During pregnancy, a woman’s body goes through countless changes. Accommodating for the growth and survival of another person can take a toll on a woman’s body, which is why it is important for pregnant women to take pre- and postnatal vitamins.

ViTeenamins and PreTeenamins are designed to support teen and preteen health. According to the manufacturer, the blends of vitamins, minerals and plant extracts offer an increased bioavailability of nutrients (like B-vitamins, amino acids, and antioxidants which support skin, liver, brain and hormonal health) as a foundation for teen health. Three formulas are available: boys, girls and preteens. All are kosher, vegetarian and gluten free.

Bluebonnet Nutrition now offers its 100% Natural Whey Protein Isolate in single-serve powder packets. Packets come in five all-natural flavors: Natural Original, French Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry and Mixed Berry. The company says all of its protein powders are microfiltered, fat free and low in carbohydrates, cholesterol and sodium.

New from Mushroom Wisdom is the Super Chaga supplement, which provides the research-demonstrated antioxidant protection and immune support of Chaga in a concentrated extract. A proprietary hot-water extraction of wild-crafted Birch tree-grown Chaga sclerotium is used, plus Maitake D-Fraction for added immune support.

Continental Vitamin Company’s Triple B- 12/B-6/Folic is available in instant-dissolve tablets, which are ideal for those who have trouble swallowing. The formula offers a combined 9,000 mcg of important B-vitamins, which studies say support healthy memory function.

 

Barlean’s has added a new flavor to its line of Omega Swirl supplements: Blackberry. The sugar-free flax oil offers 2,620 mg of omega 3s per serving. Other supplements in this line include flax oil and combination flax/fish oil blends in various flavors.

Reserveage now has ViraLaurin Immune with Resveratrol, which supports immunity. One to two capsules a day provides cells with nutritional protection that helps diminish the risk of age-related issues and protect against illness. The resveratrol in this product comes from certified organic French red and Muscadine grapes and naturally wild-crafted Japanese Knotweed.

 

Solgar introduced L-Glutamine 1000 mg Tablets, which promote optimal absorption and assimilation. Tablets are vegetarian and kosher certified and are a fuel source for intestinal, immune and brain cells. Two tablets each day are said to support muscle, gastrointestinal and immune health.

Prenatal Oxylent is new from Vitalah, Inc. Prenatal Oxylent is a mineral/ multivitamin that supports preconception, pregnancy and lactation. Sweetened with stevia, this nutritious drink comes in Sparkling Cranberry Raspberry flavor.