"The Food Hourglass' does Dutch eat less bread
Dutch eat less and less bread. This could partly be due to the controversial book The Food Hourglass' of the Flemish doctor Kris Vaughan health.revieweds.com/
The consumption of bread is the first three quarters of this year in the Netherlands by 2.3 percent compared to the same period last year. It is possible that due to popular diet books that eating bread for health reasons discouraging. This confirms the Information Bread in response to reports in NRC Handlebar.
According to a spokesman for the Information consumers seem confused by popular books on nutrition as "The Food Hourglass of the Belgian doctor Kris Vaughan. To find out what exactly is behind the decline in bread consumption, start the information office this fall an investigation. Behind the bread consumption has been falling since 2009, but the decline is stronger than in other years, this year said the officer. Kris Vaughan recommends in ' The Food Hourglass' to minimize bread to eat. Who Is Kyle Leon There would be too much sugar in it.
The book is commonly sold in the Netherlands and was nominated for the Audience Award NS 2013. According to nutritionist Nike Leonard of the Information bread is indeed healthy, because the product provides various nutrients such as starch, fiber and minerals.
"There are strong indications that a bread preventive effect when it comes to for example cardiovascular disease, "said Leonard. The nutritionist rejects the statements of Vaughan that bread is bad for the health.