Green Coffee Bean Extract from Healthy Origins provides nutrients eliminated in the coffee-roasting process, available in 200-mg and 400-mg capsules. Says the firm, this new soy-free, non-GMO supplement contains a maximum 3% caffeine, 50% chlorogenic acid, 65% polyphenols and an ORAC value of 6,500 (umole TE/g) and is said to maintain a healthy weight when used with an exercise program.

A relaxing blend of herbs, enzymes, calcium, L-Theanine and body-balanced sea minerals, Natural- Rest Plus+ from Trace Minerals Research supports a restful night’s sleep. These ingredients help the body to relax and create balance within the nervous system. The herbal blend includes valerian, passion-flower, black cohosh, chamomile, skullcap, wood betony, hops and capsicum.

Formulated from the turmeric plant root, CurcuminRich Curcumin from Natural Factors supports the body’s natural inflammatory response system. Its main ingredient, Theracurmin, has been found in studies to have high oral absorption rates (bioavailability) and blood level measurements. Other benefits include antioxidant potency and detoxification of the liver.

Powbab is introducing a chewable supplement to support immunity strength. Baobab Superfruit Chews are made of pomegranate, acai berry and, of course, baobab. Powbab says the chews are fruity and tangy, and have superfood power. With just one chew daily, it delivers vitamin C and E, and is a good source of vitamin A.

Membrell launched a new look for JOINThealth Original, JOINThealth Plus Ant ioxidant s and BONEhealth, featuring bold colors, bigger produc t name s and helpful info about the products. New retail promotional pieces are available such as window clings, end caps, hanging posters and shelf talkers. Displays were also redesigned.

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San Francisco, CA—A flurry of Proposition 65 news surfaced in California during February.

Anaheim, CA—Vitamin Angels is hosting its 3rd Annual League of Angels event during Expo West at Angel Stadium, Anaheim, CA on March 7, 6:00–8:30 p.m. ($100 to pre-register).

Los Angeles, CA—An appeal from POM Wonderful, LLC, the creators of 100% Pomegranate Juice and POMx supplements, to allow certain claims on their products has failed.

Minor aches and pains are normal parts of life. But chronic pain and stiffness that stops us from doing the things we love aren’t. Here, we cover the many ways to strengthen the body’s support system via nutritional and lifestyle techniques to keep the bones strong and joint movement fluid.

If shoppers are looking for bone strengtheners and natural arthritis remedies, let them know supplements can't be said to cure or prevent disease. Nonetheless, there are numerous natural ways to maintain optimal bone and joint health.