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Published April 16, 2014
Iron is crucial for the development of infants and toddlers, yet fortifying children’s foods with this essential mineral can be challenging. Iron typically has an unappealing metallic taste and can cause digestive issues, such as constipation.… Read More »
Published April 7, 2014
Research disputes the hypothesis that calcium supplementation, with or without vitamin D, increases coronary heart disease or all-cause mortality risk in elderly women. Read More »
Changes for Food/Supplement Facts Labeling: Don’t Get Boxed Out
By Andrea Wong, PhD, Vice President, Scientific & Regulatory Affairs, Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN)
Published April 2, 2014
There are several parts of the proposed rule that warrant the immediate attention (and action) of the dietary supplement industry. Read More »
Published April 1, 2014
Nutraceutical: Iron Indication: Stroke Risk Source: PLOS ONE February 19, 2014 Research: Pulmonary first pass filtration of particles marginally exceeding ~7 µm (the size of a red blood cell) is used routinely in diagnostics, and allows cell… Read More »
Published April 1, 2014
NP Nutra has launched Dragonfruit, also known as Pitaya—a distinctively colorful fruit that contains vitamin C, calcium and phosphorus. NP Nutra’s Dragonfruit P.E. 10:1 is a water-soluble extract that can be applied to supplements, smooth… Read More »
Published April 1, 2014
Download the monograph for more information on integrative therapies. Read More »
Published March 31, 2014
New certification helps to improve the knowledge base and professionalism of those who sell or recommend dietary supplements. Read More »
Published March 21, 2014
A study published in The Journal of Aging Research & Clinical Practice found the ingredient elevATP from FutureCeuticals stimulated endogenous production of ATP in humans.   elevATP is a proprietary blend of plant-derived trace minerals… Read More »
Published March 6, 2014
CRN scientists respond to recent studies on multivitamin and mineral supplements in Natural Medicine Journal. Read More »
Fortified: Strength in the Bone Health Market
By Lisa Olivo, Associate Editor
Published March 3, 2014
Supplements are reaching a broader audience, with a wide range of ingredients beyond calcium. Read More »
Antioxidants Update: Following Science to Success
By Sean Moloughney, Editor
Published March 3, 2014
Continued research supporting product use for specific conditions will help grow consumer awareness and offer long-lasting, added value to the category. Read More »
FDA Unveils Plan to Update the Nutrition Facts Label
Published February 28, 2014
The proposed label also would replace out-of-date serving sizes to better align with how much people really eat, as well as include current scientific information, such as the link between diet and chronic diseases such as obesity and heart disease. Read More »
Published February 26, 2014
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force found inconclusive evidence that multivitamins, minerals and vitamins prevent cardiovascular disease and cancer. Read More »
Published February 24, 2014
Americans do not meet the recommended intake levels of calcium and vitamin D, despite their crucial role in preserving bone health. Read More »
Fortification for Bone Health
By Patrick Morris, Communications Manager, Fortitech Premixes
Published February 19, 2014
While dairy still dominates, formulators are developing juices, waters and other products with bone health ingredients. Read More »
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