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.
Wakunaga of America has released Kyolic Formula 109. Containing Nattokinase, Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract and Suntheanine, this formula is believed to support heart health and healthy blood pressure levels. And, Kyolic Formula 109 is the only product of its kind on the market. SRP: $25.75 for 80 capsules.
Silicium G7 Aloe from Silicium Laboratories combines aloe vera and organic silica to help remove toxins, cleanse the liver and benefit digestive health. Says the company, aloe vera is high in choline, which benefits liver health; silicon also supports liver health while helping to protect against heavy metals and pollutants.
Solgar introduces CRAN FLORA with Probiotics Plus Ester-C Vegetable Capsules. This formula delivers a blend of concentrated cranberry powder, L. acidophilus and Ester-C to help support urinary, intestinal and immune health, the company says. According to Solgar, “CRAN FLORA provides the equivalent of 40,000 mg (40 g) of fresh cranberries without the calories of juice!”
Continental Vitamin Company has just added Superior Source MicroLingual Slumber Helper to its list of product offerings. This natural herbal formula is said to support relaxation and sleep and contains no melatonin. The tablets eliminate hard-to-swallow pills, sprays or liquids, and dissolve in about fifteen seconds or less, thus promoting absorption.
EaseFemin from NaturaNectar is a women’s supplement that naturally reduces menopause and perimenopause symptoms. The company says this product is the first natural menopause supplement that contains premium Brazilian red bee propolis (IsoFactor). This polyphenol- and flavonoidrich ingredient is said to offer relief from hot flashes, night sweats and irritability. Other ingredients include soy aglycone isoflavones, an herbal blend, calcium and vitamin D3.
Bluebonnet Nutrition Corp. now offers 100% natural dualaction protein powders. The supplement combines whey protein isolate, micellar casein and calcium caseinate, which offer amino acid support, purity and protection, says the firm. Varieties include: French Vanilla, Natural Original, Strawberry and Chocolate Flavors (all available in 1-lb and 2-lb canisters, and single-serving packets). And, all flavors excluding Natural Original flavor are sweetened with stevia.
New from Nordic Naturals is Baby’s DHA, a suppl ement made from 100% arctic cod livers. It is rich in both EPA an DHA, as well as vitamins A and D. This product is meant to support the development of the brain, eyes, and nervous and immune sys t ems . Baby’ s DHA a l so comes wi th a measured dropper, to help add it to food.
Added to Trace Minerals’ offerings is vitamin D Pak, a vitamin D supplement that contains folic acid, calcium, magnesium, potassium and Concen- Trace. The product is said to contain 2,500 IU of vegetarian vitamin D. And, every serving contains 200 mg of calcium and magnesium, 100 mcg of folic acid, 100 mg of potassium and 100 mg of ConcenTrace.
Kyolic Vegetarian re-Formulated 102 Candida Cleanse & Digestion also has been made available through Wakunaga of America. It combines Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract with Ginger along wi th Glucanase, Protease and Lipase. Also, this blend can promote healthy digestion of carbohydrates, fats and protein. Kyolic Candida Cleanse & Digestion also is believed to support a healthy GI tract.