Expo East 2011 Returns to Baltimore

Boulder, CO—Show organizers have announced that Natural Products Expo East will return to Baltimore next year. Since 2008, the tradeshow has been held in...

NPF Reaches Out for Support

Washington, D.C.—The Natural Products Foundation (NPF) encouraged industry companies to get involved in its Truth in Advertising program by donating $100 per...

People News (September 2010)

The Natural Products Foundation of Washington, D.C. now has two new executive officers: David Matteson is treasurer and J.D. Weir is secretary. Stacey Reiseck...

2010 Dietary Guidelines Call for Lifestyle Change

In July, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services conducted a public meeting in which they received 49 comments pertaining to the...

Artificial Food Dyes May Cause Cancer, ADHD

The old adage “you eat with your eyes before you eat with your stomach” holds true for several cases. Brightly colored foods entice...

Fish Oil Reduces Breast Cancer Risk in Study

Seattle, WA—Many studies have focused on the benefits of fish oil, which has high levels of omega-3 fatty acids, EPA and DHA. Now a...

Vitamin E May Lower Risk of Dementia

Rotterdam, the Netherlands—A new study published in the July issue of the Archives of Neurology found that consuming vitamin E may lower a person’s...

FDA Seeks Comments On Menu Labeling Requirements

Rockville, MD—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is seeking public comments as they draft guidelines to help implement a new federal ...

NewsBriefs: August 2010

Acquisitions, company news, web site launches and more. Carlson Laboratories, Inc. of Arlington Heights, IL announced the winners of its Annual Heart Month End Cap...

Whole Foods Market Sets More Guidelines

Austin, TX—After recently pulling krill oil off its shelves because of a sustainability issue, Whole Foods Market has halted the sale of...