women's health

14 Oct 2020
--- Hofseth BioCare (HBC) is launching ProGo’s Bioactive Peptides in the US to address healthy iron levels. According to the company, Bioactive Peptides are the first and only product without iron in the US market to... Read More
02 Oct 2020
--- Fruit d’Or Nutraceuticals is highlighting the opportunities in formulating with whole fruit cranberry following the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s summer ruling. Supplements with a daily serving of 500... Read More
24 Sep 2020
--- Evolva has uncovered a “clear association” between resveratrol and healthy aging, following the conclusion of a four-part investigation led by the University of Newcastle, Australia, into the effects of... Read More
22 Sep 2020
--- Biosearch Life has obtained its first organic certification for L. fermentum LC40 strain in its Hereditum portfolio. This certification allows consumers to “distinguish products of ecological origin on the... Read More
21 Sep 2020
--- The World Health Organization (WHO) and the UN’s Children’s Fund (UNICEF) have signed a collaborative framework to accelerate public health efforts that put marginalized and vulnerable populations first. The move... Read More
07 Sep 2020
--- Pregnant mice fed a diet high in omega 6 fats but low in omega 3 fats produce offspring that exhibit excessive levels of consumption of hyper-caloric diets, according to a Hiroshima University study in Japan. The researchers... Read More
02 Sep 2020
--- Lallemand Health Solutions is set to unveil a new Lactobacillus plantarum strain to support vaginal health at Vitafoods Virtual Expo, taking place next week. The L. plantarum P17630 (Proge P17630) Rosella strain is marketed... Read More
19 Aug 2020
--- While omega 3 supplements are widely taken, consumers still lack sufficient knowledge to get the right dose and form for optimal health. Nonetheless, omega 3 eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) are... Read More
05 Aug 2020
--- The convergence of the COVID-19 pandemic with evolving eating behaviors is expanding the scope of the superfoods market. As consumer awareness of vitamin and mineral synergies expands, demand for superfoods that aid in the... Read More
22 Jul 2020
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) does not intend to object to the use of certain qualified health claims regarding consuming cranberry products and a reduced risk of recurrent urinary tract infection (UTI) in... Read More
20 Jul 2020
--- Lallemand Health Solutions will commercialize Proge Farm’s L. plantarum P17630 (Proge P17630) probiotic strain, which can aid in maintaining an equilibrium of a normal vaginal microflora in certain circumstances. The... Read More
22 Jun 2020
--- The growing personalization trend has given life to a slew of technology innovation, but Nutrigenomix tells NutritionInsight that increased consumer awareness is still needed for the trend to fully take off. An early... Read More
18 Jun 2020
--- Spain-based Biosearch Life has applied for a patent for a probiotic strain to address infertility problems in women. The biotechnology company says this would become the first probiotic-based product for this treatment and... Read More
10 Jun 2020
--- A new book from Gnosis by Lesaffre called The Innovative Folate: 5-MTHF on Human Health describes the benefits of supplementation with 5-MTHF. This naturally occurring folate is an essential nutrient for a healthy pregnancy... Read More
10 Jun 2020
--- Female athletes lack nutrition knowledge of what they need to consume to maintain health, which may lead to poor performance, low energy and nutrient intake, as well as other potential health risks. This is according to a... Read More
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