Two new vegetarian liquid supplements have been added to the Buried Treasure line from Life Line Foods. Buried Treasure Digestive Relief contains prebiotics, aloe, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory fruits and traditional herbs to promote healthy digestion. Herbal Iron provides non-animal sourced iron along with nutrient rich foods like baobab and nopal, soothing herbs and antioxidants.

Natural Vitality introduced a capsule companion to its liquid Organic Life Vitamins. Whole Life Daily Multi caps are based on the same formulation as its liquid cousin including 24 organically grown veggies, superfruits and fruits, organic quinoa plant protein and organic aloe vera. WLDM also contains a plant-based multi mineral complex, vitamins and other supportive nutrients.

Nutrex Hawaii now offers Green Complete Superfood Powder, a supplement that supports the immune system and healthy energy levels. With a natural vanilla bean flavor, the drink mix-in offers 3 grams of Hawaiian spirulina plus an organic greens blend, organic antioxidant blend and probiotics.

The incredible feat of salmon swimming upstream to spawn is a wonder of nature. How do these fish get the energy to battle their way against the rapids? Some say it’s all due to their diet, which is rich in astaxanthin.

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Fact or fiction: Bones are mainly “calcium sticks,” developed until the teen years and frozen until they become brittle from old age. No way! Set the record straight in your store with some basic education about how bones evolve throughout our lives and the role nutrition plays in this process.

While many of us turn to supplements to improve our quality of life, there are some facets of health that are often missed. One frequently overlooked category is eye health.

FiberTomorrow’s Nutrition now offers SunFiber, a fiber supplement designed to support digestive regularity. According to the company, this can help improve occasional constipation, as well as diarrhea and loose stools. SunFiber is also all natural and gluten free, and dissolves quickly in beverages without altering the taste or texture of foods.

New from Carlson Laboratories is a reformulated Lutein & Greens, which now offers 25% more lutein along with zeaxanthin derived from kale and spirulina. According to the company, “For optimal eye health, at least 6 to 10 mg of lutein and zeaxanthin daily is recommended. For those who are unable to receive these powerful antioxidants through their diet, just one capsule per day provides an effective dosage.”

SuperNutrition recently released SimplyOne Heart Smart and SimplyOne Heart Smart Vegan. The chewable supplement is made from a combination of vitamins A, D3 and K2 (MK-7) plus d-ribose and organic blueberry juice powder. According to the company, the product supports arterial flexibility and elasticity, healthy blood pressure and overall cardiovascular health and bone strength.