Natural Dietary Supplements

Find reliable answers to your questions with natural dietary supplements news and feature stories at Our writers pore over the research and investigate every angle to provide you with the most accurate and timely information.

Natural Health Supplement News

As a natural products retailer or supplier, it's your job to stay ahead of the latest news and information about natural dietary supplements so you can give your customers the best options for optimal health. Our writers understand how important that job is. That's why they go to great lengths to ensure they deliver the latest in health news and research in our feature articles.

New Natural Supplements

Whether you are a small vitamin shop or a large natural foods grocer, you can count on for the latest updates on new dietary supplements and the entire natural products industry. We stay in touch with industry leaders, groundbreaking researchers, and influential regulators to provide important updates on the natural dietary supplements industry. For more, visit our health and dietary supplements news section.



The new Vegan Collection from MegaFood includes a daily supplement, an antioxidant combination, vitamin B12 and a digestive enhancer for vegans. All supplements in this line are certified vegan, as well as tailored to meet the dietary needs of vegan clientele.
SRP: $6.60–19.40

Four gummies are available from Nutrition Now. Men’s Complete supports energy production and prostate health. 50+ Complete supports healthy cholesterol levels and a healthy heart. Women’s Complete supports healthy bones and provides 100 mg of collagen per serving. Two Calcium Chocolate gummies contain as much calcium as two 6-oz. glasses of milk.

National Enzyme Company is now offering its first in-house label on Professional Formula products, which offer tamper-resistant seals and personalized labels. Included in the new line are products for women (healthy bones and vitality), men (healthy vitality), joint health, cardio support (heart-specific, circulatory, omega-3), sleep aids, energy (with and without caffeine) and digestive support.

Health Logic Laboratories launched a new line designed to “promote youthfulness and vitality through age-fighting nutrients and innovative formulations.” The line includes BioCell Collagen for connective tissue support, i-Sabi for liver support, Fluid HA for joint health, SpineTrac C2 for back support and FloraMune for digestive/immune health.

Available from Dr. Baker Says, Inc. is Nut Oil Complex., a supplement composed of nine essential fatty acids and 16 vitamins and minerals. The formula offers 515 mg of omega-3, 396 mg of omega-6, 2.5 mg of omega-7 and 577 mg of omega-9 derived from walnut, avocado, pistachio, almond and flaxseed oils.

Wakunaga of America’s Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract is now available in combination with vitamin D3 (1,000 IUs) for immune health. Kyolic Vitamin D3 Immune Support provides naturally sourced vitamin D3 from cholecalciferol. Vitamin D3 as well as aged garlic extract have been shown in scientific studies to support various facets of immune health, according to the company.

Biotivia Bioceuticals Company now offers Green Omega 3 (GO-3), a plant-based vegetarian omega-3 supplement with pure DHA made from clean Swiss fresh-water Algae. GO-3 also includes Salba oil, cranberry oil, resveratrol and green tea extract to optimize efficacy and potency for brain and cardiac health. According to the company, sesame lignan directs the omega oils to where they are needed, and beeswax provides a natural time-release effect for increased bioavailability.

Bone Up Three Per Day from Jarrow Formulas provides ossein hydroxyapatite complex (OHC) from free-range calves combined with vitamin D3 and vitamin K2 as MK-7 from natural fermentation. The product supports the deposition of calcium into the bones as well as to assist in building up the organic bone matrix. This new formula is delivered in only three capsules.

It seems as if, for most of the medical community today, the question is not if a patient is suited for statin use, but “How soon can we get you on them?” It’s hardly hyperbole: According to statistics from the 2005–2008 government health survey, approximately 32 million Americans were taking a statin drug. This roughly equals the populations of Florida and Illinois combined.