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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!

FDA Approves Health Claims for Macadamia Nuts

HILO, Hawaii—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the petition of Royal Hawaiian Orchards allowing it to claim that consuming macadamia nuts...

Join Our Aug. 2 Webinar on Managing Chronic Pain Naturally

David Foreman RPh, the pharmacist, author and media personality known to consumers nationwide as "The Herbal Pharmacist," will field your questions about "Managing Chronic...
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Infant Gut Microbiome May Influence Cognitive Development

A new study, published in Biological Psychiatry, suggest babies with high levels of the bacteria gene Bacteroides, perform better in cognitive tests. Trying to find...

KKR Buys Majority Stake in Nature’s Bounty

Ronkonkoma, NY — Global investment firm KKR is buying a majority stake in health and wellness product leader The Nature’s Bounty Co. from The...
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Nutrition, Health and Wellness Industry Sets Record Pace for Deals

San Diego, CA – Transaction activity in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry increased 22%, with 436 deals in the first half of...
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Health Canada Recognizes Fruit d’Or Cranberry Seed Oil

Villeroy, Quebec — Fruit d’Or Nutraceuticals has received approval from Health Canada that could take its conventional and organic cranberry oil beyond urinary tract infections...

Thematic “Meatless Mondays” Draw New Customers

Wichita, KS — GreenAcres Market’s flagship store in the Bradley Fair shopping center has started a program for its vegan customers and those who...
Supplier Briefs

Supplier Briefs: August 2017

PIC/S GMP-certified palm phytonutrients producer ExcelVite, based in Edison, NJ has completed the quality/audit inspection of its Malaysian production site by the U.S. Food...

Challenges in Maintaining Integrity of USDA Organic Standard

With organic and natural food demands growing, more companies are trying to meet the certifications required to place desired labels onto their product to...

WholeFoods Magazine Partners With ConnectMii

South Plainfield, NJ — WholeFoods Magazine is partnering with ConnectMii, a video meeting technology provider, to create VirtualMart, a way to make it easy...

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