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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.

The Science of Vitamin C Research on Optimizing Blood and Cellular Levels

Recent columns have focused on our expanded knowledge of vitamin C’s health benefits. The over-riding message has been, “Vitamin C is helpful, in higher...

One Year on — Amazon Whole Foods

Next month, Amazon will reach its first anniversary owning Whole Foods Market. How’s it doing so far? As we expected, Amazon will not spend...

Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Ayurveda Ayurveda is often considered one of the oldest forms of medicine. Originating in India over 3,000 years ago, Ayurveda combines the Sanskrit words ayur...

Action Keeps Hemp Farming Act Alive

The 11th hour email deluge that helped preserve the Hemp Farming Act of 2018, is just the beginning of what will be a vigorous...
Whole Foods Market

Amazon Whole Foods – One Year On

A year ago this week, the retail world changed forever when Whole Foods Market CEO John Mackey announced ecommerce behemoth Amazon.com was buying the...

Are You a Sugar Burner or a Fat Burner?

Most people who struggle with weight are what we call “sugar burners” — they just can’t access the fat stores on their body and...

Food-Related Depression

We tend to think of food-related health issues as affecting the body rather than brain/emotion, yet most food-related disorders have one symptom in common...
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U.S. Approval of Bayer-Monsanto Purchase Concerns Industry

Germany - St. Louis, MO - The U.S. Justice Department has approved Bayer AG's purchase of the Monsanto Company for a reported $66 billion...

Teach Your Children Well

Excuse me if I get a little personal this month. Writing the feature on boomers (I am one) reminded me of my dad (a...

Research on High-Dose Intravenous Vitamin C as an Adjuvant Therapy in the Treatment of...

Recent columns have discussed the exciting evidence that high-dose vitamin C can not only benefit cancer patients but can kill cancer cells without harming...

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