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USDA Cites Five Fraudulent Organic Certifications

The organic food industry should be on alert for five fraudulent organic certificates circulating in the market, according to the USDA’s National Organic Program...

Brown Seaweed Provides Possible Hope Against Cancer

Fukuoka, Japan—Researchers from Japan’s Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences at Kyushu University and Daiichi Sangyo Co., Ltd., have discovered a possible anti-cancer...

Vitamin C Keeps Heart Condition Patients Out of Danger

Orlando, FL—Vitamin C is necessary for everyone, although one study presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2011 suggests daily intake is even...

Carlson Labs Offers Free Aprons in Honor of Heart Health

Arlington Heights, IL—Carlson Laboratories is offering free red aprons to retailers to help raise awareness about women’s heart health. The donations are part of the...

NPA Sets Date for Lobby Day 2012

Washington, D.C.—The 15th Annual Natural Products Day (hosted by the Natural Products Association ) is slated to be held on Tuesday, March 27. The...

Avocado for Natural Coloring

University Park, PA—The fruit of an avocado may be green, but its seed may be helpful as a totally different natural coloring agent. Scientists from...

Krill Oil: New Hope for UC

Norway—Those living with ulcerative colitis (i.e., inflammation and sores in the gastrointestinal tract) often have no other choice but to take “hard-core” medications to control...

Eggshell Membrane Reduces Cytokines

Carthage, MO—Much research points to the benefits of natural eggshell membrane (NEM from ESM Technologies) for joint health. Now, the Journal of Medicinal Food...

Herb Improves Performance on College Exams

Hoboken, NJ—Nearly every student has dreamed of taking a pill that would help him or her get through exams a little easier. While there’s...

Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses

Above: NHF delegate Scott Tips finally gets a chance to speak the following day after Codex Chairwoman ignores several NHF requests to take the...

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