children's nutrition

20 Oct 2021
--- US biotechnology company Biomilq has secured US$21 million in an oversubscribed Series A financing to bring cell-cultured human milk to market. The funding will aid the company in providing another option on the grocery... Read More
18 Oct 2021
--- Chr. Hansen’s Bifidobacterium, BB-12 may help soothe infants with colic that “excessively” cry or fuss. A new study found that these babies taking the strain for 21 days slept about one hour more than the... Read More
15 Oct 2021
--- A study arguing that formula milk trials have a high risk of bias has ignited a debate about transparency in the industry. NutritionInsight speaks with key players and one of the researchers about best practices in infant... Read More
15 Oct 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Chr. Hansen met its expectations of delivering 7% organic growth for the 2020/21 period. The growth is reflected by the company’s portfolio expansion with the acquisitions of HSO Health... Read More
15 Oct 2021
--- - US-based SmartyPants Vitamins is launching a liquid probiotic for babies up to the age of two, aimed at reducing their upset stomachs. Seeking to be as mess-free as possible, the Baby Probiotic product is available in a... Read More
11 Oct 2021
--- Researchers from the Cohen Children’s Medical Center are urging regulators in the food industry to help fight the “dry scooping” trend taking off on Tik Tok.
08 Oct 2021
--- Children not consuming enough fruit and vegetables or skipping breakfast or lunch can experience a plight in their mental well-being, according to a UK study. The impact of these dietary deficiencies can be almost “as... Read More
04 Oct 2021
--- TurtleTree has opened a new R&D facility in California, US, marking a milestone in the cell-based dairy biotech company’s expansion strategy. “The facility is a significant stride toward the production of... Read More
01 Oct 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Elysium Health, a life science company focused on translational aging research, received a total of US$3 million in damages after the US jury ruled against ChromaDex. Laboratoire PYC released new... Read More
29 Sep 2021
--- “Safety always comes first, no matter how innovative the solution,” is a guiding principle throughout the infant nutrition sector. Besides microbiology, toxic elements such as pesticides and other contaminants... Read More
28 Sep 2021
--- AAK is bringing Progress Biotech’s algae-based DHA to the infant formula market. “This partnership means we can offer infant formula manufacturers a plant-based DHA oil that meets the highest demands on quality.... Read More
27 Sep 2021
--- F&B companies’ commitment to market their products responsibly is failing to protect European children from ads praising unhealthy foods. This is the assertion of a snapshot survey by The European Consumer... Read More
24 Sep 2021
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a review of Nutricia North America’s new infant nutrition product Fortini. The formula is created to support children living with or at risk of growth deficiencies... Read More
23 Sep 2021
--- Abbott is launching a portfolio of plant-based proteins and organic food ingredients for the estimated 500,000 US consumers whose medical conditions require them to rely on tube feeding.
21 Sep 2021
--- Reducing brand imagery on cannabis packaging and displaying prominent health warnings are key to discouraging use among youth, according to new research conducted by the University of Waterloo, Canada.
15 Sep 2021
--- Arla Foods Ingredients has unveiled Lacprodan Premium MFGM-10, a dry-blend version of its milk fat globule membrane (MFGM) ingredient. It is marketed as allowing infant formula manufacturers to reduce energy usage and... Read More
09 Sep 2021
--- BioMérieux’s Gene-up Nutraplex Pro multiplex pathogen detection assay has received approval from the International Association Of Official Analytical Collaboration (AOAC) Research Institute Performance Tested... Read More
09 Sep 2021
--- A Bangladesh study has concluded that preventive iron treatment has no impact on young children’s development but improves anemia. These findings could inform future global health policy guidelines about the use of... Read More
08 Sep 2021
--- AB-Biotics’ AB-Kolicare probiotic blend helps reduce the crying or fussing time and episodes of babies with colic. This is according to a new study, which the company is using to highlight benefits over competing... Read More
06 Sep 2021
--- Bunge Loders Croklaan (BLC) is releasing Betapol Organic, a Oleic-Palmitic-Oleic or SN-2 palmitate (OPO) for infant milk formula, which it says is the first such product certified organic for the EU and Chinese markets. The... Read More