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The purpose of our health and nutrition articles is to inform natural product retailers and suppliers about the latest natural product and dietary supplement news, so they can take advantage of new opportunities and improve their businesses. Our magazine provides important information regarding the industry's new and emerging product categories, plus the science behind key dietary supplements.

Demystifying Halal and Kosher Products

When consumers see that a product is certified, they may be led to believe that this automatically makes the food healthy. When it comes...

What’s Selling: September 2017

What’s Selling is a monthly review of the best-selling products determined from unit sales at six natural products stores around the country, rotated from...
Healthiest Foods

The Healthiest Foods in the World (Part Two)

To coincide with the new, 10th anniversary, updated and revised edition of "The 150 Healthiest Foods on Earth," I’ve decided to use this column...
Anaphylactic Fatality

Anaphylactic Fatality

June 28, 2017, West London: 13 year old Karanbir Cheema, severely allergic to dairy, went to school. On that day, Karanbir faced a bully...

Interpreting Supplement News

With the excess amounts of information available to us now via the internet and a variety of other sources, there is a deluge of...

Do the Right Thing

I got an inside window to the state of school lunch earlier this year while spending time with Kindergarten and first grade students in...

Niacin: The Original Megavitamin Is More Important Than Ever

L et’s continue discussing some of the many health benefits of niacin with Dr. Andrew Saul. Most people have no clue why niacin is...

What’s Selling: August 2017

What’s Selling is a monthly review of the best-selling products determined from unit sales at six natural products stores around the country, rotated from...

Supplements Are Safer Than Food, But Bankers Disagree

Editor’s Note: This article is intended for information purposes only. Because state and municipal laws vary greatly, as do the circumstances of individual cases,...

The Healthiest Foods in the World (Part One)

To coincide with the new, 10th anniversary, updated and revised edition of "The 150 Healthiest Foods on Earth," I’ve decided to use these next...

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