Super Meshima from Mushroom Wisdom supports immune health by benefiting B-cells and T-lymphocytes as well as the activity of natural killer cells. Meshima mushroom grows on mulberry trees indigenous to “Women’s Island” in Japan. Japanese and U.S. studies demonstrate its immune enhancing activity in maintaining breast health.

Keratin Booster is new from Reserveage Organics. The keratin is made with a unique process to ensure its bioavailability and the formula also contains biotin and resveratrol. Keratin and biotin benefit the nails, skin and hair, and resveratrol supports skin health, according to the company.

 

Kyolic 101 Stress & Fatigue Relief is available from Wakunaga of America. The supplement is a blend of Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract along with GABA and vitamins B12, B6 and B1. The product is said to enhance the body’s ability to cope with emotional and mental stress along with contributing to higher energy levels and immune
function.

 

Bluebonnet Nutrition introduces BCAAs Vcaps, which offer 3,000 mg per serving of vegetarian-sourced L-leucine, L-isoleucine and L-valine from Ajinomoto. The Vcaps are pharmaceutical grade in a 4:1:1 ratio “to support muscular health and repair in individuals engaged in strength exercise, such as bodybuilders, weekend warriors and other individuals with active lifestyles,” says Bluebonnet.

There are many paths to the heart: The notion rings true both in love and dietary supplementation. There is a vast and growing block of products claiming to support cardiovascular health, in one fashion or another. The consumer must wade through a steady stream of targeted and often conflicting health claims to suit their given need, and they need all the help they can get from knowledgeable sources. This is where their friendly supplements retailer can step in, to guide them in one of the myriad approaches to a healthier heart through natural means.

Staring at the clock, pulling the cover over our heads and watching late-night TV with the hopes of drifting off to La-La Land. For those that routinely find themselves counting sheep into the wee hours of dawn, it might be time to consider supplements that support healthy sleep patterns.

Bone and joint care is one of those things many people don’t think about until something hurts. But recently, some bone and joint topics have made national headlines, which might leave your shoppers with some unanswered questions about how best to maintain bone strength and joint mobility throughout life.

Pullman, WA—A recent study conducted at Washington State University shows that whey protein helps lower systolic and diastolic blood pressure in young, pre-hypertension individuals. Often associated with physical fitness and muscle growth, whey protein appears to have additional applications for its effective abatement of hypertension in its early stages.

Staffordshire, U.K.—For the first time, a connection between changes in newborn babies’ DNA, prenatal folic acid supplementation and birth weight has been unearthed by a team of UK scientists.