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Natural Health News

Big things are happening in the world of health and nutrition. That's why WholeFoods' editors are out there getting the facts and bringing breaking health news to you. Whether you are interested in hot products for your store, staying on top of trends, nutrition research, or regulatory news, we have you covered. The devil is in the details, and our writers never shy away from bringing them to you. They delve into a variety of topics to deliver great information to readers; but don't take our word for it. Select a topic or health article that interests you and enjoy!

cheese

USDA to Purchase $20 Million of Cheese Surplus

Washington, D.C.—The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will purchase $20 million worth of cheese and donate it to food banks in an effort to...
NPA, Natural Products Association, NDI, New Dietary Ingredient Notifications, NDI Notifications

NPA Requests Extension for Commenting on Revised Draft Guidance for NDI Notifications

Washington, D.C.—On Thursday, the Natural Products Association (NPA) submitted a request to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for an extension of the...
SENPA Road Show

SENPA Roadshow Draws Crowd

New Port Richey, FL—Seventy-five retail stores participated in the Southeast NPA (SENPA)’s education tour this summer. On their multi-city tour, SENPA board members and event...
People News

People News: September 2016

Jeff Chilton, president of Nammex Organic Mushroom Extracts, Gibsons, BC, Canada, gave a presentation about beta-glucan research at the International Society of Mushroom Science...
Astaxanthin

Agreement Reached in Astaxanthin Trademark Dispute

Fort Lauderdale, FL; Irvine, CA—Astaxanthin suppliers ArcticFarma and BGG have settled a trademark infringement issue that is leading to the rebranding of BGG’s algae...
Newsbriefs

NewsBriefs: September 2016

Pacific Pioneer Brokerage of Cypress, CA, now represents UP4 Probiotics. Bloomingdale, IL-based NOW Foods will donate more than $100,000 in funding and vitamin D supplements...
grocery briefs

Grocery Briefs: September 2016

French dairy company Danone, marketed in the United States as the Dannon Company, acquired Denver, CO-based WhiteWave Foods Co. for $10.4 billion, making this...
Supplier Briefs

Supplier Briefs: September 2016

East Windsor, NJ-based Sabinsa Corporation now uses a “conclusive test to guarantee” its Curcumin C3 Complex products are all of natural origin. The firm...
Ashwagandha

Researchers Link Ashwagandha to Fewer Food Cravings

Los Angeles, CA— Ashwagandha is known for stress support, but can it help with stress-induced eating? Yes, according to new research published in the Journal...
athletic performance

Natural Extract Boosts Athletic Performance in Study

Momence, IL—Athletes looking to get an edge may want to consider looking in an unlikely place: apples and ancient peat. In a recent study...

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