Functional Foods and Human Nutrition – Science Express

‘Functional foods’ are foods with added nutritional benefit. But do we need them? Dr Roger Lentle, Associate Professor in Clinical Nutrition at Massey University, discusses the issues.

Recorded in August 2008 as part of Te Papa’s Science Express programme.

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