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Do Food Additives Cause Hyperactivity and Behaviour Problems in a Geographically Defined Population of 3-5 Year Olds?

Institutions
St. Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight
Start date
1997
End date
2000
Objective
This research project aims to find out whether certain food additives influence the behaviour of young children.
More information
This study looked at the influence of certain food additives on the behaviour of three-year-old children.

Find more about this project and other FSA food safety-related projects at the Food Standards Agency Research webpage.

Funding Source
Food Standards Agency
Project number
T07004
Categories
Chemical Contaminants