women's health

02 Jun 2020
--- Israel-based supplements manufacturer Anlit has added three nutraceuticals to its VitaBites immune health product portfolio. Long Life Probiotic (LLP) Immune Probiotics, Zinc and Elderberry (Sambuca nigra) bites have arrived... Read More
02 Jun 2020
--- Pregnant women who consume extra choline supplements may decrease the negative impact that viral respiratory infections, including COVID-19, can have on their babies. This is according to a new study from the University of... Read More
26 May 2020
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a mix of lactic acid, citric acid and potassium bitartrate as the first non-hormonal prescription gel for the prevention of pregnancy. Evoferm Biosciences’ Phexxi... Read More
20 May 2020
--- Gnosis by Lesaffre is highlighting a new review detailing the potential mechanisms of its Saccharomyces cerevisiae CNCM I-3856 strain, called Quatreflora Biotic, for vaginal infections caused by fungi and bacteria. The... Read More
12 May 2020
--- The global senior population continues to grow, with predictions saying that by the year 2060 the percentage of people over sixty will outnumber that of teenagers. This has led to a broader group of consumers seeking... Read More
12 May 2020
--- Nutrition heavyweight Royal DSM has unveiled a novel plant-based and high-quality docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) oil coined life’sDHA SF55-O200DS for maternal and early life nutrition solutions. The algae-derived... Read More
07 May 2020
--- Mineral ingredients manufacturer Omya has launched Omyaforte 100-OG, a calcium source boasting superior bioavailability. The new ingredient is suitable for fortified foods and powdered supplement formulations aimed at... Read More
28 Apr 2020
--- Better vitamin K status in patients with COVID-19 has been linked to improved health outcomes, compared to patients with poor vitamin K status. The research, published in the journal Preprints, suggests a connection between... Read More
22 Apr 2020
--- Wellness company Ami Wellness has unveiled a new product category targeting pain relief for women. Using adaptogenic plants to heal and balance the body for a natural path to wellness, the products’ development was led... Read More
22 Apr 2020
--- The restrictions necessitated by COVID-19 have created difficult financial situations across the nutrition industry, including in the US, where 95 percent of natural products businesses have had their small business loans... Read More
21 Apr 2020
--- Chr. Hansen Holding has acquired Austrian B2B company HSO Health Care to bolster its position in the probiotics for women’s health space. The move strengthens and expands Chr. Hansen’s global microbial platform... Read More
21 Apr 2020
--- Regular, carbohydrate-rich potato-based foods are just as effective as standard sports nutrition products – which are often more expensive – in promoting recovery in female athletes. This is according to a new... Read More
21 Apr 2020
--- The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued new guidelines to detect iron deficiency and overload to prevent severe consequences, such as anemia and poor cognitive development in children. From an industry perspective,... Read More
16 Apr 2020
--- Older mothers who take prebiotic supplements reap fewer benefits to their breast milk microbiota than younger mothers. This is according to a new randomized placebo-controlled trial published in the Nutrients journal, which... Read More
09 Apr 2020
--- Part one of NutritionInsight’s coverage of sports nutrition revealed how COVID-19 is spurring rapid personalization, which could provide an extra opportunity for companies to stand in the increasingly crowded market.... Read More
06 Apr 2020
--- Daily supplementation with Evolva’s Veri-te resveratrol ingredient can improve cognitive performance and reduce the decline in cerebrovascular responsiveness (CVR) of postmenopausal women. This is according to the... Read More
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