Trace Minerals Research added Optimal-pH to its Liquimins line of liquid products. Optimal-pH is formulated with a blend of over 72 ionic trace minerals that help maintain a healthy pH. Optimal-pH is certified vegan, gluten free and is said to be free of undesirable taste or smell.

Nutrex Hawaii introduces Super Strength 12 MG BioAstin Hawaiian Astaxanthin Once per Day formula. This new product has the highest potency levels of astaxanthin per gel cap available, says the company. Astaxanthin is known as nature’s most powerful antioxidant, backed by over 200 scientific studies. This new formula is ideal for fitness enthusiasts and individuals looking for increased energy levels.


Omega-7 Complete is available from SeabuckWonders, a division of Health King Enterprises and Balanceuticals Group. It is made with organic sea buckthorn, which benefits mucus membranes, immune function and tissue regeneration. The soft gel also contains omegas 3, 6 and 9, as well as vitamins C, E, B1, B6 and beta-carotene.

EuroPharma’s Terry Naturally brand has developed a supplement to help with neuropathy, especially for those with diabetes who often suffer more severely with foot pain. Healthy Feet And Nerves supports healthy nerve function in the feet and throughout the body, and promotes healthy blood circulation.

NaturaNectar offers all-natural Brazilian Red Bee Propolis and Green Bee Propolis. Brazilian Green Bee Propolis is known for its flavonoid content and antioxidant activity while Brazilian Red Bee Propolis promotes a natural hormonal balance.

Elderberry Gummy Vitamins for adults are the latest product to debut from Nutrition Now. Every serving, according to the company, is tasty and provides a specially formulated antioxidant complex of zinc and elderberry along with vitamins A, C & E. The product is said to deliver the immune support adults need.

The bone and joint health arena is ripe for drawing analogies. For example: it’s not about which tools are in the toolkit, but how you use them. Or: You need a whole orchestra to create a symphony. Further relevance can be found in the idiom: “The early bird gets the worm.” In this context, the prevention-minded supplement-taker gets healthy bones for a lifetime, or can keep the worst of arthritis symptoms from setting in, as the case may be.

While some of us may have a sweet tooth, the cells in our bodies definitely do not. Our cells naturally use a certain amount of glucose for fuel, but they’re not so keen on sweet-stuff overload. Consistently high levels of sugar in our bloodstreams make it tough for pancreatic cells to produce enough insulin. In response, the organ overcompensates by creating too much insulin and eventually becomes damaged (1). As blood sugar levels become consistently high, type-2 diabetes may develop.

Who would have thought one of the hottest foods could also be the most soothing? Capsaicin, the compound in hot peppers that gives them their kick and pepper spray its burn, has become increasingly used in pain-support aids and weight-management supplements.