Dietary Supplements & Functional Foods

Dietary supplements are the natural remedies, outlined as product made of one or additional essential nutrients like vitamins, minerals, and proteins. Dietary supplements could include food products designed to meet all or part of the nutritional and energy needs of individuals, sports drinks, diet foods and herbal medicines that can be marketed as dietary supplements. They were taken to ensure that the diet contained enough essential nutrients to prevent deficiency and to ensure that the consumers did not suffer from the effects of marginal nutrient inadequacy. Functional foods are foods with beneficial physiological or psychological effects beyond providing essential nutrients. They can be referred to as medical foods. Contain naturally occurring or added non nutrients. Foods enhanced with functional ingredients. Many foods may be considered functional foods:

  • Catechins in black and green tea reduce risk of cancer
  • Sulforaphane in broccoli reduces cancer risk
  • Omega-3 fatty acids in fish or flaxseed reduce risk of heart disease & aid joints
  • Fruits and vegetables contain many different phytochemicals which reduce risk for cancer and heart disease

  • Oral Nutritional Supplements
  • Whole Food Nutritional Supplements
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Herbal Supplements

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