Plant-Sourced Minerals from Natural Vitality are purified water extractions of soluble plant-derived minerals that include naturally occurring humic and fulvic acids, polysaccharides, lipids and other nutritional cofactors. The supplement delivers a complex of more than 70 plant-based, small-particle, bioavailable life-sustaining trace minerals in an easily digested and assimilated form.
New from Barlean’s is Wild & Whole Alaskan Salmon Oil, which offers nature’s balance of omegas-3, -5, -7, -8 and -9. The formula not only contains the full spectrum of omegas, but it also provides 500 mcg super ORAC antioxidant astaxanthin and 1,000 IU of vitamin D3. The product is sourced from sustainably caught fish.
Carlson Laboratories offers an improved Nutra-Support Bone formula, which includes vitamin K2 and zinc and increases the vitamin D3, calcium, magnesium and manganese content. “It’s important that we continually keep up with the latest science,” said Carilyn Anderson, president of Carlson Laboratories. “Nutra-Support Bone, like all of our products, is a highly researched formula.”
Fairhaven Health offers a new Fenugreek formula that encourages breast milk production in nursing moms. Whereas other formulas require as many as nine capsules per day, Fairhaven Health’s Fenugreek delivers a dose equivalent to 2,000 mg of standard Fenugreek Seed Powder in two capsules a day. It blends this powder with a Fenugreek Seed Powder extract (8:1).
Membrell launched a new look for JOINThealth Original, JOINThealth Plus Ant ioxidant s and BONEhealth, featuring bold colors, bigger produc t name s and helpful info about the products. New retail promotional pieces are available such as window clings, end caps, hanging posters and shelf talkers. Displays were also redesigned.
Powbab is introducing a chewable supplement to support immunity strength. Baobab Superfruit Chews are made of pomegranate, acai berry and, of course, baobab. Powbab says the chews are fruity and tangy, and have superfood power. With just one chew daily, it delivers vitamin C and E, and is a good source of vitamin A.
Formulated from the turmeric plant root, CurcuminRich Curcumin from Natural Factors supports the body’s natural inflammatory response system. Its main ingredient, Theracurmin, has been found in studies to have high oral absorption rates (bioavailability) and blood level measurements. Other benefits include antioxidant potency and detoxification of the liver.
A relaxing blend of herbs, enzymes, calcium, L-Theanine and body-balanced sea minerals, Natural- Rest Plus+ from Trace Minerals Research supports a restful night’s sleep. These ingredients help the body to relax and create balance within the nervous system. The herbal blend includes valerian, passion-flower, black cohosh, chamomile, skullcap, wood betony, hops and capsicum.
Green Coffee Bean Extract from Healthy Origins provides nutrients eliminated in the coffee-roasting process, available in 200-mg and 400-mg capsules. Says the firm, this new soy-free, non-GMO supplement contains a maximum 3% caffeine, 50% chlorogenic acid, 65% polyphenols and an ORAC value of 6,500 (umole TE/g) and is said to maintain a healthy weight when used with an exercise program.
ViraPro is now available from EuroPharma under the Terry Naturally brand. The formula combines Austrian- grown elderberry extract, high-potency vitamin A and several vitamins and minerals (C and D, calcium, magnesium, zinc and citrus bioflavonoids) for “targeted support of a vigorous immune response and optimal immune defense.”