Contract Manufacturer Issues Major Recall of Dietary Supplements

Edgewood, NY—A contract manufacturer doing business as ABH Nature's Products, Inc., ABH Pharama, Inc., and Stocknutra.com, Inc. ("ABH") announced a nationwide recall of all...

Branded Curcumin Matches Effects of Prozac on Depression

Chester, NJ—A recent clinical trial published in Phytotherapy Research indicated that a high-absorption curcumin (BCM-95 from Dolcas Biotech, based here) had similar effects as a...

Lychee Fruit May Offer Anti-Inflammatory Properties, Study Suggests

Purchase, NY—A trial published in Nutrition Research and Practice suggests a branded lychee fruit polyphenol (Oligonol from Maypro Industries, located here) may offer anti-inflammatory...

Brown Seaweed Supports Healthy Blood Sugar

A 23-person clinical trial conducted at Laval University in Quebec, Canada, has confirmed that brown seaweed (InSea2, innoVactiv, Inc., based in Quebec, Canada) positively...

Neptune Opens Krill Oil Plant, Launches New Products

Laval, QC, Canada—Neptune Technologies and Bioressources announced the opening of their reconstructed krill oil plant in Sherbrooke, QC, which can produce 150 metric tons...

AMPAK Company Launches New Logo and Website

Larchmont, NY—AMPAK Company, Inc., launched a new logo and website at Supply Side West to reflect their commitment as a diverse solutions partner in...

Supplier Briefs: May 2011

TIC Gums, White Marsh, MD, has introduced an organic yogurt stabilizer called TICorganic. Two varieties of the product are available: YG Cup Set is...

Milk Thistle Ingredient Shown to Reduce Liver Toxicity

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is spending more and more time reviewing reports of liver damage caused by drugs. It is with...
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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...

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...