brain/mood health

30 Oct 2019
--- Spain-based Pharmactive Biotech has optimized the quality and concentration of its saffron (Crocus sativus L.) extract, affron, with a natural proprietary extraction process called AFF ON Cool-Tech. The new technology... Read More
24 Oct 2019
--- High levels of dietary salt may negatively impact cognitive function by causing a deficiency of the compound nitric oxide, which is vital for maintaining vascular health in the brain. This is according to a new mice study... Read More
22 Oct 2019
--- Microalgae-based natural solutions company Microphyt has received New Dietary Ingredient (NDI) status from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its patented PhaeoSOL dietary ingredient. Proprietary preclinical data... Read More
15 Oct 2019
--- Pinpointing a palatable flavor profile has long been a prominent formulation challenge for makers of products containing hemp extracts. Targeting this need, Socati Corp. is integrating advanced microencapsulation technology... Read More
15 Oct 2019
--- The term “gut feeling” may have relevance as a physiological function. Scientists are becoming increasingly aware of how our bellies and brains are physically and biochemistrally linked, through the so-called... Read More
07 Oct 2019
--- Mexican chemical products company Grupo AlEn and ECOM have joined forces to form a new company called Phenolaeis. The venture will bring to market the “world’s first” Palm Fruit Bioactive Complex (PFBc)... Read More
25 Sep 2019
--- The brain health arena is expanding, bolstered by a widening demographic of consumers seeking to preserve healthy brain function, as well as emerging research into brain-boosting nutrients. Experts speak with... Read More
13 Sep 2019
--- A recent study led by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) suggests that regular tea drinkers have “better organized” brain regions – associated with healthy cognitive function... Read More
11 Sep 2019
--- US supplements manufacturer Ancient Nutrition has announced the launch of a product line designed to support holistic wellness routines, comprising United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) certified organic cannabidiol... Read More
09 Sep 2019
--- It has been regarded as imperative to consume fat and vitamin E simultaneously for better absorption. But now, Oregon State University (OSU) researchers have found that vitamin E can still be absorbed if a fat-containing... Read More
05 Sep 2019
--- Dating back millennia, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is now the subject of contemporary study for its potential applications in chronic pain management, disease prevention and mental health treatment. Deeply rooted in... Read More
03 Sep 2019
--- A study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition will make it possible to calculate how much omega 3 EPA and DHA is needed in studies, for subjects to reach a healthy Omega 3 Index. The index measures the... Read More
02 Sep 2019
--- A clinically-proven patented solution to prevent the age-related cognitive decline on seniors, Memophenol, has been found to act as a booster of cognitive performance. The active formulation’s effectiveness in acute... Read More
28 Aug 2019
--- Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa) is a Southeast Asian tree with a long history of use in traditional medicine. In the region, the plant’s leaves are widely consumed for pain relief, opioid addiction treatment and other... Read More
27 Aug 2019
--- Popular dietary supplement ginkgo biloba extract and magnetized water may offer some therapeutic benefit in fighting Type 2 diabetes, according to a study led by the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine. In the... Read More
27 Aug 2019
--- New research from Innova Market Insights has identified key characteristics and differences among Generation Z, Millennials, Generation X and Baby Boomers, as well as the way that holistic nutrition approaches can be... Read More
26 Aug 2019
--- A growing body of pre-clinical and clinical evidence suggests that cannabidiol (CBD) oils may hold promise for treating conditions such as chronic pain and opioid addiction, according to a review of the latest research on... Read More
26 Aug 2019
--- Canadian brand Wize Monkey has created a tea product made from upcycled prunings of the arabica coffee plant, which offers high levels of antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and phenolic compounds. Based on compiled research,... Read More
23 Aug 2019
--- Nestlé Health Science (NHSc) is expanding into personalized nutrition with the acquisition of Persona, a personalized vitamin business founded in 2017. Persona will operate under NHSc’s USA-based Atrium... Read More
20 Aug 2019
--- Fluoride exposure during pregnancy is associated with lower IQ scores in children aged 3 to 4 years in a prospective birth cohort study published in JAMA Pediatrics, a medical journal of the American Medical Association.... Read More