Dairy Health Check

Lactose-free dairy products need more work, says study

Lactose-free dairy products need more work, says study

By Caroline Scott-Thomas

Manufacturers should make more effort to produce good-tasting lactose-free dairy products and to educate the public about their benefits, according to a Kansas State University study.

Arla free to continue lactose-free advertising

Arla free to continue lactose-free advertising

By Shane Starling

Danish dairy, Arla, has had UK advertising for its lactose-free milk backed by the voluntary advertising watchdog, after the ad was challenged for being misleading.

EFSA opinion against four probiotic and prebiotic health claims

EFSA health claim opinion

EFSA opinion against four probiotic and prebiotic health claims

By Shane Starling

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has rejected three article 13.5 probiotic and prebiotic health claims and one article 14 claim linking prebiotics with a range of benefits from immunity to diarrhoea for failing to demonstrate causality.

Giving process cheese a healthy makeover

Dispatches from IFT

Giving process cheese a healthy makeover

By Jess Halliday

Land O’Lakes discusses the latest development in process cheese, with 50 per cent lower fat and 35 per cent lower sodium.

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