Organic food and the impact on human health.

  title={Organic food and the impact on human health.},
  author={Sara Hurtado-Barroso and Anna Tresserra-Rimbau and Anna Vallverd{\'u}-Queralt and Rosa-Mar{\'i}a Lamuela-Ravent{\'o}s},
  journal={Critical reviews in food science and nutrition},
In the last decade, the production and consumption of organic food have increased steadily worldwide, despite the lower productivity of organic crops. Indeed, the population attributes healthier properties to organic food. Although scientific evidence is still scarce, organic agriculture seems to contribute to maintaining an optimal health status and decreases the risk of developing chronic diseases. This may be due to the higher content of bioactive compounds and lower content of unhealthy… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 29 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 15 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
15 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…