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Tag: Food Science and Human Nutrition

Almonds may help augment nutrients in diet, UF/IFAS study shows

  Please see caption below GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Eating a moderate amount of almonds each day may enrich the diets of adults and their young children, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Florida… Read More

UF/IFAS experts predict food trends for 2016

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. — As 2015 starts to wind down, world-renowned food scientists at the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences are already predicting trends for 2016. As they do, here are some hints as… Read More

UF researchers develop first method to accurately measure zinc in humans

Cutline at bottom. Click here for high-resolution image. GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Zinc is an essential nutrient, but until now, there has not been an effective way to measure it in our bodies, say University of Florida researchers. The… Read More