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Seafood helps lower risk of dementia

Seafood helps lower risk of dementia

Seafood helps lower risk of dementia

In a study of deceased individuals, moderate seafood consumption was correlated with lesser Alzheimer disease neuropathology, and although seafood consumption was associated with higher brain levels of mercury, the higher mercury levels were not correlated with more dementia, according to a study in the February 2 issue of JAMA. Numerous studies have found protective associations…

Fenugreek

Fenugreek

Fenugreek

Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum graecum) is an annual plant belongs to the family Leguminosae. It is one of the common used spices in human food. The seeds and green leaves are used in food as well as historically in medicinal application. It has been used to increase the flavor and color, and it also modifies the…

Soy consumption may protect against BPA

Soy consumption may protect against BPA

Soy consumption may protect against BPA

Consuming soy regularly may protect women who are undergoing infertility treatments from poor success rates linked to bisphenol A (BPA) exposure, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical found in a variety of food containers, including polycarbonate plastic water bottles…

Many IBS patients are vitamin D deficient

Many IBS patients are vitamin D deficient

Many IBS patients are vitamin D deficient

A large proportion of people living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) are vitamin D deficient, a new study has found. Researchers from the University of Sheffield discovered a significant association between a patient’s vitamin D levels and the severity of their IBS symptoms, particularly the extent to which IBS affects their quality of life. The study…

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Seafood helps lower risk of dementia

Seafood helps lower risk of dementia

In a study of deceased individuals, moderate seafood consumption was correlated with lesser Alzheimer disease neuropathology, and although seafood consumption was associated with higher brain…

Soy consumption may protect against BPA

Soy consumption may protect against BPA

Consuming soy regularly may protect women who are undergoing infertility treatments from poor success rates linked to bisphenol A (BPA) exposure, according to a new…

Many IBS patients are vitamin D deficient

Many IBS patients are vitamin D deficient

A large proportion of people living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) are vitamin D deficient, a new study has found. Researchers from the University of…

Tocotrienol therapeutic against type 2 Diabetes

Tocotrienol therapeutic against type 2 Diabetes

A new study reveals that palm gamma-tocotrienol (γ-T3) retards inflammation in type 2 diabetes mouse models via inhibition of Nod-like receptor 3 (NLRP3…

B12 deficiency a concern for long-term care

B12 deficiency a concern for long-term care

A high proportion of older adults entering long-term care homes in Ontario is B12 deficient, with more developing deficiencies over the course of their…

Liver disease caused by saturated fat

Liver disease caused by saturated fat

In results published on October 19, 2015, in the Journal of Lipid Research, a team of translational scientists at the Medical University of South Carolina…

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Fenugreek

Fenugreek

Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum graecum) is an annual plant belongs to the family Leguminosae. It is one of the common used spices in human food. The…

AstaPure, natural astaxanthin, Non-GMO Project verified

AstaPure, natural astaxanthin, Non-GMO Project verified

Algatechnologies Ltd. is proud to announce its verification by the Non-GMO Project. The Certification of Compliance, together with the NGP seal, was received January…

Nature’s Alternative Salt wins Innovation Award

Nature’s Alternative Salt wins Innovation Award

Rabobank North America Wholesale made a healthy choice in naming NuTek Food Science as its Emerging Leader in Innovation Award winner for its two reduced…

Clean label solution fights iron deficiency

Clean label solution fights iron deficiency

Frutarom Health BU offers a new approach to tackle iron deficiency in vegan and vegetarian diets with a patented clean label encapsulated iron system. AB…

New grade of AstaPure natural astaxanthin

New grade of AstaPure natural astaxanthin

Algatechnologies Ltd., (“Algatech”), announces the launch of its AstaPure® 5% Natural Astaxanthin oleoresin, derived from Haematococcus pluvialis microalgae. This latest addition to the AstaPure family…

EFLA HyperPure botanicals meet new PAHs regulation

EFLA HyperPure botanicals meet new PAHs regulation

Frutarom Health BU launches its new EFLA HyperPure natural ingredients line in response to new regulations to prevent polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and other contaminants…

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Safety of silver | E174

Following a request from the European Commission (EC), the Panel on Food Additives and Nutrient Sources added to Food (ANS) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion re-evaluating the safety of silver (E 174) when used as a food…

New Product Introductions

Ultra Pure Omega 3

Ultra Pure Omega 3

Ultra Pure Omega 3, from Intelligent Labs, has also been launched in the UK, after launching with great success in the US this summer. They believe their Ultra Pure Omega…

Icelandic Astaxanthin

Icelandic Astaxanthin

ArcticFarma introduces its first line of micro-algae supplements with the launch of Icelandic Astaxanthin. Marketed under the Algalife brand, Icelandic Astaxanthin is 100% pure and natural, cultivated directly from…

Four new protein and nutrient rich oatmeal

Four new protein and nutrient rich oatmeal

MODERN OATS, the all gluten-free, non-GMO verified and 100% whole grain oatmeal brand is excited to introduce four flavors of new protein and nutrient rich oatmeal, paving the…

Dietary essential oils

Dietary essential oils

Young Living Essential Oils, the world leader in essential oils, announced the launch of Vitality*, its dietary essential oils supplement line that is intended for dietary supplement and culinary use…

Expanding Green SuperFood line

Expanding Green SuperFood line

Amazing Grass™, the nation’s leading brand of certified organic, plant-based superfoods, announced an exclusive addition to its Green SuperFood line for Whole Foods Market: Green SuperFood Detox &amp…

Herbal supplement provides > 50% pain reduction in osteoarthritis

Herbal supplement provides > 50% pain reduction in osteoarthritis

New Zealand company Promisia Integrative Limited, announced significant positive results from a clinical trial on their natural dietary supplement Arthrem® for osteoarthritis. The results have been published in the December…

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