oral health

23 Jul 2021
--- The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published its draft opinion on the safety of dietary sugars, which confirms various links between the intake of different categories of sugars and the risk of developing chronic... Read More
12 Jul 2021
--- Beverages rich in antimicrobial plant polyphenols, such as Ocean Spray's cranberry juice, can suppress the growth of bacteria linked to plaque formation, according to a new study published in the journal Beverages.
09 Jul 2021
--- Symrise has launched its first processed probiotic dedicated to oral health. SymReboot OC has proven efficacy in strengthening gums and promoting a healthy oral microbiome. It can be used in various products, including... Read More
06 Jul 2021
--- Swedish probiotics company Probi is investing approximately NZ$9 million (US$6.4 million) in newly issued shares in Blis Technologies, a New Zealand probiotics company. Blis has clinically documented bacterial strains to... Read More
09 Jun 2021
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released guidance outlining key investments for the nutrition sector within President Biden’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Request – the President’s recommendation... Read More
19 Mar 2021
--- Brushing teeth, flossing and rinsing are long-established means of preventing dental diseases, but the role of nutrition is not fully understood. Nonetheless, food, beverages and supplements can all play various parts in... Read More
12 Mar 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) announced the winners of its AHPA Awards, while Gencor had its herbal extract AGEprost approved for prostate health claims. Meanwhile, Aker... Read More
18 Feb 2021
--- While infant nutrition has long been an industry mainstay, children have historically been grouped with adults. However, a shift is starting to occur as new research pinpoints the unique needs of children. NutritionInsight... Read More
28 Jan 2021
--- BioGaia is launching its complete adult health portfolio in Sweden, with its BioGaia Osfortis for bone health and BioGaia Prodentis for the mouth now available on the domestic market.“In line with our already... Read More
27 Jan 2021
--- Sabinsa’s Curcumin C3 Reduct ingredient has potential in oral care applications, according to a new clinical trial. The findings build on previous research and show beneficial outcomes for mouth and gum-related... Read More
30 Nov 2020
--- Chr. Hansen is entering the dental health segment with a dissolvable probiotic lozenge that can help reduce acid-producing bacteria in the mouth. Three years in the making, the launch addresses consumer demand for convenient... 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
13 Aug 2020
--- The oral health sector is a “large and underdeveloped supplement market,” according to PharmaLinea. This is “surprising,” considering the high prevalence of oral diseases. With as many flaws as... Read More
05 Aug 2020
--- The convergence of the COVID-19 pandemic with evolving eating behaviors is expanding the scope of the superfoods market. As consumer awareness of vitamin and mineral synergies expands, demand for superfoods that aid in the... Read More
09 Jul 2020
--- As the potential benefits of human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) continue to be elucidated for infants and adults alike, DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences (N&B) is making major steps in its HMO sector. A new Finnish... Read More
23 Jun 2020
--- Certain over-the-counter virucidal products may reduce the presence of COVID-19 in the saliva of asymptomatic patients. This is according to a pilot study published in Medical & Clinical Research, which examined five... Read More
22 Apr 2020
--- The restrictions necessitated by COVID-19 have created difficult financial situations across the nutrition industry, including in the US, where 95 percent of natural products businesses have had their small business loans... Read More
27 Mar 2020
--- In nutrition news this week, Givaudan reported a 3.3 percent increase in its 19th consecutive dividend at its annual general meeting. Gencor received clinical validation that its palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) extract Levagen+... Read More
20 Mar 2020
--- Celebrated annually on March 20, World Oral Health Day is an initiative of the FDI World Dental Federation (FDI) to raise global awareness of the prevention and control of oral diseases. NutritionInsight speaks to experts in... Read More
24 Feb 2020
--- Increased daily fiber intake is associated with a 23 percent lower risk of ischaemic stroke, while extra egg consumption can lead to a 25 percent higher risk of hemorrhagic stroke. This is according to a newly published... Read More