Tag: Fruit

Apple intake is inversely associated with all-cause and disease-specific mortality in elderly women

Higher fruit intake is associated with lower risk of all-cause and disease-specific mortality. However, data on individual fruits are limited, and the generalisability of these findings to the elderly remains uncertain. The objective of this study was to examine the association of apple intake… Continue Reading “Apple intake is inversely associated with all-cause and disease-specific mortality in elderly women”

National Nutrition Week 2015 – Pick Right. Feel Bright!

National Nutrition Week 2015 (11-17 October 2015) is all about getting all Australians to enjoy more fruit and vegetables every day with Pick Right. Feel Bright! Whether they’re fresh, frozen or canned, eating more fruit and vegetables is one of the easiest things we… Continue Reading “National Nutrition Week 2015 – Pick Right. Feel Bright!”

Eat more fruit and vegetables!

A new report has been published stating that we are not eating enough fruit and vegetables. There seems to be a lack of focus on food and more emphasis on quick fixes. We need to bring back more focus on good quality foods. There is… Continue Reading “Eat more fruit and vegetables!”