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Regulating health and nutrition claims in the UK using a nutrient profile model: an explorative modelled health impact assessment

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Background
Health-related claims (HRCs) are statements found on food packets that convey the nutritional quality of a food (nutrition claims) and/or its impact on a health outcome (health claims). The EU stated that HRCs should be regulated such that they can only appear on foods that meet a specified nutrient profile (NP). A NP model has been proposed, but not agreed by the European Commission.


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To model the impact of HRCs on...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12966-019-0778-5

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0617-2287
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity More from this journal
Volume:
16
Issue:
18
Pages:
1-11
Publication date:
2019-02-07
Acceptance date:
2019-01-30
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EISSN:
1479-5868
Language:
English
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pubs:969921
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969921
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2019-02-11

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