sports nutrition

19 Sep 2019
--- Harmless Harvest has launched a new plant-based protein and coconut drink made with a blend of pea, sunflower and pumpkin proteins and a combination of natural coconut fat and fiber. With the choice between chocolate,... Read More
11 Sep 2019
--- As modern life becomes busier than ever, it is an increasing struggle for many people to eat nutritious meals regularly. However, that has not stopped the rise of “clean” and “natural” foods.... Read More
06 Sep 2019
--- In nutrition news this week, DSM celebrated its 150th anniversary of biotechnology expertise in Delft, the Netherlands. A cohort study from the UK showed that while pescatarians, vegetarians and vegans had lower rates of... 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
29 Aug 2019
--- In a study of female weightlifters, nutrition scientists at Florida State University (FSU) showed that protein consumption before bed does not disturb overnight belly fat metabolism or whole-body fat burn, when compared to... 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
12 Aug 2019
--- A study has revealed that mice will voluntarily choose to consume behavioral-effective doses of edible tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) – the primary psychoactive component in cannabis – and do so repeatedly. Lead... Read More
02 Aug 2019
--- US-based specialty ingredients supplier NutriScience Innovations and Arjuna Natural have jointly launched what they tout as “the highest potency ashwagandha extract on the market.” Shoden is available as a... Read More
25 Jul 2019
--- The cannabis plant has been found to create potent pain-relieving molecules that are up to 30 times more powerful at reducing inflammation than Aspirin, according to a study by the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada. The... Read More
12 Jul 2019
--- Personalization and the adaptation of traditional applications are set to be at the center of sports nutrition’s next big trends, according to immune system supplement brand Wellmune, which is owned by Kerry. The... Read More
05 Jul 2019
--- Life sciences financer Seventure Partners has launched Sport & Performance Capital, a new fund dedicated to supporting innovation in the sport and wellness industries. With a final target of €80 million, the venture... Read More
04 Jul 2019
--- Mycoprotein – the funghi-derived and protein-rich food source that is unique to Quorn products – stimulates post-exercise muscle building to a greater extent than milk protein. This is according to a study from... Read More
25 Jun 2019
--- “Real” foods are becoming more attractive than sports nutrition gels or sports bars, according to Food Industry Analyst Julian Mellentin, Director of Consultancy New Nutrition Business and author of a new report,... Read More
06 Jun 2019
--- British starch specialist, Ulrick & Short has developed a new protein fortification ingredient marketed as having a neutral taste and minimal flavor impact. The new clean label ingredient, coined Complex 20 is the latest... Read More
27 May 2019
--- Regulatory confusion over cannabinoids (CBD) has opened up the space for alternatives, within which Gencor has released Levagen, a palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) ingredient touted as having anti-inflammatory and pain relief... Read More
24 May 2019
--- A positive impact on recovery time, immune defense and the building of muscle mass on healthy participants taking Ubiquinol Muscle soft gelatin capsules was reported by a recent study. Developed by Kaneka Pharma Europe, a... Read More
16 May 2019
--- Apollo Brands is targeting the growing market for brain-boosting solutions with its Golf Gum Liquid Core delivery system, which rapidly releases the benefits of natural caffeine and B-vitamins. Although the spearmint flavor... Read More
13 May 2019
--- Broccoli sprout-derived compound sulforaphane may help regulate a set of chemical imbalances in the brains of people with schizophrenia related to the chemical glutamate. This is according to researchers from the Johns... Read More
01 May 2019
--- Fueled by a surge in consumer interest in exercise and health, protein has been riding a wave of fruitful product development. Yet recent research has identified that excessively consuming branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs)... Read More
30 Apr 2019
--- The health benefits of collagen are already well established within the industry and touch on sectors such as sports nutrition, mobility and the beauty-from-within space. Increased consumer demand for sustainable and... Read More