immune health

28 Nov 2022
--- The Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) has shared its revised opinion on vitamin A – retinol, retinyl acetate and retinyl palmitate – used in cosmetics and supplements to support skin health, cell... Read More
25 Nov 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Applied Nutrition announced the release of ten new flavors for its branded Premium Whey Protein Powder. DSM revealed that it would halt the production of vitamin A for at least two months and... Read More
25 Nov 2022
--- At the Free From Functional Foods Expo in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, earlier this week, Danish-based Økolyst showcased its biodynamic products, including its bone broth, an entirely Scandinavian product using... Read More
24 Nov 2022
--- Plant-based, high protein, gluten-free, locally produced products without added preservatives focusing on health were overall trends spotlighted by industry members at the Free From Functional Foods expo in Amsterdam, the... Read More
24 Nov 2022
--- Bioavailability equals convenience – the more easily a nutrient can be absorbed, the easier consumers can fit those products into their busy lifestyles while still meeting their supplement needs. NutritionInsight... Read More
23 Nov 2022
--- Dutch health and nutrition multinational DSM and privately-owned Swiss fragrance and flavor leader Firmenich are launching an exchange offer as part of their merger to create DSM-Firmenich. The companies jointly announced on... Read More
22 Nov 2022
--- Dairy cooperative Laïta Nutrition has launched DADFMS, a powder-based nutritional solution based on dairy proteins, which effectively meets the needs of patients suffering from or at risk of malnutrition (FSMPs).
18 Nov 2022
--- New nutraceutical trends are emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic, as consumer interest spikes in gut health, joint health and mobility, active nutrition and esports. NutritionInsights sits down with Lindsey Toth, director of... Read More
18 Nov 2022
--- High amounts of salt in diets can significantly increase corticosterone – the equivalent of corticosteroid, the so-called “stress hormone” in humans – a mouse model study has revealed. Additionally,... Read More
16 Nov 2022
--- The world has reached a new record of population growth. The United Nations (UN) announced on Tuesday that there are now 8 billion people on earth, a growth expected to continue and reach 10.4 billion by 2080, calling it a... Read More
11 Nov 2022
--- The nutraceutical ingredient could help to reduce lung inflammation, restore respiratory health and reduce lung scarring caused by eosinophilic asthma, a new study reveals. Human trials are in the pipeline following this... Read More
10 Nov 2022
--- Researchers from Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia, are looking into ways of creating a nutritious food system with three components: a 3D printer, yeast and science. Their vision, published in Nature Communications,... Read More
09 Nov 2022
--- DSM is preparing to present several innovations in the plant-based and functional food and beverage spaces and a sustainability product launch at Food Ingredients Europe (FIE) 2022 in Paris, France (Dec 6-8). Visitors at... Read More
09 Nov 2022
--- A study conducted by researchers at the Ohio State University, US, found that increasing dietary tomato consumption may increase the diversity of gut microbes. Published in Microbiology Spectrum, the two-week trial was... Read More
07 Nov 2022
--- New innovations in traditional ingredients were a key focus for many companies at last week’s Convention on Pharmaceutical Ingredients (CPHI) 2022 in Frankfurt, Germany. We spoke with industry leaders about how they... Read More
04 Nov 2022
--- Protecting medical and pharmaceutical solutions while driving up the environmental sustainability of packaging was a major theme at this year’s CPHI trade show in Frankfurt, Germany. During the event this week, we... Read More
03 Nov 2022
--- Perrigo has acquired Nestlé’s gateway infant formula plant in Wisconsin, US, and purchased US and Canadian rights to the Nestlé-owned Good Start infant formula brand, as part of a US$170 million... Read More
03 Nov 2022
--- Inulin, a dietary fiber frequently used in health supplements and known to have some anti-inflammatory properties, can also encourage allergy-related inflammation in the lung, gut and other body parts, according to new... Read More
02 Nov 2022
--- Russia has agreed to rejoin the Black Sea Grain Initiative just as world leaders were warning of major food insecurity wreaking havoc across developing countries. After initially pulling out of the Ukraine export deal,... Read More
01 Nov 2022
--- Hong Kong is preparing to criminalize cannabidiol (CBD) use and possession from February 1, 2023. The city has already set up “CBD disposal bins” to ease the process of ditching products containing CBD. Consumers... Read More