20 Jan 2022
--- The International Sweeteners Association (ISA) has responded to a recent study that found consuming low or no-calorie sweeteners during pregnancy or breastfeeding raises the risk of obesity in the offspring of lab mice. The... Read More
07 Jan 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Evolva has secured up to US$13 million in financing from Nice & Green, while the debate over the use of N-acetyl-L-cysteine (NAC) in supplements between the Council for Responsible Nutrition... Read More
23 Dec 2021
--- The “most wonderful time of the year” can also be some of the most anxiety-inducing. Biotech supplement company Adventa Bioscience reports that 88% of US consumers feel the holidays are the most stressful time of... Read More
20 Dec 2021
--- Acacia fiber has been classified as a dietary fiber in the US by the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) new food and nutritional labeling rules, following a five-year campaign led by acacia gum manufacturer Nexira.
15 Dec 2021
--- A coalition of 18 UK institutional investors are urging the British government to enforce a mandatory reporting scheme among food businesses’ sales of unhealthy food and beverages, in addition to sustainability... Read More
09 Dec 2021
--- Nestlé is launching its first prediabetes program in Malaysia, with its Nutren GlucoSmart supplement aimed to help maintain normal blood glucose. The powder can be sprinkled over meals and contains Reducose, a... Read More
29 Nov 2021
--- Meal planning app DishQuo is helping people with diabetes choose healthier food options by translating scientific knowledge of insulin into a user-friendly digital interface. The new offering is one of the latest... Read More
22 Nov 2021
--- The global rise in the red and processed meat trade over the past 30 years has been linked to a sharp increase in diet-related illnesses, finds an analysis published in BMJ Global Health. The most significant impact can be... Read More
19 Nov 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Nuun, a brand of Nestlé Health Science, earned B Corporation (B Corp) certification due to its public transparency and verified standards. Nutritional supplement brand Cymbiotika is... Read More
18 Nov 2021
--- Low energy diets with formula meal replacements are the most effective methods of weight management and remission in adults with Type 2 diabetes (T2D), according to a new study from the UK and New Zealand.
17 Nov 2021
--- Persistent inflammation could play an underlying role in chronic diseases, such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Keeping inflammation in check, could therefore, help relieve the burden of these life-threatening health... Read More
15 Nov 2021
--- “Access to Diabetes Care” is the theme for this year’s World Diabetes Day (WDD), which took place yesterday on November 14. Despite an estimated 537 million or one in ten adults currently living with... Read More
12 Nov 2021
--- Blood sugar management is a crucial aspect of aging healthily as biological processes slow down and the elasticity of the metabolism becomes less effective. This is according to Anke Sentko, vice president of regulatory... Read More
27 Oct 2021
--- Australia is set to gain a certified trademarked whole grain logo on items containing between 25 to 100% of whole grain ingredients. The move, spearheaded by the Grains & Legumes Nutrition Council (GLNC), aims to promote... Read More
27 Oct 2021
--- Gencor Pacific has revealed its Levagen+ product can reduce pain in people suffering from diabetic peripheral neuropathy, posing a potential healthy aging solution.
26 Oct 2021
--- Mankai, a patented strain of Wolffia globosa, has the potential to “change the way people consume vegetables and leverage food for health.”
25 Oct 2021
--- One serving of whole grain foods could reduce Type 2 diabetes cases, which could save between €300 million (US$349 million) to almost €1 billion (US$1.2 billion) over the next ten years in treatment cost savings,... Read More
11 Oct 2021
--- One in ten people in the UK will be living with diabetes by 2030, Diabetes UK has flagged, following new analysis that calls for government intervention. “If we don’t act today, hundreds of thousands more will... Read More
08 Oct 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Lallemand Bio-Ingredients obtained a health claim for Gastro-AD from Health Canada, recognizing its benefit for support of gastrointestinal health. Anpario launched Optomega Algae – a... Read More
07 Oct 2021
--- Spain-based Euromed is launching two products this month, expanding its Mediterranean botanical line. The company is showcasing lemon extract Wellemon and spinach extract Spisar at trade shows in Europe and the US.... Read More