omega-3s

Amarin Pharma Complaint Against Omega-3 Supplements Dismissed

The U.S. Court of Appeals (USCA) for the Federal Circuit has upheld the decision of the International Trade Commission (ITC) to dismiss a complaint...

Harvard, MIT Receive Grant to Study Cannabis, Cannabinoids

Cambridge, MA—Charles Broderick, alumnus of both Harvard University and MIT, gave $4.5 million to each institution to support research on the effects of cannabis,...

AHPA Requests Proposals for Goldenseal Harvest Study

Silver Spring, MD—The AHPA Foundation for Education and Research on Botanicals (ERB Foundation) is requesting proposals for research on the sustainable harvest of goldenseal,...
superfoods

Study: K2 Helps Preserve Heart Health

Leuven, Belgium—Vitamin K2 could be vital to heart health maintenance, according to a new study published in Journal of the American Heart Association. According to...

Study: Folic Acid May Reduce Risk of Gestational Diabetes

Bethesda, MD—Taking a folic acid supplement daily before pregnancy may reduce the risk of pregnancy-related diabetes, according to a study published in Diabetes Care. Folic...

Food Minerals Market Expected to Grow

The Food Minerals Market could exceed $1.9 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Global Market Insights (GMI), which points to rising...
dog

CBD Shows Potential for Anti-Seizure Treatment in Dogs

Japan—Researchers are looking into CBD as an anti-epileptic dietary supplement in dogs, according to a case study published in Pet Behavior Science. The paper notes...

Study: Elderberry Can Inhibit Influenza

Sydney, Australia—A study at the University of Sydney finds that the elderberry fruit can help fight influenza. The study, lead by professor Fariba Deghani, Dr....

FDA Analysis Finds Unsafe Levels of Heavy Metals in Kratom Products

Washington, D.C.—The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) confirmed the presence of heavy metals in kratom products at concentrations not considered safe for human consumption,...

ABC Will Celebrate HerbDay on May 4

Austin, TX—The American Botanical Council will celebrate the 14th annual HerbDay on May 4 with a variety of herbal educational activities, according to a...