EaseFemin from NaturaNectar is a women’s supplement that naturally reduces menopause and perimenopause symptoms. The company says this product is the first natural menopause supplement that contains premium Brazilian red bee propolis (IsoFactor). This polyphenol- and flavonoidrich ingredient is said to offer relief from hot flashes, night sweats and irritability. Other ingredients include soy aglycone isoflavones, an herbal blend, calcium and vitamin D3.
Bluebonnet Nutrition Corp. now offers 100% natural dualaction protein powders. The supplement combines whey protein isolate, micellar casein and calcium caseinate, which offer amino acid support, purity and protection, says the firm. Varieties include: French Vanilla, Natural Original, Strawberry and Chocolate Flavors (all available in 1-lb and 2-lb canisters, and single-serving packets). And, all flavors excluding Natural Original flavor are sweetened with stevia.
New from Nordic Naturals is Baby’s DHA, a suppl ement made from 100% arctic cod livers. It is rich in both EPA an DHA, as well as vitamins A and D. This product is meant to support the development of the brain, eyes, and nervous and immune sys t ems . Baby’ s DHA a l so comes wi th a measured dropper, to help add it to food.
Added to Trace Minerals’ offerings is vitamin D Pak, a vitamin D supplement that contains folic acid, calcium, magnesium, potassium and Concen- Trace. The product is said to contain 2,500 IU of vegetarian vitamin D. And, every serving contains 200 mg of calcium and magnesium, 100 mcg of folic acid, 100 mg of potassium and 100 mg of ConcenTrace.
Kyolic Vegetarian re-Formulated 102 Candida Cleanse & Digestion also has been made available through Wakunaga of America. It combines Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract with Ginger along wi th Glucanase, Protease and Lipase. Also, this blend can promote healthy digestion of carbohydrates, fats and protein. Kyolic Candida Cleanse & Digestion also is believed to support a healthy GI tract.
Bluebonnet Nutrition recently added Natural Omega-3 vegetarian DHA in 100 and 200 mg potencies to its line. The supplement is 100% vegetable-derived and created for maximum assimilation and absorption. The marine algae is in a natural triglyceride form, as opposed to the usual synthetic ethyl ester form.
New from Jarrow Formulas is Organic Chlorella, which can break the chlorella cell wall offering improved absorpt ion and dige s t ion. Chlorella, which is used in many detoxi f icat ion programs, is carefully produced using organic ingredients and contains no excipients, according to the company. SRP: $19.95 for a 300-tablet bottle.
Health Plus is now the maker of Super Colon Cleanse. The product contains rose hips, psyllium husk powder, senna powder, peppermint leaf, papaya leaf, fennel seed, buckthorn bark, celery and acidophilus. And, according to the firm, the product is “a great starting point for individuals who are beginning a cleansing program or for those who need a thorough cleanse.”
Solgar Vitamin and Herb is pleased to announce the release of its 90- count bottle of Tart Cherry Supplement Capsules, which is said to be a natural source of polyphenol antioxidants. Every capsule provides 1000 mg of tart cherry, which is taken from a premium-quality 4:1 extract. Notes the firm, “This new formula is kosher certified, vegetarian, and free of gluten, wheat, and dairy.”
MicroLingual vitamin D tablet s from Continental Vitamin Company dissolve in 15 seconds or less, allowing for immediate absorption. Current research indicates an increased need for supplementing vitamin D for bone and immune health. According to the company, “MicroLingual tablets eliminate the need for hard-to-swallow pills, messy liquids or sprays.”