women's health

13 Jan 2022
--- Children can benefit the most from vitamin K2 supplementation, with pregnant and lactating women important demographics too, according to a new paper published in Children. The Poland-based review found that modern diets and... Read More
11 Jan 2022
--- A US study has revealed American River Nutrition’s annatto tocotrienol supplements may be able to keep bone loss at bay in post-menopausal women.
06 Jan 2022
--- UK-based Vegums is bringing its vegan gummy supplements to the US, with three offerings: a multivitamin, omega 3 and iron. The launch is initially online only, but the company is also aiming to enter brick and mortar stores... Read More
04 Jan 2022
--- Children whose mothers consumed double the recommended amount of choline during their pregnancy performed better on a challenging task requiring sustained attention, a US study has revealed.
23 Dec 2021
--- The “most wonderful time of the year” can also be some of the most anxiety-inducing. Biotech supplement company Adventa Bioscience reports that 88% of US consumers feel the holidays are the most stressful time of... Read More
17 Dec 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, chain restaurants in New York City, US, will now have to put warnings on prepackaged F&B high in sugar. The cell-based biotech company formerly known as BioMilk rebranded to Wilk. Meanwhile,... Read More
10 Dec 2021
--- The Australian government has issued new guidance for pregnant women to supplement with 800 mg docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and 100 mg eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) per day. The dose is around four times higher than standards... Read More
07 Dec 2021
--- Bayer is investing €100 million (US$133 million) to accelerate its environmental sustainability measures and cross-industry collective action partnerships. The company’s goals include reaching climate neutrality... Read More
06 Dec 2021
--- Probiotics may be the answer to pregnancy-related nausea, vomiting and constipation symptoms, according to a study conducted at the University of California Davis School of Medicine.
03 Dec 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Swiss biotech company Evolva sold 63.8 million shares to Veraison, an independent asset manager. Nutrisure unveiled what is pegged as the “UK’s first” superfood brand for... Read More
03 Dec 2021
--- Consumers and practitioners alike often lack understanding of the nuances between folic acid, folate and their various forms. This is according to Silvia Pisoni, global market manager of Gnosis by Lesaffre, who speaks to... Read More
16 Nov 2021
--- A widely publicized study has revealed regulatory “safe” limits on human exposure to phthalates may be set at levels not sufficiently protecting human health. The new analysis of 38 human studies identified... Read More
12 Nov 2021
--- Consuming up to 100 mg of caffeine during pregnancy could help reduce gestational diabetes risks by up to 47%, according to a new US study.
25 Oct 2021
--- Flo Vitamins, a premenstrual syndrome (PMS) gummy producer, is releasing its parent brand O Positiv, which will cater to women’s wellness and beauty needs. O Postiv will also feature new products across a... Read More
20 Oct 2021
--- Middle-market private equity firm Gryphon Investors is acquiring Metagenics, a nutraceutical company that develops and manufactures lifestyle medicines. The acquisition will bolster Metagenics’ portfolio of global... Read More
19 Oct 2021
--- Wellness brand Hum Nutrition is launching Fan Club, an estrogen-free solution for managing perimenopause and menopause symptoms. The launch also seeks to normalize the conversation on menopause and “help women feel... Read More
13 Oct 2021
--- Consumers are taking health more into their own hands as shopping has migrated online in the lingering wake of COVID-19. Trust in supplement brands and on-pack claims have become increasingly important as consumers make... Read More
04 Oct 2021
--- As the fall season rolls in, industry players are commencing budget meetings to decide on upcoming product projects for 2022. NutritionInsight speaks to a PharmaLinea executive who details the future trends in industry in... Read More
22 Sep 2021
--- Non-hormonal menopause supplements provider Equelle – part of Pharmavite – is spotlighting the “significant” lack of communication between women and their health care providers (HCPs) about menopause.... Read More
20 Sep 2021
--- Folic acid is on track to be added to UK flour to help prevent spinal birth defects in babies, the UK government is preparing to announce. It is estimated that the move will prevent up to 200 birth defects a year, but could... Read More