ISA celebrates healthy smiles on World Oral Health Day

Posted: 20 March 2014

Brussels 20 March 2014: World Oral Health Day is the perfect chance to remind people about what they can do to improve their general health by taking better care of their oral hygiene. The list of painful diseases related to poor oral health is l...


EFSA opinion re-confirms confidence in aspartame

Posted: 10 December 2013

Brussels 10 December 2013: The International Sweeteners Association (ISA) welcomes the EFSA opinion, published today, which reconfirms that aspartame is safe. EFSA's scientific experts have thoroughly investigated and reviewed all available data on ...


Low calorie sweeteners play a positive role in diabetes and overweight prevention

Posted: 26 November 2013

According to national and international nutrition, health and food safety experts assembled at a conference on “Low Calorie Sweeteners, Health and Consumers” Low calorie sweeteners do not affect insulin or blood glucose levels Health experts r...


World Diabetes Day: sport champions promote the importance of physical activity for people with diabetes

Posted: 14 November 2013

Sport personality Gary Mabbutt, MBE, and Professor Greg Whyte, Olympian and sport scientist talk candidly about role of physical exercise and controlled sugar intake in managing and preventing diabetes Brussels, 14th November 2013: Gary Mabbutt MB...


World Heart Day: small steps towards a healthy lifestyle

Posted: 29 September 2013

Brussels 29 September - Today, World Heart Day provides an important reminder about some simple lifestyle adjustments people can make that can help them lead healthier lives. Heart disease kills more than two million people in Europe each year; more...


Healthy lifestyles for healthy teeth: ISA celebrates European Oral Health day

Posted: 12 September 2013

Brussels, 12th September 2013: The treatment of dental health problems represents a tremendous strain to the European economy. Every year an estimated €79 billion is spent in the EU for the care and treatment of dental issues, and the costs are growi...