According to Save the Children statistics nearly three million babies die within the first month of life and 287,000 women die annually from pregnancy and childbirth, with malnutrition and food security being a major cause. In the last year, improving maternal, newborn, and children's health was headlined as a top priority and centerpiece of the Canadian government's international development policy.

Retailers, is it time to expand your Ayurvedic dietary supplement offerings? Consider this: the Indian nutraceutical market was valued at $1.48 billion in 2011 and is projected to grow to $2.731 billion by 2016, according to consulting and research firm Frost & Sullivan, Mountain View, CA.

With GMO labeling issues now at the forefront, ingredient transparency is an industry-wide concern.

World Environment Day is coming on June 5th, 2015.  Sponsored by the United Nations, it is a vehicle to promote positive environmental awareness and change.

If you haven't had a chance to watch the four minute rap video narrated by Stonyfield founder and chairman Gary Hirshberg, World Environment Day might be a great day to do it. 

Gardens and gardening are a prime part of summer, but we also need to be aware of our surroundings.

There’s no better time than summertime to enjoy being outside in nature and outside in the sunshine, but sun exposure is one of the primary causes of skin damage and aging.

In February 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued 11 warning letters to companies for a host of health claims made on product labels and websites, as well as on Facebook comments.

When my son was diagnosed with celiac disease about two years ago, I could not have told you anything at that time about gluten.