digestive health

20 Oct 2021
--- Botanical extracts are maintaining their hold in the natural supplements arena as consumers’ holistic well-being remains top of mind. Segments with significant growth in launches include products positioned for brain,... Read More
20 Oct 2021
--- Grape pomace, a by-product of wine-making could benefit the stomach’s biome, intestines and even cardiovascular health, according to a US study carried out by Cornell University.
19 Oct 2021
--- Lallemand Health Solutions has unveiled a clean label technology to protect probiotics and other active ingredients from gastric acidity. GUARD – short for GUt Acid Resistant Delivery – is a patented, all-natural... Read More
19 Oct 2021
--- ADM is targeting the growing Chinese market for human probiotics through a new joint venture (JV) with Qingdao Vland Biotech Group (Vland), a biotechnology company specializing in enzymes and probiotics.
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
14 Oct 2021
--- Kaneka’s probiotic Floradapt Brain (Lactobacillus plantarum DR7) ‒ which works via the gut-brain axis ‒ has been deemed safe in accordance with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
12 Oct 2021
--- US-based TSI Group’s GlucosaGreen product may benefit both gut and muscle health, according to a human clinical trial which points to potential healthy aging properties. Glucosa Green is a vegetarian glucosamine... Read More
12 Oct 2021
--- Regenerative agriculture and superfood brand Ancient Nutrition is unveiling its new line of collagen peptides marketed as delivering results in as little as one day. The collagen peptides are designed for maximum absorption... Read More
11 Oct 2021
--- Yesterday marked World Mental Health Day, drawing attention to the one in four people in the US and UK alone who suffer from some kind of mental health problem each year. Mood and stress have also become key points for the... Read More
05 Oct 2021
--- An “entirely new” category within sports and nutrition products is opening up to gut-health-centered athletic supplements, according to experts at prebiotics specialist Clasado biosciences.
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
--- After six years in development, NutriLeads has unveiled its immunity-boosting upcycled carrot ingredient, now known as BeniCaros. The health ingredient has now launched in the US, while the company is working on rolling out... Read More
30 Sep 2021
--- Microbiome technology company Eagle Genomics is partnering with Earlham Institute (EI), a bioscience research institution, to provide tools required to analyze, explore and exploit complex microbiome data.
28 Sep 2021
--- In a major industry team-up, FrieslandCampina Ingredients (FCI) and Lallemand Health Solutions (Lallemand) are putting their heads together for two gut health product concepts. Pro-Digest Health Shot and Pro-Digest Bowel... Read More
27 Sep 2021
--- A healthy gut microbiome is necessary for skeletal muscles to fully grow after exercise, according to a study from the University of Kentucky, US. The study findings suggest the gut microbiome makes substances that help... Read More
27 Sep 2021
--- While the scientific evidence and consumer interest in gut health is growing, a “surprising” amount of confusion and misinformation remains, according to Danone North America. A new consumer survey from the... Read More
24 Sep 2021
--- Atmo Biosciences has raised AU$9.6 million (US$7.0 million) to accelerate product development of its gas-sensing capsule. The device detects clinically important gaseous biomarkers produced by the gut microbiome as it... Read More
23 Sep 2021
--- Supplement company NB Pure is launching a plant-based protein powder containing pre- and probiotics with wellness author and influencer, Andrea Hannemann, otherwise known online as Earthy Andy. The new product, made from a... Read More
14 Sep 2021
--- Research supported by Seed Health has investigated a new approach to innovating probiotic and synbiotic compositions via gene sequencing and vitamin B12 synthesis. The study, published in the International Journal of... Read More