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What Sessions Move on Marijuana Means for Hemp, CBD

Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ decision to rescind the 2013 Obama administration memo saying it would not stand in the way of states that legalize...
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T. bellerica Reduces Uric Acid in Study

New Brunswick, NJ–When the body breaks down purines, it creates uric acid in the process. In most healthy people, this chemical is excreted in...

Omega-3 May Help Children With ADHD, Says Study

Gothenburg, Sweden— A new dissertation from the University of Gothenburg says that omega-3 and omega-6 supplementation may be able to improve problem behavior in...

In Memoriam: Allen Skolnick

Allen Skolnick, a pioneer in the nutrition industry, passed away on April 24. Reflecting on this sad news, Richard A. Passwater, Ph.D., science editor...

Breaking Records and Setting Trends at Expo West

It was another record breaking year for the 2017 Natural Products Expo West, with more than 80,000 in attendance at the Anaheim Convention Center...

Fancy Foods Go On a Health Kick

Twice a year, I spend weeks dieting before the seasonal Fancy Food show, with the anticipation of over-indulging. This winter, I was asked to...

Tunies Expands to New Location

Fort Lauderdale, FL—Florida-based Tunies Natural Grocery & Vitamin Market is opening up a new location in Fort Lauderdale in Q1 2015. The company already has...

Caramel Coloring Causes Cancer: What’s Really in the Sodas You Drink

Washington, D.C.—The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has discovered a new health risk associated with soda, and it is now urging...

CRN Joined By Thirteen Companies

Washington D.C. — The leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), announced that thirteen...

Adequate Magnesium Intake May Help Prevent Diabetes, Study Says

Sao Paulo, Brazil—A new research study conducted in Brazil has linked magnesium intake to diabetes, finding that a magnesium deficiency could lead to the...