women's health

13 Feb 2020
--- In part one of NutritionInsight’s coverage of healthy aging, it was clear that preventative care is a key reason for emphasizing protein to protect muscle mass. In part two, other areas of senior health are explored,... Read More
31 Jan 2020
--- In nutrition news this week, Gencor received four health claims for its female healthy aging ingredient Libifem in Canada. Kaneka Americas Holding (Kaneka) also obtained Canadian approval for its Floradapt Cardio probiotic... Read More
23 Jan 2020
--- Pakistani women with a vitamin D deficiency (VDD) have a higher risk of breast cancer, while women with a history of vitamin D supplementation are less at risk. This is according to a recent study that has explored the... Read More
09 Jan 2020
--- In response to increasing numbers of consumers living under oxidative stress from urban and industrialized areas, French nutricosmetics manufacturer Laboratoire PYC has released Skin Pollution Defense. The drinkable... Read More
05 Dec 2019
--- New research indicates that expectant mothers may not be receiving sufficiently adequate nutrition during preconception and pregnancy. This is according to an analysis of a number of studies published in the journal Maternal... Read More
25 Nov 2019
--- Arla Foods Ingredients (AFI) has launched two maternal supplementation prototypes under the Smart Mama concept to support children’s cognitive development during pregnancy and lactation. A low-fat source of protein and... Read More
22 Nov 2019
--- In nutrition news this week, Omya exhibited its range of high purity mineral particles under its Calcipur portfolio at Food Matters Live, in London, UK, November 11-14, demonstrating the positive impact its... Read More
19 Nov 2019
--- In a bid to resolve the controversy around the role of vitamin D intake and women with reproductive disorders, a study conducted by the Finnish University of Oulu has concluded that polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is... Read More
29 Oct 2019
--- A Probi-endorsed study has found that a combination of three of its Lactobacillus strains can help fight bone loss in postmenopausal women. This group is especially at risk of developing osteoporosis due to estrogen... Read More
16 Oct 2019
--- Supplement developer and manufacturer Anlit has added long-life probiotic (LLP) bites to its family-oriented portfolio. The company’s LLP technology stabilizes a range of probiotic strains to preserve live bacteria in... Read More
16 Oct 2019
--- Across the globe, at least one in three children under the age of five is malnourished and not developing properly. This is according to a new report released by UNICEF entitled The State of the World’s Children 2019:... Read More
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
26 Sep 2019
--- Obese pregnant women do not need to add any calories to their daily diet to gain the recommended five to nine kilograms, as this may cause health issues for both mother and baby. This is according to a new study from... Read More
24 Sep 2019
--- Germany-based Taiyo will be presenting a line of new dietary additives at Fi Europe in Paris, France this December, including a functional cola containing Sunfiber. Among the new ingredient concepts will also be on-the-go... 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
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
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
02 Sep 2019
--- In today’s society, gender is often politicized so specifically engaging with a consumer’s sex might come off as a shallow and outdated way of making a quick buck. Savvy consumers are much more aware (and shrewd)... 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