Food, Health & Nutrition

Discover applied science and market trends associated with the development of foods to maintain and improve health and wellness. Delve into IFT's various news and publication resources to learn more about food and how it can support weight management, nutrigenomics, and the prevention and management of diabetes, heart disease, bone/joint diseases, cancer, and more.

Saffron extract may help adults with depressive symptoms

A study published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology suggests that Crocus sativus L., an extract from Spanish saffron is well tolerated when administrated with antidepressant drugs and may help reduce depression in adults with persistent depressive symptoms.

Ketogenic diet may help tame flu virus

A study published in the journal Science Immunology suggests that a high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet like the Keto regimen may help combat the flu virus.

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