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The purpose of our health and nutrition articles is to inform natural product retailers and suppliers about the latest natural product and dietary supplement news, so they can take advantage of new opportunities and improve their businesses. Our magazine provides important information regarding the industry's new and emerging product categories, plus the science behind key dietary supplements.

What’s Selling: January 2017

What’s Selling is a monthly review of the best-selling products determined from unit sales at six natural products stores around the country, rotated from...
Detox

Detox or Damage Control: 3-Minute Cheat Sheet and Supplement Guide

As the holiday parties come to a close, for some people, the sleeping bears of allergic and autoimmune reactions come fully awake. Gluten, lactose,...
Worry

Nine Things You Should Stop Worrying About and Why

Ever noticed how whenever a “bug” is going around your office, some people get sick right away and some don’t even notice? Or it...
Specialty Diets, Holiday

Specialty Diets during the Holidays, How to Enjoy Safely

Snow, Christmas lights, and of course cookies, cakes and eggnog… unless of course you’re avoiding gluten, dairy, and sugar. I’m usually all about science. After...

Finding a Cleanse That’s Right for You

Both natural and manmade toxins, such as tobacco smoke, artificial food additives, alcohol and impurities from the air, invade our bodies daily. While the...

What’s Selling: December 2016

What’s Selling is a monthly review of the best-selling products determined from unit sales at six natural products stores around the country, rotated from...

A Brief Historical Look at Vitamin E and Heart Disease

Recent columns have discussed new discoveries about how vitamin E benefits health and also confirmed the safety of megadoses of vitamin E (1-6). Many...

One Hundred Years Later, a Different Battle of the Somme

Editor’s Note: This article is intended for information purposes only. Because state and municipal laws vary greatly, as do the circumstances of individual cases,...

Changing of the Guard

The natural products industry is composed of a truly incredible group of people. Over the years, I’ve heard tons of amazing stories about entrepreneurs...
omega-3s

For Parents Only: What You Need to Know about Omega-3s

There are two basic ways to talk about omega-3s. The first is dry and scientific and tells you the structure and name of different fatty...

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