Nourishing the golden years

Health & Nutrition
Nourishing the golden years: A guide to Pacific Asian foods for older adults   As the old saying goes, “You are what you eat.” Maintaining…
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APAC’s probiotics and postbiotics market

Health & Nutrition
Trends in APAC’s probiotics and postbiotics market The global probiotics market is gaining momentum and expected to hit US$105.49 billion by 2028, with Asia Pacific…
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Culinary Wisdom for Brain Health

  Culinary Wisdom: Nourishing Asian-Pacific Traditions for Brain Health Asian ingredients are known for their nutritive properties. Consumers worldwide are increasingly knowledgeable about food, and…

The Trends of Living Well & Healthy Ageing

By Audrey Yow Are you into healthy ageing or reverse ageing?   The concept of eating and living well has always been around. Unsurprisingly, wellness…

Supporting Women’s Health Needs with the Right Ingredients

  Women are at the heart of families and communities. This gap in addressing their complex health needs is not just a problem for women,…

Aspartame - Possibly Cancer-causing?

By Audrey Yow Unnamed sources have reportedly leaked to Reuters that IARC could list aspartame as a possibly cancer-causing (carcinogenic) ingredient.   The IARC (International…

What's Motivating Consumers in Asia to Reduce Sugar Intake?

New global consumer research from Kerry reveals that consumers are concerned about the long-term negative effects of high sugar intake. Health, with a focus on…

Reducing Salt Without Compromising Taste

Ajinomoto on Reducing Salt Without Compromising Taste The Ajinomoto Group’s Discovery: Umami Umami is the taste of the amino acid, glutamate, which is one of…

Food and Nutrition Top 5 Technologies Watchlist — 2023 and Beyond

The food and nutrition industry must anchor product development and innovation by embracing the top 5 technologies to keep ahead of the competition and succeed…

WHO Advises Not to Use Artificial Sweeteners for Weight Control

WHO advises not to use non-sugar / artificial sweeteners for weight control in newly released guideline, warns that continued consumption could increase the risk of…

The Demand For Immune Boosting Foods

Health and wellness continue to dominate the spotlight in the F&B industry, which is seeing a healthy demand for immune boosting foods. APFI Magazine speaks…

Food And Nutrition Trends

Food And Nutrition Trends   The COVID-19 pandemic fundamentally shifted general health trends along with how we eat. The popularity of functional food in particular has…