Bill McDowell

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Healthy Hydrating

This column covers the latest functional beverage trends, including hydration, sugar reduction, fiber fortification, and mental health.

A Better-for-You Crunch

Products formulated using pulses and beans, upcycled ingredients, and meat and dairy protein are among the trending alternative savory snack options.

The State of Sensory Science

Three seasoned sensory scientists share their thoughts on the complexity of measuring consumer perceptions, the value of academic/industry collaboration, the evolution of the discipline, and why they love what they do.

February Content Spotlight: Health and Nutrition

Stay up to date on the latest health and nutrition topics and trends with IFT's featured resources, from blogs to peer-reviewed articles to on-demand videos.

Tapping the Healing Power of Food

IFT's Anna Rosales reports back on the inaugural Food is Medicine Summit, a key milestone in the national strategy to end hunger and reduce chronic disease by 2030.