This ESHA Nutrition Ruby library developed by Jens Balvig aims to work easily with the ESHA nutrition API. Offers code for installation and usage. ESHA nutrition is a food labeling software that affords to search foods with nutrients and calorie count. ESHA products include R&D, food processor, database licensing, and web services.
Developers have consumed APIs as a matter of practice for some time now. It's second nature. But the flip side--creating an API--is not performed with the same regularity. To some extent, this is changing as more developers become both consumers and providers of APIs. Below you'll find some tools and services that make the process of creating an API much simpler.
One challenge for people struggling to stay on a diet or manage a food allergy is figuring out exactly what ingredients are in something they want to eat. Food producers generally list the ingredients used to make their products, but accessing that information can be problematic.