Scientific Support for Benefits & Claims
Research is constantly uncovering new benefits for nutrients and ingredients. This means potential new claims for your products.
Summarizing research in support of benefits is a critical part of making claims. It is important to have documentation in your files to substantiate any claims you make, including structure-function claims.
And, if you are interested in submitting a health claim to the FDA or EFSA, we can help you pull together the scientific support and develop a health claim dossier and application. We have experience working with regulatory professionals and submitting claims applications in both the U.S. and EU.
The purpose of these comments was to provide scientific data in support of the significance of resistant starch in the diet for the Committee to review and consider recognizing resistant starch as a dietary fiber of special importanct. Also included in the testimonial was consumer data linking the importance of this science to health topics of interest to the consumer. Click here to view the testimonial.
HealthFocus International developed and submitted a testimonial to the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee which highlights the significance of resistant starch in the American diet. This advisory committee is reviewing submitted information to provide recommendations to the USDA for the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.