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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.

A Lost Ball in the High Weeds

If you’ve ever played golf, there’s no doubt you’ve lost at least one ball in the rough. After almost 10 hours of testimony on...

Happy Customer: Weaver’s Way Co-op

We’re asking shoppers to share what they love about their local natural products store. This month, the spotlight shines on Weaver’s Way, a small...

Online Professional Advice Receives First Amendment Protection

Many decades ago, during the New Deal era, the United States Supreme Court decided in the Valentine v. Chrestensen case that commercial speech was...

Coenzyme Q10: Research Confirms Ubiquinone and Ubiquinol are nearly equally-absorbed compounds. The physical form...

We have been discussing the functions and health benefits of Coenzyme Q10 with long-time Coenzyme Q10 researcher, Dr. William Judy. In Part 1, we...

What’s Selling: June 2019

Midwest: Vitamin Lady at Middle Earth, Macomb, IL (1,000 ft²) SUPPLEMENTS: Bluebird Botanicals, Classic CBD Oil; Solaray, Mycrobiome Probiotic Formula; Nature’s Plus, T-Male Testosterone Boost for Men FOOD: NOW...

The Big Thing….and the Next Big Thing

It’s my job to stay informed—and to keep you informed—so I rely on several strategies to keep me in the loop on all the...

CBD – When it stands for Cannot Be Denied

Many retailers have been sitting on the fence regarding an entry into the cannabidiol (CBD) market. The confusion is understandable. The market for CBD...

Good-Health Reads: Christy Monson

Note: The views and opinions expressed here are those of the author(s) and contributor(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the publisher and editors...

Are Fast Food Ads Making Your Kid Fat?

Note: The views and opinions expressed here are those of the author(s) and contributor(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the publisher and editors...

What’s Selling: May 2019

Midwest: A Way of Life, Niles, IL (2,400 ft²) SUPPLEMENTS: Smart Organics, CBD Oil (Full Line); Charlotte’s Web, Hemp Extract Oil; Plus CBD Oil, CBD Oil FOOD: Wink Frozen...

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