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UK sources of information and / or support

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Food Additives and Ingredients Association

Affiliated to the Chemical Industries Association and represents companies whose principal business is the manufacture and marketing of food additives and ingredients. The organization promotes better awareness of the role additives play in modern food.

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Understanding Food Additives

A website that discusses the uses and regulation of food additives.

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Hyperactive Children's Support Group

A registered charity and a leading proponent of a dietary approach to the problem of hyperactivity.

See also the Patient UK food and nutrition page of links.

Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Dr Tim Kenny
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Last Checked:
24 January 2012

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