Functional Foods – When the Hype Displaces the Science

By Michael Edmonds 10/03/2012 2


I came across a fascinating TV show on channel 7 this afternoon called “Foods that made Millions”, with the episode I saw talking about functional foods. It made some very interesting points about how scientific knowledge is used and abused by those marketing foods.

The link is disabled via Youtube, but if you click on the link below it will take you there. If you only want to watch a short segment of it, I recommend from 38 minutes and 28 seconds.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cXdk6mG_gbw&feature=results_video&playnext=1&list=PLB7FF6B3D75AE66DE


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