heart health

27 Nov 2020
--- Palm fruit extract supplier Phenolaeis will launch a functional dark chocolate that boasts heart and cognitive health benefits. The NPD is touted as having an indulgent taste with less bitterness.
23 Nov 2020
--- Israel-based TriNutra is releasing an organic cold-pressed black seed oil (BSO), standardized to 3 percent thymoquinone. Created in partnership with NS Oils – a seed- and oil-producing kibbutz in the Negev desert... Read More
20 Nov 2020
--- This week, Vitafoods Europe announced it will be hosted both physically and virtually in 2021. Amid the on-going pandemic, nutraceutical players catered to rising vitamin C and D demands with new supplement launches.... Read More
16 Nov 2020
--- Malnutrition presents a significant problem in elderly populations during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a paper released by Nutricia, part of Danone, and the Global Coalition on Aging, policymakers and industry must... 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
11 Nov 2020
--- The health benefits of multivitamin and multimineral supplementation (MVM) perceived by users may not be clinically substantiated, according to a new BMJ-published study.
06 Nov 2020
--- Moving nutritional labeling from the back to the front of food packaging may incentivize food producers to competitively improve the quality of their ingredients throughout market categories, according to a new US study.
27 Oct 2020
--- People with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) experienced significant improvement in brain function when consuming a ketogenic beverage containing Nestlé Health Science (NHSc)’s BrainXpert Energy Complex twice a... Read More
26 Oct 2020
--- Two separate studies have hinted that consuming plenty of green tea and coffee, as well as some potatoes, may benefit people with Type 2 diabetes (T2D). Drinking plenty of both green tea and coffee is linked to a lower risk... Read More
22 Oct 2020
--- People who consume a diet rich in flavanols could experience lower blood pressure, according to a new Mars-backed study. Flavanols are bioactive compounds found in tea, berries, cocoa and other foods and beverages. The... Read More
15 Oct 2020
--- A holistic view is necessary to understand the cardiovascular sector, which has a broad reach allowing it to address concerns from bone health to COVID-19. However, regulatory differences between regions like the US and UK... Read More
08 Oct 2020
--- Botanical ingredient supplier Gencor has introduced VeriSperse to its portfolio. The resveratrol powder is developed using Evolva’s Veri-te resveratrol and Pharmako Biotechnologies’ LipiSperse technology to... Read More
22 Sep 2020
--- EPA and DHA omega 3 intake has been linked to a reduced risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) events, according to new research funded by the Global Association for EPA and DHA (GOED).
11 Sep 2020
--- A new processing technique can enrich the omega 3 fatty acid content in a range of foods, without changing important sensory values. It works by boosting the quality of active ingredients of the polyunsaturated fatty acids... Read More
08 Sep 2020
--- ProBiotix Health, a subsidiary company of OptiBiotix Health, has launched a tri-layer tablet called CholBiome BP positioned to aid with hypertension reduction. Initially targeting UK and European consumers with its online... Read More
08 Sep 2020
--- The healthy aging sector has developed to include more than just senior consumer groups. Ranging from acute pain relief to long-term heart and bone health, various interpretations of healthy aging are on display at Vitafoods... Read More
03 Sep 2020
--- Evonik has expanded its AvailOm high-load omega 3 powder platform for algal and fish oil-based formulations. The new offerings now target vegans, vegetarians, those who are pregnant or parents, as well as people interested... Read More
27 Aug 2020
--- A supplier of sustainable Palm Fruit Bioactive Complex (PFBc), Phenolaeis, is developing a functional coffee with added wellness benefits, hailed as providing a smoother taste and mouthfeel. Just ten months after the company... Read More
21 Aug 2020
--- Umeken, a US-Japanese health foods manufacturer, has launched three new offerings, addressing a range of needs from heart health and liver function to immunity. The company states that these “more economical and... Read More
19 Aug 2020
--- While omega 3 supplements are widely taken, consumers still lack sufficient knowledge to get the right dose and form for optimal health. Nonetheless, omega 3 eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) are... Read More