There are two sources where food comes from in Hexfit.
General: These are foods that are created in software.
The list comes from the Canadian Nutrient File.
Groceries products: These are products displayed, but from an external site.
Add a new food in Hexfit
Click on the “Nutrition” tab, then choose the “Food” sub-tab.
Click on “Create a food” at the top right of the page.
Name the food.
To add a photo, click on the background to select an image from your files.
Enter how much is a serving.
Configure the nutrients.
Enter tags to facilitate the search.
N.B.: In a food plan, all the nutrients will be calculated per serving.
Create food from Open FOOD facts
Download their app or go to https://openfoodfacts.org/.
Log in to your account or create one for free.
Enter the food.
Go to your Hexfit account, then refresh your page.
It should appear in the “Groceries” section afterward.
⚠️ Open FOOD facts is an independent site from Hexfit. It allows everyone to share foods and nutritional values. It may therefore contain errors.