Naturex now offers Glucevia, a natural extract of Fraxinus excelsior derived from seeds/fruits. Demonstrated to be effective and safe for blood sugar control, the patented extract is standardized to 10% Nuzhenide and GI3. Naturex says Glucevia works on all types of sugars, both complex and simple.

Spectra 10/5% Red Palm Oil Concentrate is a new alternative to regular red palm oil from Carotech, Inc. Spectra is a non-GMO softgel capsule that contains the equivalent of two tablespoons of red palm oil, which has been shown to reverse the aging process due to its high concentration of carotenoids and tocotrienols.  Spectra is GMP-, Kosher- and Halal-certified.

Green Coffee MD from Quality of Life Labs includes GCA, a patented green coffee bean extract with the herb Cissus, another weight management ingredient. GCA has been studied in human clinical research.

Healthy Origins has introduced 500 and 1,000 mg enteric-coated, vanilla-flavored krill oil softgels using Enzymotec’s K Real brand Krill Oil. Healthy Origins Krill Oil supports joint, brain and cardiovascular health and is sustainably harvested under CCAMLR standards.

Life Extension now offers Brain Shield, which provides 300 mg of gastrodin in each capsule for maximum cognitive support. This compound, says the company, supports the brain’s normal defenses and regenerative mechanisms. Brain Shield is available in vegetarian capsule 60-count bottles. SRP: $33.

To support healthy blood vessels, look to Mesoglycan, new from EuroPharma, Inc. Mesoglycan is a complex of glycosaminoglycans, which the body uses to build strong arteries and veins. The supplement can support leg circulation, brain circulation, eye health and heart health, according to the company.

PatientOne introduces GastroOne. The strawberry-flavored powder provides support for the immune system, restores GI tract wellness and soothes digestive discomfort. Natural science-backed ingredients include L-Glutamine, zinc, fenugreek, slippery elm, ginger and aloe vera powder to soothe the GI tract.

Bluebonnet Nutrition introduces Super Earth OrganicGreens Powder. It blends energizing greens with whole food nutrients from 100% USDA organic-certified wheatgrass, barley grass, alfalfa grass and green kamut, as well as spirulina and chlorella with broken cell walls for improved bioavailability.

Xsto Solutions will now be distributing K2VITAL Delta (from Kappa Bioscience AS). This ingredient is a double-coated, microencapsulated vitamin K2 as MK 7, said to give companies expanded use of vitamin K2 MK 7 in calcium/mineral combination products while ensuring label claims and lowering overages.