Functional foods and health promotion.

@article{Milner1999FunctionalFA,
  title={Functional foods and health promotion.},
  author={John A. Milner},
  journal={The Journal of nutrition},
  year={1999},
  volume={129 7 Suppl},
  pages={
          1395S-7S
        }
}
Statements about the ability of selected foods to reduce the risk of diseases and to enhance the quality of life continue to captivate, and at times polarize, opinions. Interests in these "functional" foods and their active components are being propelled by increasing health care cost, recent legislative events and mounting scientific evidence. Increasingly, scientists are being asked to clarify the precise role that foods have in maintaining and promoting health. Accepting this movement as an… CONTINUE READING
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