brain/mood health

20 May 2022
--- A Canadian study aims to bring new understanding of the effect of probiotics on the early-born babies’ immature microbiome, by supplementing a mixture of five species of probiotics.
19 May 2022
--- A placebo-controlled study, published in Frontiers on Nutrition, has uncovered the impact of cranberries on visual memory function for an older age group. The results show that regular consumption of cranberries over 12... Read More
19 May 2022
--- Spain-based Pharmactive Biotech Products has scored a patent for Affron, positioned as the first US patent for mood support. It is derived from Crocus sativus L – also known as saffron crocus – with a... Read More
18 May 2022
--- UK-based company Sibelius Natural Products is expanding its product portfolio with the launch of UpBiet, targeting fatigue, cerebral blood flow and endurance with a clinically proven source of beetroot juice crystals.
16 May 2022
--- A team of researchers in Switzerland is highlighting the importance of regulation surrounding herbal supplements, after a case report revealed a cardiac arrhythmia incident, linked to hemp oil containing CBD, CBG and... Read More
13 May 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent multiple warning letters to companies allegedly selling adulterated dietary supplements. The Natural Products Association (NPA) urged the industry... Read More
12 May 2022
--- The American Botanical Council’s (ABC) Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) unveiled a new advisory for detecting the adulteration of Ginkgo biloba leaf extracts.
11 May 2022
--- Royal DSM is showcasing its latest “purpose-led” offerings for the immunity, gut, brain and maternal health categories. As global communities emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic and new consumption habits are... Read More
10 May 2022
--- SternLife and SternVitamin – subsidiaries of the German-based food ingredients enterprise Stern-Wywiol Gruppe – have launched vegan protein bars, water-soluble powder supplements and micronutrient premixes.
05 May 2022
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued warning letters to five companies for illegally marketing products containing unapproved delta-8 THC, amid increasing reports of adverse reactions and poison scares... Read More
05 May 2022
--- From preferences that break stereotypes about gamer nutrition habits to mental support in a challenging modern society, nootropics delivered in formats exactly as consumers want them are here to stay.
02 May 2022
--- India is set to open one of its largest mushroom laboratories in Salem through a joint-venture between Australia’s Mycelium Biotechnology Group and Sona Group.
27 Apr 2022
--- A large-scale, cross-sectional study has linked vitamin K deficiency to lower cognitive well-being and brain health for elderly people. The Gnosis by Lesaffre research is described as a positive development providing further... Read More
26 Apr 2022
--- UK-based cannabidiol (CBD) brand Trip is set to hit the shelves at health and beauty retailerBoots, with a launch of two items.
26 Apr 2022
--- As Vitafoods is around the corner, companies are gearing up for launches ranging from immunity to probiotics and sports nutrition, while showcasing developments in cannabidiol (CBD) and the infant nutrition arena.
22 Apr 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Kyowa Hakko US appointed Gerard Adams as its new president and CEO. Manipal Natural received a research grant from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Government of India to develop products... Read More
21 Apr 2022
--- US-based wellness brand Prima is unveiling a range of CBD chew gummies marketed for on-the-go consumption offering a stress relief alternative. Dubbed Chill Out, the items tout a patent-pending plant-based formula that... Read More
21 Apr 2022
--- Formulators are shifting their strategy for personalized performance nutraceuticals, addressing a wider consumer base and increasingly mental health. Where gender is concerned, women now increasingly seek out products tested... 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
15 Apr 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, the UK’s Department of Health and Social Care aims to implement an approach that limits in-store placement and multi-buy pricing promotions on F&B high in fat, salt and sugar (HFSS).... Read More