eye health

09 Jun 2021
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released guidance outlining key investments for the nutrition sector within President Biden’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Request – the President’s recommendation... Read More
31 May 2021
--- PharmaLinea is unveiling a line of preventative eye health supplements in consumer-friendly formats. The move comes as the pandemic has increased screen time and contributed to rising eye health-related concerns.... Read More
28 May 2021
--- In nutrition news this week, the Ingredient Transparency Center’s Collagen Stewardship Alliance (CSA) added three major companies to its supporters list. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warnings to... Read More
20 May 2021
--- South Korea-based supplement manufacturer Cosmax Bio is tapping into the growing market for digital device-induced eye fatigue for young and old with its clinically studied Red Perilla Leaf Extract. Red perilla leaf (Perilla... Read More
12 May 2021
--- Taking place from May 10 to 13, Vitafoods Insights Virtual Expo is putting the spotlight on mental performance, immunity and mobility. NutritionInsight speaks to experts from Lonza, Lubrizol Life Science Health (LLS Health),... Read More
14 Apr 2021
--- Eyesight is commonly viewed as one of the most valuable human senses, and therefore among the most important categories for preventative care. Inevitably, the aging process contributes to vision defects, which often impact... Read More
09 Apr 2021
--- Kyowa Hakko is launching Eyemuse, touted as the first heat-treated probiotic strain for healthy eye function. Kyowa Hakko’s parent company, Kirin Holdings, found that the strain may reduce eye fatigue via its ability... Read More
01 Apr 2021
--- A study has found that DSM’s Formulaid – a 2:1 ratio ARA and DHA – can help reduce the risk of severe retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) in extremely premature infants.
01 Apr 2021
--- Healthy aging is fast becoming a staple nutrition trend as the global senior population is growing. Demands for immunity, maintaining cognitive functions, heart health and vitality, as well as strength, are in the spotlight.... Read More
18 Mar 2021
--- Feeding premature infants Prolacta Bioscience’s human breast milk-based fortifiers, as part of an exclusive human milk diet (EHMD), could reduce the incidence of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), according to a series... Read More
04 Feb 2021
--- Israel-based Solabia-Algatech Nutrition has launched a microencapsulated powder containing 2.5 percent AstaPure natural astaxanthin for ready-to-mix supplements and beverages. Extracted from the antioxidant-rich... Read More
01 Feb 2021
--- Plant-based life science company Unibar Corporation has partnered with Health Thru Nutrition to release a new supplement, which contains Unibar’s CapsiClear, the first capsanthin ingredient for eye health... Read More
20 Jan 2021
--- The rising e-sports segment is fertile ground for innovative functional food and beverage NPD. Beneo, Gelita and AstaReal spotlight the space’s emerging market potential.E-sports is no longer a niche market. In 2019,... Read More
11 Jan 2021
--- Aker BioMarine has teamed up with Medical Food Solutions Research to develop its lysophosphatidylcholine (LPC)-bound EPA and DHA ingredient Lysoveta into pharmaceutical therapies. This is the first commercial pharmaceutical... Read More
07 Jan 2021
--- Aker BioMarine has obtained exclusive rights to the University of Illinois Chicago’s (UIC) intellectual property related to lysophosphatidylcholine (LPC), being researched for its function on brain and eye health. The... Read More
24 Nov 2020
--- In its “biggest move” since founding, Aker BioMarine is creating Lysoveta, a new business segment devoted to commercializing a supplement of the same name. The new offering for the eye and brain markets consists... Read More
16 Nov 2020
--- “Tailored to Fit” is one of Innova Market Insights’ Top Trends for 2021, bringing personalized nutrition further into the spotlight and highlighting differences in generational preferences within this... Read More
16 Oct 2020
--- Cow muscle cells can be engineered to produce beta-carotene, which the human body can then usually convert into vitamin A. This method, published in Metabolic Engineering, shows how cell-cultured meat might be able to... Read More
09 Oct 2020
--- Maternal nutrition is in the spotlight thanks to a lactation cookie launch and a study flagging the effects of sugary beverage consumption on breastfeeding. NutritionInsight speaks with both parties about the nutritional... Read More
23 Sep 2020
--- Despite the connection between eye health and nutrition, many consumers lack education in this area and risk neglecting their vision. This is especially salient as COVID-19 has increased the amount of time many people spend... Read More