June 3, 2013 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack unveiled the appointment of 15 nationally recognized experts to serve on the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee.
May 31, 2013 Three years after a 2010 commitment by the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation and its 16 food and beverage corporate partners to the First Lady’s Partnership for a Healthier America, leaders in the industry have reduced 1.5 trillion calories in the marketplace.
May 28, 2013 Interest in the North American herb black cohosh (Actaea racemosa; synonym, Cimicifuga racemosa) has increased immensely during the past 60 years, and with it, incidences of accidental and economically motivated adulteration with lower-cost Chinese species whose scientific names may appear similar.
May 28, 2013 Calcium supplements, up to 1000 mg/day, and increased dietary intake of calcium may be associated with reduced risk of mortality in women, according to new research published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
May 28, 2013 Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. has consolidated its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ending February 28, 2013 and provided an update on action plan to resume operations.
May 24, 2013 Dallas, Texas-based market research company and consulting firm Markets and Markets, has released a new report, which projects that the global market for gluten-free products will reach $6,206.2 million at a CAGR of 10.2% by 2018.
May 20, 2013 Lifeway Foods, Inc., has announced the $7.4 million acquisition of the Golden Guernsey dairy plant in Waukesha, WI, to provide additional manufacturing capacity for its growing kefir-based business.