bone/joint health

13 May 2022
--- Gelatin and collagen peptide manufacturer Gelita flags skyrocketing demand for fortified gummies on the market and collagen ingredients, leading to stretched supplies. Addressing the booming markets, the company recently... Read More
12 May 2022
--- Collagen-based solutions provider Rousselot is showcasing its latest Colartix ingredient, a collagen matrix from natural cartilage for joint care, at Vitafoods Europe 2022. The ingredient made from naturally occurring... Read More
12 May 2022
--- Supplementing with Aker BioMarine’s Superba krill oil at a dosage of 4 g per day may improve skeletal muscle function and size in healthy elderly populations.
05 May 2022
--- Kappa Bioscience’s nature-identical vitamin K2 – K2Vital – has become the official Reference Standard for the United States Pharmacopeia. This means the ingredient’s all-trans menaquinone-7 (MK-7)... Read More
04 May 2022
--- A randomized, double-blind clinical study has shown that a 40 mg daily dose of Lonza Capsules & Health Ingredients UC-II undenatured type II collagen can significantly reverse joint flexibility degradation and reduce... Read More
29 Apr 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Aker BioMarine unveiled revenues of US$56.9 million for its first quarter of 2022, fueled by growth within the Qrill and Superba krill categories. To further reduce exposure to toxic elements in... Read More
28 Apr 2022
--- As the plant-based arena sees rapid expansion, industry is capitalizing on innovative food technology to remedy consumer boredom. “The appetite for plant-based alternatives remains high, but with consumers becoming... Read More
28 Apr 2022
--- As consumers take a more holistic approach to their health, functional ingredients like collagen continue to rise in popularity. Industry experts address emerging collagen formats fueled by the need for increased... Read More
25 Apr 2022
--- Nutritional company NIG Nutritionals (NIGN) is funding a study on how different types of dairy milk powders influence the health of older adults. The findings could result in the invention of new types of milk products aimed... Read More
21 Apr 2022
--- An oleo-resin-based curcumin extract for skincare and nutrition – Curcugen by Dolcas Biotech – has been deemed effective and safe for long-term use following a study bringing the ingredient closer to GRAS status.... Read More
04 Apr 2022
--- South Korea-based Cosmax NBT is spotlighting its Tabetri product for muscle and joint health to meet rising demand driven by the MZ generation – Millennials and Generation Z.
31 Mar 2022
--- PLT Health Solutions will be marketing vitamin K2 (MK-7) manufactured by Japan-based J-Oil Mills, in North America. The move aims to expand the vitamin K2 market across the continent, showcasing the menatto brand to target... Read More
29 Mar 2022
--- French mills are diversifying from their staple white and rustic breads to incorporate more health-oriented flour blends. Higher protein and fiber content with chickpeas and lentils are among the most sought-after... Read More
25 Mar 2022
--- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) has introduced the Dietary Supplements Index (DSX), a platform that conveys market information about health and nutrition supplements trends. It hopes this will help... Read More
25 Mar 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, DKSH partnered with Germany-based natural fibers supplier CFF to distribute the latter’s Sanacel line of natural fiber concentrates for food applications in Switzerland. Hemp labs –... Read More
24 Mar 2022
--- As human life expectancy increases and the elderly population expands, a rise in illnesses and disabilities is at the forefront. Considering NPD to combat and prevent these chronic issues, the aging well space is growing and... Read More
11 Mar 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, BASF introduced a 20% increase to the pricing of its vitamin E – primarily affecting its Animal Nutrition and Human Nutrition businesses. Lactic acid bacteria researcher and developer... Read More
10 Mar 2022
--- While bone health has traditionally been associated with older consumers, the space is seeing growing interest from younger populations. This shifting age demographic is leading industry to innovate beyond conventional... Read More
03 Mar 2022
--- Bioiberica, a global life science company, is bringing its native type II collagen to China’s burgeoning and “untapped” joint health market through a partnership with supplements supplier ByHealth.... Read More
02 Mar 2022
--- Kerry ProActive Health has released research showcasing the influence of social media on Gen Z health concerns, and the rising demand for scientific backing for product claims. According to Kerry’s research,... Read More