CBD May Help Prevent Lung Destruction in COVID-19, Researchers Report

Augusta, GA—Adding to the call for more research into the potential benefits of cannabidiol (CBD) in the treatment of COVID-19, researchers at Augusta University...

NMI, Research America Announce Merger

Harleysville, PA—Natural Marketing Institute (NMI) announced that, as of July 1, 2020, the company has merged into the Research America Inc. (RAI) family of...
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EWG Finds High Glyphosate Levels in Hummus

Washington, D.C.—The Environmental Working Group (EWG) commissioned laboratory tests on hummus and chickpeas samples, and found glyphosate in more than 80% of non-organic samples....

Study: Plant-Based Meat Sales Climb 23% When Placed in Meat Section

San Francisco, CA—What is the best placement for plant-based meat products? In December 2019, the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA) launched a plant-based meat...

Earth Fare is Back

Asheville, NC—In February 2020, Earth Fare announced that had begun inventory liquidation sales at all of its stores. In March, plans for a comeback...

Study: Fasting Mimicking Diets May Enhance Effectiveness of Chemo

A Fasting Mimicking Diet (FMD), a plant-based program that nourishes the body while keeping it in a fasting mode to deliver differential effects on...

NPA: State Regulators Discuss FDA Inaction on CBD

Washington, D.C.—The Natural Products Association (NPA) reported that, during an NPA webinar on June 23, state regulators "sounded off" on the Food and Drug Administration...

GNC Eyes Two Paths For Emerging From Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Pittsburgh, PA—GNC Holdings, Inc., has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, with a commitment from certain term lenders to provide $100 million in “new money”...

AHPA Analyzes COVID-19 Warning Letters

Silver Spring, MD—The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) has released its analysis of 135 COVID-19 related warning letters that were issued by either the...
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Breaking: Natural Products Expo East Cancelled

New Hope Network announced in an email and online that, due to the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on events and travel, Natural...