Nutrient metabolism

Certain nutrients are essential for basic bodily functions, and a wide range of health claims have been authorised by the EU in this area. They include: Health claim ‘contributes to normal…’ Vitamin Mineral Other Macronutrient metabolism Biotin Chromium, Zinc *Homocysteine metabolism Folate, vitamin B12, vitamin B6 Betaine, Choline Energy-yielding metabolism Pantothenic acid, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, …

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Energy and exercise

Sports nutrition is a huge and growing market, with an array of products and ingredients authorised to claim that they boost physical performance. Energy, which is essential for stamina, is produced by the metabolism of food by the digestive system, with several vitamins and minerals involved in the process. A total of 20 health claims …

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