Linda Ohr

Linda Milo Ohr

Healthy eating has established itself as more than a passing trend in the food industry. This was apparent at this year’s IFT Food Expo. From omega-3 fatty acids to proteins and fiber, each aisle offered something related to functional foods, particularly in the areas of heart health, weight management, and the glycemic index. Here are a few highlights from the show.

Green tea extract offers potential health benefits in metabolism and weight management.Conjugated Linoleic Acid
This novel fatty acid was found in beverages and bars, promoting its role in weight management.

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Linda Milo Ohr is a food scientist and writer based in Highlands Ranch, Colo. ([email protected]).
Linda Ohr