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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.

More than Going Hollywood: What You Should Know about The Informant

Your customers may soon be asking you about the new movie, The Informant. What is it all about and why does it affect you?...

Homeopathic Medicine at a Glance

Have you heard of homeopathy or homeopathic medicine, but are unsure of what they are? Homeopathy, a popular way of treating aliments holistically, was...

Keeping Up with Gen Y and Gen Z

      I feel kind of old saying this, but today’s youth are a special breed. They are obsessed with anything digital, lovers of e-communication, proficient...

Change

In its most recent quarterly conference call, Austin, TX-based Whole Foods Markets announced its new sweet-spot for store size is 35,000 to 45,000 square...

FDA Confused About Selenium Health Claims: Background and FDA Legal Confusion, Part 1

An Interview with Jonathan W. Emord, Esq. Recently, we protected the status of a qualified health claim for selenium, but in the process discovered that...

Call Me Vera, Aloe Vera

Did your last trip to the beach leave your back as red as a ripe tomato, scorched hot enough to scramble eggs over? Have...

A Lesson for America

The United States, like Great Britain, is seeing its food laws come under increasing pressure to harmonize and conform to international standards. When I was...

Ribose for Health and Performance

An Interview with Dr. John Seifert and Olympian Melanie RoachD-Ribose is a vital nutrient for producing energy in the body. Importantly, D-Ribose does not...

A Critical Bonding Period

How Supplements Impact Mother and Baby Women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant should understand the benefits of taking prenatal supplements. During pregnancy,...

Bad Ingredients Are Out, Good Ingredients Are In, but…

(They don't make core natural shoppers anymore)At Retail Insights, we’ve recently completed our 2008 retail food industry overview, and natural products are $34.19 billion,...

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