women's health

26 Feb 2021
--- In nutrition news this week, Glanbia’s performance nutrition unit revealed a decline in its 2020 revenue compared to last year, but says it is optimistic for the future. Evolva also reported a drop in earnings incurred... Read More
25 Feb 2021
--- Ferring, Rebiotix and MyBiotics have entered into a multi-year collaboration to develop live microbiota-based biotherapeutics to address bacterial vaginosis (BV). BV is a common vaginal infection among women of reproductive... Read More
25 Feb 2021
--- Breast milk may provide infant children with protection against toxins and pollutants, according to research that has uncovered a range of microbiome species never seen before in human milk. The study authors suggest... Read More
11 Feb 2021
--- The Functional Chocolate Company is marrying health benefits with indulgence in its first range of chocolates. The US-based newcomer says its four offerings address the most-cited conditions that impact women: PMS,... Read More
05 Feb 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Hofseth Biocare released its quarterly financial report. Meanwhile, Nexira announced its products will be distributed throughout Canada by Quadra as of April this year. Also, researchers... Read More
21 Jan 2021
--- The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is not on track to achieve the UN’s 2030 targets of ending hunger. A new report by four specialized UN agencies outlines how nutritious food affordability is crucial to ensure food... Read More
19 Jan 2021
--- Women’s health is viewed as one of the fastest-growing categories in the probiotics space and yet remains a widely “overlooked” market. However, Chr. Hansen aims to fortify its position in this sector... Read More
05 Jan 2021
--- Biotech company Cambridge Diagnostic Imaging (CaDi) is releasing Lycovary Daily, a supplement that boosts tissue oxygenation and respiration in the ovaries to combat common hormonal health problems in women.Lycovery is a... Read More
16 Dec 2020
--- Global governments and health advocates have committed over US$3 billion to address the unrelenting global hunger and nutrition crisis. The investors, which include the Pakistani and Canadian governments, UNICEF, The World... Read More
08 Dec 2020
--- Protein has a historical association with muscle building and weight management, but it is branching out to encompass other health and wellness benchmarks such as immunity and cognitive support. NutritionInsight speaks to... Read More
07 Dec 2020
--- New evidence-based guidance for managing iron deficiency has been published in a review in The Lancet. Australian and European researchers have released the information to encourage best practices for clinicians to diagnose... Read More
27 Nov 2020
--- Unilever has agreed to acquire SmartyPants Vitamins, a US-based supplement company. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed and the acquisition is subject to regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions.
27 Nov 2020
--- In nutrition news this week, Lallemand Health Solutions’ probiotic Iballicus+ gained three new digestive health claims. Meanwhile, Sabinsa began offering test results detecting glyphosate in nutraceutical products to... Read More
26 Nov 2020
--- Solely designing sports supplements to men’s physiological needs keeps economic opportunities in the sports nutrition sector limited. Sports nutrition newcomer Venus225 aims to broaden the segment with its electrolyte... Read More
20 Nov 2020
--- Researchers at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital have uncovered biomarkers explaining the longstanding link between Mediterranean diets and lowered risk of Type 2 diabetes (T2D). Leaders of the study are calling on... Read More
16 Nov 2020
--- “Tailored to Fit” is one of Innova Market Insights’ Top Trends for 2021, bringing personalized nutrition further into the spotlight and highlighting differences in generational preferences within this... Read More
11 Nov 2020
--- Naturex, part of Givaudan, can now broaden the appeal of its cranberry ingredient, thanks to its newfound ability to alleviate frequent urination in women with overactive bladders (OAB). Previously, Flowens had only been... Read More
09 Nov 2020
--- Women represent a lucrative consumer market beyond the traditional categories of fertility and menopause. However, needs are quickly evolving, so companies must be quick-off-the-mark in addressing the latest demands,... Read More
04 Nov 2020
--- From vaginal health to skin care, immunity and mental well-being, women’s health needs are moving further into the spotlight. NutritionInsight speaks to key industry movers who explain that despite the crowded... Read More
03 Nov 2020
--- Pregnant women’s vitamin D levels could be associated with their children’s IQ, suggesting that higher vitamin D levels may lead to greater childhood IQ scores.