immune health

08 Oct 2019
--- From the showfloor of the ongoing Anuga 2019, NutritionInsight trails its spotlight on the beauty from within trend, which is giving rise to food and nutraceutical products designed to help consumers meet their skin health... Read More
01 Oct 2019
--- Dietary supplements usage in the US has peaked at an “all-time high,” with 77 percent of US adults reporting they consume dietary supplements. This is according to the Council of Responsible Nutrition (CRN) 2019... Read More
27 Sep 2019
--- In nutrition news this week, the University of East Anglia (UEA) is to launch a nutrition research program on how a plant-based diet can benefit people’s health in collaboration with the Quadram Institute, the John... Read More
23 Sep 2019
--- French flavors and fragrances giant Robertet has developed a new patented technology that formulates essential oils in powder form, expanding their applications into nutraceuticals and functional food and drinks.... Read More
12 Sep 2019
--- Indonesian pharmaceutical company PT IMEDCO has launched its test product, coined Glubio, a pure 500g glutathione supplement targeted to raise low glutathione levels in the body. This launch marks the first Setria... Read More
10 Sep 2019
--- It might be possible to reverse the body’s epigenetic clock – the measure of biological age – according to a small clinical study published in Aging Cell. Nine healthy volunteers who took a cocktail of a... Read More
10 Sep 2019
--- Denmark will introduce a ban on perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in July next year due to the potential risks the chemicals pose to human health. The nation cites that the health risk is too great to wait... Read More
06 Sep 2019
--- The right investment in nutrition-directed initiatives could save 3.7 million lives by 2025, according to a new report issued by the World Health Organization (WHO) of the United Nations (UN). Health services must integrate... Read More
05 Sep 2019
--- Dating back millennia, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is now the subject of contemporary study for its potential applications in chronic pain management, disease prevention and mental health treatment. Deeply rooted in... Read More
04 Sep 2019
--- Beta-glucan is set to overtake omega 3 in popularity over the coming years. This is according to experts from the International Society for Glucan Research, who spoke to NutritionInsight about how the immunomodulator is... Read More
28 Aug 2019
--- By 2060 the percentage of people over sixty will outnumber that of teenagers. This creates challenges, especially within health care and social services, but also opportunities for innovation in the food industry. This is... Read More
27 Aug 2019
--- New research from Innova Market Insights has identified key characteristics and differences among Generation Z, Millennials, Generation X and Baby Boomers, as well as the way that holistic nutrition approaches can be... Read More
26 Aug 2019
--- Canadian brand Wize Monkey has created a tea product made from upcycled prunings of the arabica coffee plant, which offers high levels of antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and phenolic compounds. Based on compiled research,... Read More
23 Aug 2019
--- Nestlé Health Science (NHSc) is expanding into personalized nutrition with the acquisition of Persona, a personalized vitamin business founded in 2017. Persona will operate under NHSc’s USA-based Atrium... Read More
14 Aug 2019
--- A high-fat diet can weaken the gut immune system and lead to insulin resistance and, ultimately, diabetes. This is according to new research published in Nature Communications, which showed how a high-fat diet influences one... Read More
14 Aug 2019
--- Consuming flavonoid-rich items such as apples and tea, protects against cancer and cardiovascular heart disease (CVD), particularly for smokers and heavy drinkers, according to new research from Edith Cowan University (ECU),... Read More
09 Aug 2019
--- Distinct markers in the blood of people with celiac disease have been detected within a few hours of gluten being consumed, according to new research by specialists in the field. The new findings point to a potential... Read More
07 Aug 2019
--- Patients with Parkinson’s disease were found to have significantly lower levels of vitamin D in their blood in a study published in the journal Acta Neurologica Scandinavia. The study, which evaluated 182... Read More
17 Jul 2019
--- Trending this year, adaptogens have emerged as a class of herbal extracts with claims of boosting the body’s ability to combat physical, chemical and biological stressors, in addition to elevating cognitive functions,... Read More
27 Jun 2019
--- Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has unveiled a new line of DHA/EPA blends containing omega 3, 6 and 9, which offer benefits that can help support cognitive, heart, immune system or eye health. Coined Onavita Algal DHA... Read More