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Published January 8, 2014
According to new research from Mintel, nearly six in 10 Americans (59%) who are current energy drink or shot users said that they worry about the safety of consuming such products. Read More »
Published January 8, 2014
Natural algae astaxanthin manufacturers Fuji Chemical Industry Co Ltd., Algatechnologies Ltd., and Cyanotech Corporation, have joined to form the Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association. Read More »
Published January 7, 2014
Investment facilitates expansion of InterHealth’s portfolio of branded specialty ingredients. Read More »
Published January 6, 2014
Global research firm TechNavio predicts the dietary fiber market will grow at a CAGR of 11.74% for the 2014-2018 period. Read More »
Published January 6, 2014
Scientists in collaboration with Kyoto Prefectural University conducted in vivo and laboratory studies to see if Glutathione (GSH) resulted in a sustained presence in the body when taken orally.   GSH is believed to improve liver function, advan… Read More »
Published January 3, 2014
A comprehensive review of 22 cohort studies found that increased fiber intake was associated with a lower risk of both cardiovascular disease and heart disease. Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
New research suggests that peanut or tree nut consumption during pregnancy may help prevent nut allergies in offspring. Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Among patients with mild to moderate AD, 2000 IU/d of alpha tocopherol resulted in slower functional decline and decreased caregiver burden. Read More »
Start the New Year With Good Nutrition
By Eric Ciappio, PhD, RD, DSM Nutritional Products
Published January 2, 2014
Choosing foods rich in essential, health-promoting nutrients is a great way to improve your diet. Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Naturex has launched Flowens, a full spectrum cranberry based ingredient specifically developed for men’s health. This optimized formula is supported by gold standard clinical evidence illustrating its ability to improve Lower Urinary Tract Sym… Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Nutraceuticals: Calcium & Vitamin D Indication: Bone Mineral Density Source: Epilepsia, 54(11):1997–2004, 2013 Research: Antiepileptic drug and osteoporosis prevention trial (ADOPT) was designed as a prospective 2-year double-blind, rand… Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Nutraceutical: Multivitamins and Selenium Indication: HIV Disease Progression Source: Journal of the American Medical Association, 2013;310(20):2154-2163 Research: Researchers investigated whether long-term micronutrient supplementation is effecti… Read More »
Snacks & Bars: Bridges to Better Health
By Sean Moloughney, Editor
Published January 2, 2014
Companies that can match simplicity with functionality may gain an edge in this popular category. Read More »
Immune Support: Wellness For All Seasons
By Jessica Lake, Contributing Writer
Published January 2, 2014
Consumers are looking for proven products to maintain their health and prevent illness. Read More »
Vitamins: The ABCs & Beyond
By Brenda Porter-Rockwell, Contributing Writer
Published January 2, 2014
Better science, greater consumer awareness and convenient product options will help drive the market into the future. Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
The acclaimed magazine HerbalGram has published its 100th issue. Thirty years in the making, the magazine has grown in tandem with the herbal community and the American Botanical Council (ABC), which was created to support the publication and thereby… Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Regular, moderate coffee consumption may decrease an individual’s risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to research highlighted in a report published by the Institute for Scientific Information on Coffee (ISIC). More than 370 million pe… Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Out with the old, in with the natural. Demand by consumers seeking more natural ingredients in their food products has forced the U.S. food industry to curtail its half-century-plus reliance on synthetic and artificial ingredients, according to a new… Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Aspartame and its breakdown products are safe for human consumption at current levels of exposure, according to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), which concluded its first full risk assessment of the sweetener. To carry out this assessment,… Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Global demand for nutraceutical ingredients is forecast to increase 6.4% annually to $28.8 billion in 2017, according to a new report from Cleveland, OH-based market research firm The Freedonia Group titled “World Nutraceutical Ingredients.&rdq… Read More »
Published January 2, 2014
Download the monograph for more information on integrative therapies. Read More »
Published December 30, 2013
Nutrition experts at Today's Dietitian and the public relations agency Pollock Communications, have forecast what dieting trends will dominate, and which will fall by the wayside, in 2014. Read More »
Published December 30, 2013
The product, Mass Destruction, was marketed as a dietary supplement and contains potentially harmful synthetic steroids. Read More »
Published December 27, 2013
The American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP) has released a highly anticipated monograph on Cannabis, otherwise known as marijuana. Like all AHP monographs, the Cannabis Quality Control publication provides standards of identity, purity, analysis, and qua… Read More »
Published December 26, 2013
The Journal of Nutrition & Metabolism has published a study that demonstrates the beneficial effects of the Health Enhancement Products, Inc.’s proprietary algal culture in supporting healthy cholesterol balance. Results found that fraction… Read More »
Published December 26, 2013
Sabinsa Europe GmbH, Langen, Germany, has hired Rashid Umar Jan, PhD as its new technical sales manager, Europe.  Dr. Jan will handle the technical aspects of Sabinsa’s sales, visiting customers and exhibitions to describe Sabinsa&rsq… Read More »
Published December 20, 2013
NattoPharma, in collaboration with OLV Hospital, Belgium, St. Jan Hospital, Belgium and VitaK, University of Maastricht, the Netherlands, have published a new study in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation.   Haemodialysis patients suffer from ear… Read More »
Published December 19, 2013
Using both structured, formal research, as well as primary, grassroots market excursions to track, identify and predict consumer mega- and micro-trends, experts from Sensient Flavors, Hoffman Estates, IL, have identified 12 up-and-coming flavor trend… Read More »
Published December 19, 2013
A clinical study on Capros (patented Phyllanthus emblica extract, commonly known as Indian gooseberry), published online in Phytomedicine, showed that Capros caused a significant decrease in platelet aggregation. In a 10 day study, Capros (500 mg twi… Read More »
Published December 18, 2013
A study on Aker BioMarine Antarctic AS’s Superba Krill oil has been accepted in the journal Nutrition Research, and will be published in early 2014. Read More »
Published December 18, 2013
Market research from Amadee+Company reports a growing demand for tea. Read More »
Published December 18, 2013
Bioenergy Life Science researchers recently became the first team to test caffeine, ribose and glucose using a fatigue model in mice. The company believes these results may lead to changes in the ingredient ratios used in energy products.   For… Read More »
Enough is Enough
By Steve Mister, President & CEO, Council for Responsible Nutrition
Published December 18, 2013
Multivitamins are an excellent source of nutrients to fill in the gaps we miss in our less-than-perfect diets. Read More »
Study Stirs Pot on Value of Vitamins
By Sean Moloughney, Editor
Published December 17, 2013
Trade associations respond to research and negative editorial published in Annals of Internal Medicine. Read More »
Published December 16, 2013
A third of products reviewed failed testing; filth found in spices. Read More »
Published December 16, 2013
Research published in PLOS ONE indicated organic milk contained 25% less omega-6 fatty acids and 62% more omega-3 fatty acids than conventional milk. Read More »
Published December 16, 2013
A study published in the Journal of Nutritional Science has demonstrated daily oral intake of heat-treated Lactobacillus plantarum (HK L-137), the dominant constituent of House Wellness Foods’ flagship immunobiotic formula Immuno-LP20, decrease… Read More »
Published December 16, 2013
Full-service contract research organization and consulting firm Nutrasource Diagnostics Inc. (NDI) Guelph, ON, CANADA, has added Joshua Baisley to its team. Mr. Baisley joins NDI as the associate director, clinical trials and will be responsible… Read More »
Published December 12, 2013
A study seeking to reduce potential gastrointestinal side effects of antibiotic treatment with probiotic supplementation has found significant benefits from using with HOWARU Restore, part of the DuPont Danisco probiotic range from DuPont Nutrition &… Read More »
Published December 12, 2013
Following a review of evidence provided by animal and human studies, experts have ruled out a potential risk of aspartame causing damage to genes and inducing cancer. Read More »
Naturally Healthy Nuts in High Demand
By Diana Cowland, Health and Wellness Analyst, Euromonitor International
Published December 12, 2013
Global growth of naturally healthy nuts is set to be $4.1 billion from 2013 to 2018. Read More »
Published December 10, 2013
A study published in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition has shed light on how lignan supplementation may support menopausal women suffering from hot flashes.   In the report, “Pharmacokinetics and Bioavailability of Plant Lig… Read More »
Published December 9, 2013
LycoRed Ltd. is entering the men’s health category with Lyc-O-Pro, a science-based formulation targeting prostate health. Lyc-O-Pro combines curcumin, omega-3 fatty acids, zinc and a proprietary tomato extract optimized for men’s health.… Read More »
Published December 5, 2013
Recent market research from Innova Market Insights and Mintel found an uptick in the number of food and beverage launches with coloring derived from natural sources. It seems that manufacturers are creating more products that achieve visual appeal wi… Read More »
Social Media, Science, Expertise & Influence
By Michael I. McBurney, PhD, FACN, DSM Nutritional Products
Published December 5, 2013
Here are four things to keep in mind in the new world of scientific dialogue. Read More »
Patient One MediNutritionals Introduces GastroOne & C-Cleanse
Published December 4, 2013
The Patient One MediNutritionals line of dietary supplements from MediNutritionals Research LLC, Farmingdale, NY, has expanded to include two new formulas.   Patient One GastroOne is a strawberry flavored supplement designed to supply comprehens… Read More »
Published December 4, 2013
A new study performed by the company NattoPharma and VitaK BV, the research Institute in Maastricht, Nederland, examined vitamin K2 levels in adults and children, and found deficiencies in both groups. The study, published in Food & Function, too… Read More »
An Uptick in Nutrition Studies
By Sean Moloughney, Editor
Published December 3, 2013
What’s the true value of sponsoring clinical work on your products? Read More »
Published December 3, 2013
The International Probiotics Association has formally opened registration for the 4th IPA World Congress. The biennial global event will be held in Athens, Greece on May 9-11, 2014 and will be co-hosted by the Greek Ministry of Rural Development and… Read More »
Sabinsa on Wheels: 25 Years in Motion
By Sean Moloughney, Editor
Published December 3, 2013
Company’s scientific seminar program exemplifies investment in research of natural medicine. Read More »
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