prop 65

 

San Francisco, CA—A flurry of Proposition 65 news surfaced in California during February.

Anaheim, CA—Vitamin Angels is hosting its 3rd Annual League of Angels event during Expo West at Angel Stadium, Anaheim, CA on March 7, 6:00–8:30 p.m. ($100 to pre-register).

Los Angeles, CA—An appeal from POM Wonderful, LLC, the creators of 100% Pomegranate Juice and POMx supplements, to allow certain claims on their products has failed.

Minor aches and pains are normal parts of life. But chronic pain and stiffness that stops us from doing the things we love aren’t. Here, we cover the many ways to strengthen the body’s support system via nutritional and lifestyle techniques to keep the bones strong and joint movement fluid.

If shoppers are looking for bone strengtheners and natural arthritis remedies, let them know supplements can't be said to cure or prevent disease. Nonetheless, there are numerous natural ways to maintain optimal bone and joint health.

When a customer walks in panicking about their thyroid or adrenal glands, tell them, “Don’t freak out! Your adrenals won’t like that!” Too much stress is enough to throw these glands out of whack, causing your customers to feel tired, unmotivated or anxious, or to gain weight. Diet and supplements can be just the trick to keep everything functioning well and alleviate any worries your customers may have, while giving them back a happy skip in their step.

North American Herb & Spice now has a wild baobab and organic cocona powdered drink mix, Raw BaoMax, for cleansing and soothing. The naturally tart mix contains vitamin C, calcium and B vitamins and provides healthy cholesterol support. Also new is Raw Turmerol, a highly potent and absorbable fusion of wild turmeric oil and extract, and wild oregano and ginger oils for anti-inflammation response support.

Life Extension introduces Reishi Extract Mushroom Complex for natural immune support. This full-spectrum extract has multiple components that have shown to “support healthy immune function and enhanced longevity in a natural experimental aging model,” according to the company.
SRP: $30.

Jarrow Formulas launched a supplement for brain and memory health. MagMind uses a form of magnesium (magnesium L-threonate of Magtein) that supports increased magnesium levels in the brain. Increasing brain magnesium levels supports learning, working memory and short and long-term memory in the young and aged.

Advanced Nutrition by Zahler offers a line of nutritional supplements that includes: MasterMind (comprehensive mood/energy formula), UTI Revolution (urinary support), BioDophilus (high-potency probiotics), PAS Formula (stress support), Abreve (cold and flu defense) and Omega 3 Platinum (fish oil).