bonestrength

Fact or fiction: Bones are mainly “calcium sticks,” developed until the teen years and frozen until they become brittle from old age. No way! Set the record straight in your store with some basic education about how bones evolve throughout our lives and the role nutrition plays in this process.

healthy indulgences

Pizza, popcorn and jerky. Nope, it’s not a suggestion for tonight’s dinner, though it would make for an interesting combo! Together, they represent some of the hottest savory items in the healthy indulgences market. When considered as a unit, they speak to what gourmet shoppers are craving: high-end natural foods that are built for taste and are still part of a healthy diet.

nature-identical nutrients

Most vitamins that go into dietary supplements are, as most insiders know, synthetically produced.

nature-identical nutrients

Does the word "synthesize" kindle thoughts of things that are unnatural?

nature-identical nutrients

Nature-identical nutrients: viewpoints from the experts.

Men's Health

Though we should always keep in mind what makes us the same, there are lots of important differences between men and women. These differences start biologically, and as a result, certain health issues more frequently apply to men.

Give and take in just the right balance makes everything to work out for the best. Too bad the mainstream food industry hasn’t learned anything about balance, and keeps trying to tip the scale toward an unhealthy diet.

Sabinsa Corporation released a new form of curcumin: uC3 CLEAR. This ingredient is said to offer an improved, more convenient delivery system for curcumin while overcoming the limitations of solid dosage delivery systems such as poor disintegration, slow dissolution or difficulty swallowing. The water-soluble uC3 CLEAR has GRAS status and is made without nanoparticles.

InterHealth Nutraceuticals, Inc. now offers ZMA-3000 for powdered beverages. According to the company, “ZMA aids in replenishing zinc, magnesium, and vitamin B6 levels in the body,” potentially supporting exercise and recovery. The powder is lightly sweetened with acesulfame potassium, sucralose and vanilla flavor. It is suitable for protein powders, powdered energy beverages and more.