heart health

15 Oct 2021
--- For more than a century, cacao products have been associated with indulgent chocolate products, but now Barry Callebaut is forging an entirely new category with Elix – which is positioned as the “first... Read More
14 Oct 2021
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has unveiled sodium reduction targets for a broad range of processed, packaged and prepared foods. The 2.5 year guidelines come as the average US resident consumes 50% more than the... Read More
08 Oct 2021
--- Norway-based GB Rieber VivoMega is spotlighting how its omega 3 softgels can help boost consumer sensory experiences. It is rolling out a softgel sampling program targeting North American consumers, which will be showcased... 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
30 Sep 2021
--- As the days draw shorter across the Northern Hemisphere and flu season beckons, attention is turning toward vitamin D, with supplement retailer Holland & Barrett recently celebrating the first day of fall as “Vit D... Read More
30 Sep 2021
--- A combination of reducing salt quantity, physical modification, sodium replacements and flavor enhancers is the best way to slash sodium in bread without sacrificing taste and leavening ability. This is according to a new... Read More
27 Sep 2021
--- Pharmactive has unveiled a higher concentration version of its ABG+ aged black garlic extract, which is possible thanks to its novel ABG Cool-Tech technology. The eco-friendly production method helps boost the antioxidant... Read More
24 Sep 2021
--- Germany-based Aenova is expanding its vegan soft capsule portfolio by adding chewable omega 3 variants. They are based on its existing Aenova VegaGels and are filled with docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) fatty acids from... Read More
21 Sep 2021
--- Farlong Pharmaceutical’s ginseng supplement may have a positive influence on reducing cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk by improving blood pressure and HDL-C. This is according to a new triple-blind study, which also... Read More
16 Sep 2021
--- Layn Natural Ingredients has unveiled SophorOx, a natural antioxidant extract ingredient scientifically supported by a study to inhibit oxidative stress and support a healthy inflammation response.
13 Sep 2021
--- US-based biotech company Conagen is scaling up the natural antioxidant ingredient hydroxytyrosol, thereby expanding its commercial partner Blue California’s health ingredient portfolio. Conagen’s high-purity... Read More
30 Aug 2021
--- Nutrition groups worldwide are urging the F&B industry to replace table salt with a reduced-sodium, added-potassium substitute. The call follows a large-scale dietary intervention study, which concluded that millions of... Read More
24 Aug 2021
--- As the UK F&B sector prepares to meet new government advertising restrictions on unhealthy foods in 2022, a majority of brands have been found to possess healthier alternatives to their currently promoted offerings,... Read More
24 Aug 2021
--- Young heart attack victims are more likely to be obese and have high blood pressure or diabetes, compared to their peers, according to new research presented at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2021.
20 Aug 2021
--- Charity organization Bloomberg Philanthropies has channeled a US$31 million investment into the expansion of its Partnership for Healthy Cities network into six new cities – Bucharest, Romania; Cairo, Egypt;... Read More
19 Aug 2021
--- Norway-based biotech company Aker BioMarine is expanding its ingredient portfolio with a halal-certified krill oil product: Superba SC40. The latest ingredient in its flagship Superba range enables nutrition companies to... Read More
18 Aug 2021
--- Research on vitamin D is mounting with a study from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute linking higher vitamin D intake to decreased chance of developing young-onset colorectal cancer. In addition, a study published in the... Read More
17 Aug 2021
--- Health and wellness technology company Bearn has signed an agreement to expand its marketplace reach to over nine million new potential users. The Bearn app utilizes AI to measure users’ nutrition, fitness, sleep,... Read More
17 Aug 2021
--- Good heart health in childhood may lead to better cognitive health later on. These are the conclusions of a longitudinal study highlighted by the American Heart Association (AHA), which found that children with high... Read More
17 Aug 2021
--- Austria-based healthy aging company Longevity Labs is joining forces with US biohacking facility Upgrade Labs in its first retail sales partnership in the US. The collaboration will promote Longevity Labs’ dietary... Read More