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to www.healthgrain.org - the official website of the HEALTHGRAIN Forum. The HEALTHGRAIN Forum is an association founded in May 2010 as the follow-up organisation of the EU 6th Framework Programme Integrated Project HEALTHGRAIN - "Exploiting Bioactivity of European Cereal Grains for Improved Nutrition and Health Benefits".
HEALTHGRAIN whole grain definition - Now published!
Van der Kamp J.W., Poutanen K, Seal C, Richardson D: The HEALTHGRAIN definition of 'whole grain' has been published in Food and Nutrition Research, the on-line peer reviewed Journal where more whole grain definition related papers have been published. The paper can now be downloaded free of charge at www.foodandnutritionresearch.net and is being highlighted by a range of media actions. To find more details and links to further coverage click http://www.healthgrain.org/regulatory_issues/whole_grain.
Whole Grains for Health, Helsinki, Finland, 5 November 2013
HEALTHGRAIN FORUM Symposium "Cereal foods and health – new results and science-based nutrition guidelines" at ICN2013, Granada, 18 September 2013
The report of the Symposium - Gibson S, Ashwell M, van der Kamp JW, "Cereal Foods and Health – new results and science-based nutrition guidelines", Compete Nutrition Vol.13 No.6 Dec.2013/Jan 2014 p.26-28 – can be downloaded from http://www.nutrition2me.com/resource-centre/free-to-view-articles
HEALTHGRAIN FORUM Symposium at the Royal Society of Medicine, London, 28 March 2013
Presentations from the highly appreciated HEALTHGRAIN Forum Symposium at the Royal Society of Medicine, London, 28 March 2013 are available for public download.
Some documents of recent HEALTHGRAIN Forum activities:
HEALTHGRAIN Forum basic leaflet (Sep. 2013)
HEALTHGRAIN Forum Presentation "The Benefits of Whole Grain" (12 Dec. 2012)
Mission of the HEALTHGRAIN Forum:
To promote science based concepts fully unlocking the health promoting potential in the entire grain food production chain to obtain healthy, convenient and appealing foods.
Grain based foods assist consumers in health maintenance worldwide, help reduce health care costs and provide added value for companies in the production chain.
HEALTHGRAIN - The best of the grain for consumer well-being.