women's health

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society, gender is often politicized so specifically engaging with a consumer’s sex might come off as a shallow and outdated way of making a quick buck.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
20 Aug 2019
--- Fluoride exposure during pregnancy is associated with lower IQ scores in children aged 3 to 4 years in a prospective birth cohort study published in JAMA Pediatrics, a medical journal of the American Medical Association.... Read More
14 Aug 2019
--- Consuming flavonoid-rich items such as apples and tea, protects against cancer and cardiovascular heart disease (CVD), particularly for smokers and heavy drinkers, according to new research from Edith Cowan University (ECU),... Read More
13 Aug 2019
--- Whether a child is born by vaginal delivery or Caesarian section has a major influence on shaping the microbiome, proposes new research in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology. The maturation of skin microbial... Read More
13 Aug 2019
--- Palmiwon, a fruit extract of the Forsythia suspensa flowering plant, has been found to alleviate dyslipidemia (abnormal blood lipid levels), a commonly observed condition in menopausal women. The popular Eastern remedy is... Read More
08 Aug 2019
--- Dixie Botanicals, a subsidiary of Medical Marijuana, Inc. – the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the US and specialist in marijuana-derived nutraceutical products – has released new... Read More
07 Aug 2019
--- Patients with Parkinson’s disease were found to have significantly lower levels of vitamin D in their blood in a study published in the journal Acta Neurologica Scandinavia. The study, which evaluated 182... Read More
06 Aug 2019
--- Both lactic acid bacteria and gut bacteria contribute to the health benefits of rye, according to a new study from the University of Eastern Finland. Gut microbes seem to play an important role in turning rye’s... 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
25 Jul 2019
--- Health benefits during pregnancy such as weight gain reduction and a lower risk of gestational diabetes may be the result of following a Mediterranean-style diet. Researchers from Queen Mary University and the University of... Read More
23 Jul 2019
--- Good Day, a US-based premium beverage brand, has debuted a line of CBD-infused beverages with the offering of keeping consumers “balanced throughout every part of the day.” The brand’s Cannabidiol... Read More
17 Jul 2019
--- Trending this year, adaptogens have emerged as a class of herbal extracts with claims of boosting the body’s ability to combat physical, chemical and biological stressors, in addition to elevating cognitive functions,... Read More
11 Jul 2019
--- Fiber-rich diets may prove important during pregnancy in boosting the wellbeing of both mother and child, as well as protecting against the serious pregnancy-related condition preeclampsia. This is according to Australian... Read More
11 Jul 2019
--- Natural ingredients manufacturer Natreon’s patented shilajit extract has been found to improve the skin’s microperfusion in healthy adult women. This is according to a Natreon-endorsed clinical trial which also... Read More
08 Jul 2019
--- Global malnutrition is inarguably a pressing issue, yet its burdens on the collective society do not fall evenly, whether geographically or demographically. At present, many food systems are poorly equipped to offer... Read More