Just a few examples of the exploding trend in functional foods:
Benecol spread contains plant stanol esters, compounds that lower cholesterol.
Tropicana Pure Premium Calcium + Vitamin D delivers as much calcium as a glass of milk, or 35 percent of your daily dose of the bone-building mineral.
Right Direction cookies contain plant sterols and soluble fiber to lower cholesterol.
I Can't Believe It's Not Butter! Mediterranean Blend contains 400 mg of omega-3 fatty acids per serving.
Caffe Sanora's Healthy Roast Process preserves the beans' polyphenols, beneficial antioxidants that are better absorbed by the body than the antioxidants in green tea.
Corazonas Tortilla Chips are made with oats and plant sterols that have been shown to help reduce "bad" low-density lipoprotein cholesterol by up to 15 percent.