Are you doing Veganuary this month?

In my house, not only have we Veganuary but Vegetanuary, Flexitanuary and Traditionuary!

15/01/2020   by Joana Caldeira Fernandes da Silva  

Does it do what it says on the tin?

“Low in fat”, “high in fibre”, “helps to lower cholesterol”. All of these are examples of nutrition or health claims that can be found on a multitude of products in any supermarket or corner store in the country. But what affect do these claims have on our shopping and eating habits?

11/12/2019   by Niall Grieve  

Best Christmas memories

Catherine Conlon, safefood's Director of Human Health and Nutrition shares some ideas about a simpler, healthier Christmas.

06/12/2019   by Catherine Conlon  


This is safefood’s Listeria awareness week. So why are we trying increase awareness of this particular bacterium?

18/11/2019   by Mairead McCann  

Half-time snacks

If you’re a rugby fan, unless you’re lucky enough to be in Japan right now, chances are you’re spending a lot of time in front of the TV and with the 8 hour time difference, this means a lot of the matches are in the morning, leaving you not a lot of time for a shop run.

08/10/2019   by Niall Grieve