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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!


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...

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...
American Conference Institute, ACI Legal, Regulatory and Compliance Forum on Dietary Supplements, CRN, Steve Mister

CRN’s Steve Mister Covers the State of the Supplements Industry at ACI’s Legal, Regulatory...

New York, NY—On June 27-28, the American Conference Institute (ACI) in collaboration with the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) hosted the fourth annual “Legal,...

Lonza To Buy InterHealth for $300M

Basel, Switzerland—Raw materials giant Lonza announced that InterHealth Nutraceuticals of Benicia, CA, will soon be part of its health and nutrition portfolio. The firm...

FDA Releases Draft Guidance for NDI Notification

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a long-awaited revised draft guidance today seeking to clarify new dietary ingredient (NDI) notifications for industry. Under the...
CRN, The Conference: CRN’s Annual Symposium for the Dietary Supplement Industry, Steve Mister, Council for Responsible Nutrition

Doris Kearns Goodwin to Headline CRN’s “Breakfast With…” Session

Washington, D.C.–Doris Kearns Goodwin, Ph.D., a presidential historian, public speaker and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, will headline the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), “Breakfast with…”...

Environmental Working Group Verified Program Expands

Washington, D.C.—As of June 2016, the Environmental Working Group EWG Verified program expanded to 252 products including lipsticks and glosses, blushes, eye makeup, skin care...