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Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council on foods for persons suffering from carbohydrate metabolism disorders (diabetes), COM (2008) 392 Final

Funded under: FP7-HEALTH

Abstract

Directive 89/398/EEC relating to foods for particular nutritional uses, otherwise called dietetic foods, provides that the Commission would report on the desirability of special provisions for foods for people with carbohydrate-metabolism disorders (diabetes). This report summarises the dietary recommendations for people with diabetes and the current European legislation on foods intended for them so that the desirability of special provisions for foods for people with diabetes can be assessed.

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Record Number: 9198 / Last updated on: 2008-07-21
Category: COM DOCUMENT