women's health

01 Apr 2020
--- Nutritional research in the obesity space is booming, with American River Nutrition set to examine the effects of its annatto-derived tocotrienol DeltaGold on lipid-related parameters in 60 obese postmenopausal women.... Read More
27 Mar 2020
--- In nutrition news this week, Givaudan reported a 3.3 percent increase in its 19th consecutive dividend at its annual general meeting. Gencor received clinical validation that its palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) extract Levagen+... Read More
23 Mar 2020
--- Consuming tofu and foods rich in isoflavones – such as plant proteins – has been linked to lower risk of heart disease, especially for younger women and postmenopausal women not taking hormones. This is according... Read More
20 Mar 2020
--- UK-based Science in Sport (SiS) has unveiled Performance Solutions, a sports research and nutrition service. The platform is designed to “elevate elite teams and athletes to the next level of performance,”... Read More
19 Mar 2020
--- Biofortification can improve crops’ quality and deliver high yields and steady agronomic performance. Consequently, it provides the key to tackling malnutrition and resolving global nutrient deficiencies at significant... Read More
06 Mar 2020
--- Women’s nutritional needs vary throughout their life stages, shifting in nature from childhood to adulthood and childbearing years, to old age and infirmity. Ahead of Sunday’s annual International Women’s... Read More
27 Feb 2020
--- With gut-health remaining a top consumer concern, Regular Girl seeks to disrupt the space with the launch of its functional beverage powder Regular Girl Wellness. The product is targeting women’s health and boasts... Read More
26 Feb 2020
--- Root’d has launched a multivitamin premix for beverages tailored to the specific health needs of men, women and expecting mothers arriving in pomegranate, açaí and lemon ginger flavors, respectively. The... Read More
20 Feb 2020
--- Industry spotlights human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) on labels due to their beneficial health properties, but an impending EU Regulation is to set stricter marketing requirements. The move seeks to assure that advertising... Read More
19 Feb 2020
--- Bisphenol A (BPA)-free plastic products could negatively affect both a mother’s placenta and potentially the development of a baby’s brain. This is the conclusion of a new mice study led by the University of... Read More
19 Feb 2020
--- Adhering to a plant-based diet over animal products may counteract unfavorable microbes known to increase risk of heart disease. This is according to a new study by the Tulane University Obesity Research Center in New... Read More
18 Feb 2020
--- Hum Nutrition has introduced its latest nutritional supplement called Private Party to help support vaginal microbiome health and prevent urinary tract infections (UTI). The product is formulated with three carefully... Read More
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