enzymes

Anyone who is rushing through his or her meal, eating enzyme-deficient foods (those heated over 120 degrees Fahrenheit) (2) or taking an acid blocker, is probably not digesting their food exactly as nature intended—and that’s most of us.

dermatitis and probiotics

Lviv, Ukraine—Data from a recent clinical trial show some promise for the use of probiotics to help those with atopic dermatitis (AD), an inflammatory skin disease.

private labeling

For the last few years, consumers have been reevaluating their buying habits, doing their research and looking for more value for their dollars. As a result, private label brands have seen an upswing in sales because of the value they offer.

delivery methods

Consumers now have a wide range of choices when it comes to how they take their supplements. But sometimes, there can be too many great choices, leading to some confusion about which supplement form is best for each individual.

reddRedd Remedies now makes Lung Care, which promotes respiratory and immune wellness. These capsules contain vitamin B6, vitamin C and magnesium. They also include a blend of necessary herbs and nutrients used in traditional Chinese medicine and ayurvedic medicine.
SRP: $29.99 for 80-count bottle.

Peter Gillham’s Natural Vitality rolls out Kids Natural Calm Multi beverage in an organic orange splash flavor. Containing 24 organic fruits and vegetables, the product is sweetened with organic stevia and agave. The non-GMO, fast-absorbing liquid supplement also contains fish oil, magnesium, calcium and amino acids.

Nordic Naturals now offers two new products: Omega Joint and Omega JointXtra. Both contain fish oil (1,200 mg total omega-3s), vitamin D3 (1,000 IU), vitamin E (30 IU) and glucosamine (1,500 mg). JointXtra also includes collagen (40 mg).
94 Hangar Way, Watsonville, CA 95076, www.nordicnaturals.com
 

Prenatal Multiple with DHA is now available through Carlson Laboratories. This prenatal soft gel was formulated for nursing and pregnant women, and each provides 22 vitamins and minerals along with omega-3. Emerging research says DHA is needed during and after pregnancy, as it promotes eye and brain health.

Full Caps is the newest offering from BNG Enterprises. The capsules contain calorie-free soluble fiber, which is said to support weight management and suppress appetite. According to the company, users of this product will feel full and are therefore inclined to eat less.
3312 E. Broadway Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85040, www.bngprodx.com/products