyNewGut podcast 1: Gut microbiome influences on diet-related disease and behaviour 25/02/2016
EuroDISH: Europe needs a better infrastructure for food and health research 08/07/2015
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Never Too Late To Change: Tips From the European Obesity Summit 2016

Check out our video from the European Obesity Summit 2016, in Gothenburg, Sweden. Here we interviewed some speakers, asking them for useful tips to combat this epidemic!

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CLYMBOL Conference: "Consumers and Health Claims"

Did you miss the stakeholder conference on 15 June 2016 in Brussels? Here are webinars of all presentations, showcasing the results and implications that were discussed.

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FENS 2015 Webinars

The 12th European Nutrition Conference FENS 2015 that took place on the 20th – 23rd October 2015 in Berlin, Germany, communicated up-to-date science to help Europeans develop a healthy lifestyle.

EUFIC was present, and chaired a Symposium on understanding behaviour change, covering the theory, practice and implementation of behaviour change science.

As promised, the webinars from the symposium are now available online, and we welcome you to listen and share.

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EUFIC Online

Receive regular FREE online updates on food safety & quality, healthy eating and lifestyle. Available in all our 11 languages, select yours on the top right of the subscription page.

Attention all parents and teachers!

Take your kids on a journey through time and space to the Cool Food Planet – a world full of exciting missions and educational fun and games!

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Making the most of EUFIC

Take a quick tour around the website and get a better idea of what you can find and how you can maximise its full potential.

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The European Food Information Council (EUFIC) is a non-profit organisation which communicates science-based information on nutrition and health, food safety and quality, to help consumers to be better informed when choosing a well-balanced, safe and healthful diet.

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This site was last updated 26/09/2016
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