Portion control tools - do they work in practice?

Caomhan Logue, Leanne Doherty, M McCann, L. Kirsty Pourshahidi, Maeve Kerr, Lena Acolatse, Laura Purdy, Gemma Mc Monagle, Barbara Livingstone

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportpeer-review


Eating large portions of certain foods has been linked with consuming too much energy and with weight gain. However, there is little awareness of what constitutes an appropriate portion size. This research was commissioned by safefood to test the acceptability of using a 200ml marked measuring cup in the family setting on the island of Ireland.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished online - Nov 2022


  • Portion control


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