brain & mental health

02 Jun 2023
--- Danish researchers studied the gut microbiota of 176 Japanese centenarians and found their combination of intestinal bacteria and bacterial viruses “unique.” The specific variety of bacteria has shown to be... Read More
01 Jun 2023
--- Gnosis by Lesaffre is spotlighting new metabolomic research outcomes that suggest a strong demand for S-adenosylmethionine (SAMe) during early infant growth, while its absence in eleven tested infant milk formulas could... Read More
01 Jun 2023
--- The industry of parenteral nutrition, or intravenous feeding, focuses on providing nutrients to those unable to swallow or otherwise consume food. Modern advancements in the parenteral space are providing... Read More
31 May 2023
--- The risk of developing mental disorders increases with obesity, according to scientists at the Complexity Science Hub and the Medical University of Vienna, Austria. The study found that this goes for all age groups and that... Read More
31 May 2023
--- Flavanol deficiency may drive age-related memory loss according to a team of US-based researchers. After conducting a three-year clinical trial, the team found that replenishing flavanols in deficient adults over 60 improved... Read More
30 May 2023
--- Consumer interest in managing health and general well-being for disease prevention is increasing, creating opportunities to develop new vitamin supplements and product formats for a growing range of health benefits. These... Read More
30 May 2023
--- As warnings against high salt consumption – especially of table salt – have been given by the World Health Organization (WHO), several non-governmental health-related organizations and numerous health-promoting... Read More
29 May 2023
--- Lallemand Bio-Ingredients has received authorization from the Ministers of Primary Care and Public Health in England, Scotland and Wales to expand the use categories for its Lalmin Vita D yeast in Great Britain. The... Read More
29 May 2023
--- This year’s World Digestive Health Day focuses on how gut health develops inside the womb and the changing dietary needs of the gastrointestinal tract from birth through to infancy, childhood and adulthood. The World... Read More
26 May 2023
--- Life Extension’s omega 3 fish oil gummy bites allow for better absorption of nutrients, higher payload capacity, clean label and a consumer-pleasing taste through an emerging ConCordix omega 3 delivery technology... Read More
25 May 2023
--- Consumers are increasingly seeking offerings to increase their performance abilities. The market for new solutions in these areas continues to grow from sports and cognitive performance to healthy aging and vitality.... Read More
25 May 2023
--- Owner of Quorn, UK-based Marlow Ingredient, has partnered with Danish food start-up Tempty Foods to launch meat alternatives based on mycoprotein – a fungus-derived “super protein” widely used in... Read More
24 May 2023
--- The latest findings in gut health were unveiled yesterday and today at the Microbiome & Probiotic R&D and Business Collaboration Forum Europe in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The forum, attended by NutritionInsight,... Read More
22 May 2023
--- French scientists have found a link between toddlers’ gut bacteria and a prediction of obesity by the age of five, predicted by Body Mass Index (BMI). The study evidences that the bacteria Firmicutes and Bacteroidetes... Read More
19 May 2023
--- A Netherlands-based study has found that women following a vegan diet do not have lower levels of vitamin B2 or carnitine – two essential nutrients for infant development. Compared to women following an omnivorous... Read More
18 May 2023
--- Demand for vitamins soars as consumers are increasingly conscious about their health and well-being, looking for products in health areas such as cognition, mood, immunity and beauty from within. As vitamin deficiencies... Read More
17 May 2023
--- The British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) has joined forces with the charity Magic Breakfast to drive research in child nutrition and investigate whether breakfast clubs – providing children with a meal in a social... Read More
16 May 2023
--- Several food organizations have signed a letter to the CEO of Nestlé UK and Ireland, pointing out that the way its new breakfast cereal inspired by the candy bar KitKat is marketed is “irresponsible.” The... Read More
15 May 2023
--- Researchers from the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University and IRCCS San Raffaele Hospital in Milan, Italy, have found that Long COVID risk increases when vitamin D levels are low. The research was presented at the 25th... Read More
12 May 2023
--- This week in nutrition news, ProBiotix Health introduced a dual-action cholesterol tablet at Vitafoods Europe that supports the liver to remove cholesterol from the blood while reducing dietary cholesterol absorption. Two... Read More