Pete Maletto, Sr. Scientist & President of PTM Food Consulting, recently wrote an article for Nutraceuticals World on Functional Food Trends. Check out a quick sneak-peak below, and head over to Nutraceuticals World to read the full-story!
Eating trends have changed immensely over the past decade. Education about certain types of foods and their benefits has been rising steadily. Social websites, celebrity doctors, smartphone apps and a host of other media outlets are all promoting dietary awareness as the key to longevity and life extension—and not big pharma. Millennials lead this thought process, however, education is far reaching across generations and growing steadily as people experience key health benefits from including important nutrients in their diet.