brain/mood health

26 Jun 2020
--- Nestlé is focalizing early childhood nutrition with the launch of gummy multivitamins for children aged two and above. The product is backed by the largest US dietary intake study that examines what and how infants... Read More
23 Jun 2020
--- The cannabidiol (CBD) sector is advancing its efforts to increase regulation across the globe. Nutritional software supplier ESHA Research will assist manufacturers selling cannabis edibles in Oregon, US, with... Read More
22 Jun 2020
--- In just a few years, cannabidiol (CBD) has gone from a fringe ingredient to one embraced by the mainstream thanks to its well-being “health halo.” This is evidenced by Ocean Spray Cranberries’ backing of... Read More
18 Jun 2020
--- The cannabidiol (CBD) sector has been filled with renewed calls for safety framework regulation in both the US and EU. In the US, the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) filed a Citizen’s Petition to the Food and... Read More
17 Jun 2020
--- Two new studies have brought the debate on the health impact of meat consumption to the fore once again. A German study found that the less animal-derived food incorporated into a person’s diet, the lower their body... Read More
16 Jun 2020
--- Elysium Health has launched a brain health supplement developed in partnership with the University of Oxford, UK. Called “Matter,” the supplement contains a formulation based on Oxford’s VITACOG study,... Read More
15 Jun 2020
--- The teenage years are “already difficult,” but the COVID-19 crisis has intensified the situation, according to natural ingredients producer Pharmactive. As the virus keeps adolescents worldwide confined at home,... Read More
04 Jun 2020
--- Flavors and fragrances heavyweight Symrise has developed a cannabinoid that the company expects will “revolutionize the pharmaceutical market.” Coined Canapure, the nature-identical alternative to traditional... Read More
02 Jun 2020
--- Pregnant women who consume extra choline supplements may decrease the negative impact that viral respiratory infections, including COVID-19, can have on their babies. This is according to a new study from the University of... Read More
28 May 2020
--- Wellness start-up Heights has developed a subscription-based service delivering its omega 3 capsule packed with 18 key nutrients, which target a healthy brain and body. The product is hailed as a “smart... Read More
27 May 2020
--- Edible jellyfish collagen peptides are being studied for their potential in improving cognitive functions. Princeton Consumer Research has partnered with Certified Nutraceuticals, producer of KollaJell, which is a... Read More
26 May 2020
--- The microbiome’s importance in supporting overall health and wellness is continuously highlighted, with experts flagging its potential in ameliorating stress and improving sleeping patterns. Examining the emerging area... Read More
22 May 2020
--- This week in industry news, Evonik and Glenn Corporation, a division of Azelis Americas, entered into an exclusive agreement enabling Glenn to distribute the product protection line by Evonik’s Dr. Straetmans brand in... Read More
19 May 2020
--- US-based beverage brand Yuno has launched a line of “BioTactical Drinks” designed to be mixed and matched to promote energy, focus, memory retention, relaxation and improve sleep. The beverages are made with over... Read More
18 May 2020
--- The importance of the gut-brain-axis is increasingly highlighted by research which links the microbiome to mental well-being. In this spirit, plant-based player Hope Foods and non-profit organization Hope For The Day (HFTD)... Read More
13 May 2020
--- Marinova’s Maritech fucoidan, a natural compound derived from seaweed, can reduce flu severity by significantly reducing clinical symptoms and lung damage in a severe influenza A H1N1 model, according to a new mouse... Read More
12 May 2020
--- The global senior population continues to grow, with predictions saying that by the year 2060 the percentage of people over sixty will outnumber that of teenagers. This has led to a broader group of consumers seeking... Read More
06 May 2020
--- Plant extracts may be the key element to softening the blow of hangovers, with a new German study finding that in combination with vitamins and minerals, they help alleviate hangover-related headaches by 34 percent and... Read More
01 May 2020
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized seven claims for Lactium, an Ingredia brand of milk protein hydrolysate. Lactium is touted as managing stress and its related disorders as it contains a bioactive... Read More
30 Apr 2020
--- AOAC International has approved of a liquid chromatography-diode array detection (LC-DAD) method for hemp. The method was previously approved as the Official Method of Analysis to quantitatively analyze 12 major cannabinoids... Read More