American Herbal Products Association 2011 AHPA Award Winners

Silver Spring, MD—The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) recognizes individuals and companies making substantive, positive contributions to the herbal product industry each year. The...

Vitafoods Europe and Finished Products Expo 2011

Geneva, Switzerland—Two of the leading industry shows are back for 2011! Vitafoods Europe and Finished Products Expo will return to Geneva from the 10th...
Kratom

NPA and ABC File Comments to DEA Regarding Kratom

According to the Natural Products Association's (NPA) formal comments to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), "adding kratom to the U.S. food supply could...

Caramel Coloring Causes Cancer: What’s Really in the Sodas You Drink

Washington, D.C.—The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has discovered a new health risk associated with soda, and it is now urging...

Tunies Expands to New Location

Fort Lauderdale, FL—Florida-based Tunies Natural Grocery & Vitamin Market is opening up a new location in Fort Lauderdale in Q1 2015. The company already has...

Fancy Foods Go On a Health Kick

Twice a year, I spend weeks dieting before the seasonal Fancy Food show, with the anticipation of over-indulging. This winter, I was asked to...

Study of College Students’ Diet Shows Unhealthy Trends

Corvallis, OR—Many college students let healthy diets slide during the school year, but their diets might be worse than many have imagined. And, there...

Adequate Magnesium Intake May Help Prevent Diabetes, Study Says

Sao Paulo, Brazil—A new research study conducted in Brazil has linked magnesium intake to diabetes, finding that a magnesium deficiency could lead to the...

Scholarships Announced for Natural Products Industry

  Washington, D.C.—Members of the natural products industry who are interested in furthering their education may have a new source of funding. The Natural Products...

Omega-3 May Help Children With ADHD, Says Study

Gothenburg, Sweden— A new dissertation from the University of Gothenburg says that omega-3 and omega-6 supplementation may be able to improve problem behavior in...

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