weight management

18 Oct 2021
--- More team-ups between the public and private sectors are needed to fight malnutrition, argues DSM. The company is spotlighting how fortified rice can help support global nutrition as fortification is one of the most... Read More
13 Oct 2021
--- US-based Plasma Nutrition is seeing its ioWhey protein in use for the first time in a specialized nutrition product from Genepro – Genepro Gen3. The third generation of Genepro’s powder supplement targets... Read More
11 Oct 2021
--- A new Aker BioMarine-backed study reveals that krill oil may positively affect the liver. Aker’s Superba Krill oil has been found to “profoundly suppress” disease-promoting lipids and inhibit... Read More
07 Oct 2021
--- Nexira is launching Hepure, a formulation of immortelle, or curry plant (Helichrysum italicum) and clove extracts (Syzygium aromaticum), which the company says has a powerful antioxidant and nutrigenomic impact on liver... Read More
04 Oct 2021
--- US-based retailer Your CBD has unveiled a cannabidiol (CBD) product targeted at weight loss. The innovation comes following two decades of global research. The product, called Trim by Sunmed, is backed by a... Read More
29 Sep 2021
--- Vitamin A nasal drops might help people regain their sense of smell after viral infections, including COVID-19. This is the hypothesis of UK researchers, who will embark on a two-year study to help improve the lives of... Read More
27 Sep 2021
--- F&B companies’ commitment to market their products responsibly is failing to protect European children from ads praising unhealthy foods. This is the assertion of a snapshot survey by The European Consumer... Read More
24 Sep 2021
--- Dutch producer Duplaco is scaling up its chlorella capacity with sights set on becoming Europe’s largest algae producer. Increased production comes amid a barrage of supply and quality challenges from Southeast Asia,... Read More
16 Sep 2021
--- Lief Raws, a division of US dietary supplement manufacturer, Lief Labs, has entered a licensing partnership with CellFlo6 to be the distribution and sales arm of its proprietary performance green tea extract with the same... Read More
14 Sep 2021
--- The World Health Organization (WHO) has chosen the UK to lead a new Sugar and Calorie Reduction Network to reduce sugar and calorie intake across Europe. Work will take place with the food and drink industry to reduce... Read More
10 Sep 2021
--- Many of the smartphone apps used by consumers to track their nutrition are missing content features dedicated to behavior change. This is according to a US study, which highlights the variation between all of the available... Read More
06 Sep 2021
--- The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has approved the first next-generation bacterium, Akkermansia muciniphila, which was isolated from human gut microbiota. The pasteurized ingredient is produced by A-Mansia Biotech,... Read More
06 Sep 2021
--- Women who consume an avocado every day could have their belly fat redistributed as avocado consumption leads to reduced deeper visceral abdominal fat.
02 Sep 2021
--- Technologies enabling rapid and accessible personalized nutrition are stepping in to ease Europe’s health burden, where half of the population is overweight. Helping to keep Type 2 diabetes in check, digital health... Read More
02 Sep 2021
--- Lallemand Health Solutions’ L. rhamnosus HA-114 probiotic improves eating and mood-related behaviors in overweight adults who undergo diet-induced weight loss, according to the results of a placebo-controlled clinical... Read More
30 Aug 2021
--- Akay Group’s latest study has found Capsifen – its red chili extract capsaicinoids ingredient – to have 19 fold enhanced bioavailability compared to normal capsaicinoids, without pungency discomforts. This... Read More
26 Aug 2021
--- New evidence points to a link between eating saturated fat from meat and developing heart disease. A study in more than 100,000 individuals found that consuming 5 percent higher total energy from saturated fat from meat was... 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
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
20 Aug 2021
--- Around 60 percent of employed Lumen users lost weight during the COVID-19 pandemic. This is according to a survey of 1,043 customers that consistently measured their metabolism with Lumen and who worked from home during the... Read More