Fruit Juice Matters is a non-branded and non-commercial initiative, informing healthcare professionals about surprising health benefits of 100% fruit juices by sharing the latest scientific insights.
Every month we take a look at the latest science on 100% fruit juice from academic journals and published reports. These are presented as bite-sized...
What does the evidence say about the nutritional composition of 100% fruit juice, or the bioavailability of its nutrients and bioactives? In this se...
Where does 100% fruit juice fit into a balanced diet and what are the benefits for people seeking to improve their fruit and vegetable consumption. ...
Did you know that the composition of 100% fruit juice is governed by strict regulations and standards? For example, sugar or preservatives are never...
The vitamins, minerals and flavonoids in 100% orange juice come straight from the squeezed fruit.
Science and health information on 100% fruit juice
100% has the same meaning as pure – it represents a product to which nothing has been added or taken away.
The sugars in fruit juices are naturally occurring. By law there is never any added sugar.
The flavonoids (natural plant compounds) in 100% FJ have health benefits and are bioavailable.
Drinking 100% FJ is a convenient and delicious way to top up fruit & vegetable consumption, on the go or at mealtimes
The JFNs are a place of multidisciplinary exchange. Covering all the disciplines of nutrition, from the biological sciences to clinical nutrition and E-Nutrition.
Organized yearly by the Flemish Professional Association of Dietitians, the Dietitians’ day aims to address the value of the profession and important themes for its daily practice.
Some healthcare professionals express concerns that drinking fruit juice may cause patients to put on weight. This was examined in three randomised controlled trials.