MegaFlora for Over 50 from MegaFood is a non-GMO probiotic featuring the original MegaFlora 14 strain blend with additional amounts of Bifidobacterium lactis and Lactobacillus plantaruim, and 500 mg of FoodState Turmeric Root and 300 mg of FoodState Prebiotic Blend (containing 100 mg each of Beet Root, Burdock Root and Dandelion Root).

New from Bluebonnet Nutrition are EarthSweet Chewables Calcium Magnesium & Vitamin D3 tablets. The kosher-certified and gluten-free chewable tablets contain 500 mg of calcium and 250 mg of magnesium in a 2:1 ratio, as well as 400 IU of vitamin D3 from lanolin in each serving. The product is available in vanilla and orange/vanilla flavors.

New from NeoCell is Glow Matrix, a supplement designed to support internal hydration of the skin. Key ingredients include the Glow Matrix blend of vitamins, minerals, and extracts, along with hyaluronic acid and ceramides. According to the company, one clinical study on ceramides showed increases in skin elasticity, smoothness and moisture in subjects. A typical serving of Glow Matrix is three small capsules, daily.

New Telomere Plus from Enzymedica delivers vitamin D3 and a Telomerin blend, consisting of astragalus, broccoli seed extract and rhodiola extract, to synergistically support telomerase. Telomerase is a naturally occurring enzyme that influences cells’ capacity to lengthen telomeres and prevent them from getting shorter.

Non-GMO Project Verified Organic Triple Fiber powder and Triple Fiber capsules are available from Renew Life Formulas. The supplement includes flaxseed, oat bran and acacia. Several other Renew Life products are undergoing testing as part of the Non-GMO Project Verification process.

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Nutri Lifescience is Bergamonte for cardiovascular and endocrine support. The supplement, derived from Citrus Bergamia Risso, is said to support the cardiovascular system, healthy cholesterol levels, weight management and healthy blood sugar levels.

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EuroPharma has recently launched Terry Naturally FastBlock Allergy Relief, a patented medical device designed to block allergen contact to the nasal receptors in order to stop symptoms such as sneezing, itchy nose and congestion.

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dna testing

In a panel discussion about botanical testing methods during SupplySide West, industry experts addressed a top-of-mind issue: DNA testing. Elan Sudberg, CEO of Alkemist Laboratories, noted that DNA-Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is “newer and better than DNA barcoding.”