Brown Seaweed Supports Healthy Blood Sugar

A 23-person clinical trial conducted at Laval University in Quebec, Canada, has confirmed that brown seaweed (InSea2, innoVactiv, Inc., based in Quebec, Canada) positively...

Neptune Opens Krill Oil Plant, Launches New Products

Laval, QC, Canada—Neptune Technologies and Bioressources announced the opening of their reconstructed krill oil plant in Sherbrooke, QC, which can produce 150 metric tons...

Milk Thistle Ingredient Shown to Reduce Liver Toxicity

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is spending more and more time reviewing reports of liver damage caused by drugs. It is with...

Supplier Briefs: May 2011

TIC Gums, White Marsh, MD, has introduced an organic yogurt stabilizer called TICorganic. Two varieties of the product are available: YG Cup Set is...

Krill Oil: New Hope for UC

Norway—Those living with ulcerative colitis (i.e., inflammation and sores in the gastrointestinal tract) often have no other choice but to take “hard-core” medications to control...

News from International CoQ10 Conference

Once every two years, researchers from around the world convene at the Conference of the International Coenzyme Q10 Association to discuss the ...

Resistant Starch Benefits Glycemic Health

Bridgewater, NJ—While many consumers may not equate starches with glycemic health, it’s important to understand that there are different types of starches and one...

Supplier Briefs (September 2010)

EstroG-100 (a branded ingredient menopause support from Helios Corp. and Sunbio Corp.) announced that results of a phase II, human clinical trial, which showed...

Efficacy of Flush-Free Niacin Challenged

Allendale, NJ—The tell-tale red flush that accompanies the consumption of niacin supplements has made many shoppers opt for the flush-free variety. According to new...

Eggshell Membrane Reduces Cytokines

Carthage, MO—Much research points to the benefits of natural eggshell membrane (NEM from ESM Technologies) for joint health. Now, the Journal of Medicinal Food...

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