heart health

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
13 Aug 2021
--- With the exception of sugar reduction in soft drinks, the UK’s top ten food companies have made limited changes to the healthiness of their products in response to Public Health England’s (PHE) voluntary... Read More
11 Aug 2021
--- The rise of lesser-known fatty acid ingredients is creating new applications beyond heart health, like sports nutrition and immunity. However, industry experts tell NutritionInsight that consumer awareness remains a key... Read More
06 Aug 2021
--- The consumption of plant-based foods can boost heart health, according to two research studies published in the open access Journal of the American Heart Association. In two separate studies analyzing different plant food... Read More
04 Aug 2021
--- Younger consumer demographics, improved bioavailability and clean label ingredients with clinical backing are some of the leading trends in the cardiovascular health sector. Industry is also highlighting the role that... Read More
04 Aug 2021
--- Danone and biosciences company Brightseed – creator of the AI software Forager that maps and predicts the health impact of plant-based compounds – have entered into a partnership. The collaboration will delve... Read More
27 Jul 2021
--- Vitamin K2 may reduce cardiovascular oxidative stress and vascular calcification caused by nicotine intake, such as that from cigarettes or e-cigarettes. This is according to a new study backed by NattoPharma. The research... Read More
26 Jul 2021
--- Ingredients by Nature (IBN) has acquired the Sytrinol brand, which uses compounds in citrus peel and palm fruit extracts to support heart health. IBN will now explore the synergistic combination of its clinically backed... Read More
23 Jul 2021
--- Vitamin K2 is poised to emerge “as one of the most important supplemental nutrients,” following the latest research on its role in immunity and COVID-19. This is according to studies backed by Kappa Bioscience,... Read More
20 Jul 2021
--- Euromed’s new lemon-based botanical ingredient Wellemon may have better bioavailability than orange extract, according to a recent clinical study. The extract is poised to meet health needs as it is a rich source of... Read More