Health claims that can be made on functional food products vary depending on the quality and quantity of scientific evidence that backs the claim. In this article, NutraIngredients-USA.com provides a break-down of the different types of research that...
New Jersey-based botanicals player, Sabinsa Coprporation, has published a paper in defense of its turmeric extract after the herb’s safety was questioned in an article published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.
PL Thomas has launched a whey-based ingredient clinically proven to benefit psoriasis sufferers, although its marketing will feature a broader skin health sell that doesn’t venture into the territory of disease reduction.
A petition seeking to classify all weight loss claims as drug
claims highlights the major ingredients used in weight loss
supplements, and maintains that these are not sufficiently
substantiated, that they are ineffective, or that...
Alltracel hopes two new delivery formats for its cellulose based
bioactive substance, which is aimed at cardiovascular health, will
help it repeat a second successful financial year and bring the
product closer to the dietary supplement...
ReGen and Metagenics are preparing for the launch of Colostrinin
with the presentation of data on the nutraceutical's potential for
cognitive function before a group that could be instrumental in its
success - natural health...
The NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
(NINDS) is launching a large-scale clinical trial to assess whether
the ingredient creatine can slow the progression of Parkinson's
Boswellia serrata extract performed as well as a selective COX-2
inhibitor in a controlled clinical study to assess its effect on
relieving osteoarthritis pain, researchers report in the Journal of
Phosphagenics has release further details on its collaboration with
Nestle Nutrition for the use of Phospha-E in foods metabolic
syndrome, following the food giant's decision to exercise its
option this week.
Jamieson Laboratories, a leading manufacturer of natural health
products in Canada, has upped distribution of Advitech's psoriasis
nutraceutical Dermylex from six pharmacies to 2000 across the
country since November, and is eyeing...