10 February 2020
Did you know?
Not only can pork be lean, but it is also naturally rich in protein, naturally low in sodium and provides several vitamins and minerals that contribute towards good health and well-being.
Pork medallions are just as healthy as chicken breast*
*Both pork and chicken are naturally rich in protein. Protein helps muscle growth. This relates to pork loin medallions and fillet medallions trimmed of visible fat and to skinless chicken breast.
Pork medallions are low in fat*
*This relates to pork fillet medallions and loin medallions trimmed of visible fat. Advice provided by AHDB in consultation with Trading Standards.
Pork is naturally rich in protein. Protein is needed for normal growth and development of children's bones.
Pork is naturally rich in protein.
Pork is a source of 4 essential vitamins and minerals* that help the immune system to work normally.
*Vitamin B6, zinc and selenium.
Pork is naturally low in sodium. Reducing consumption of sodium supports normal blood pressure.
Pork provides essential vitamins* that help reduce tiredness and fatigue.
*Niacin and vitamin B6
Pork provides 9 vitamins and minerals* that contribute towards good health.
*Thiamin, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, zinc, potassium, phosphorus, selenium and pantothenic acid