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 Lemon Venom line from Beautiful Nutrition uses a citrus thermogenic complex and a citrus polyphenol blend to support healthy weight. Available are Lemon Venom Citrus Thermogenic Appetite Control Drink Mix (which includes Garcinia cambogia), Lemon Venom Citrus Thermogenic Slimming Formula capsules; and Lemon Venom Body Lotion to help keep skin healthy and firm.

Michael's Naturopathic Programs reformulated its Daily Immune Factors (formerly Immune System Factors). The product will be available in veggie capsules and is said to help support an active immune system, according to the copmpany. The formula contains nutrients including vitamin A, vitamin C, zinc, folic acid, vitamin E and B complex, and support the manufacturing of white blood cells and other immune system components such as antioxidants.

Millions of Americans suffer from joint pain related to deteriorating cartilage, and many want a magic bullet to vanish the aches and pains into thin air. The reality is that no supplements in your store can be promoted to cure, treat or prevent illness. But, it’s safe to say that numerous nutrients can help maintain mobility and healthy joints, and your advice about them is invaluable.

Our bodies use nutrients from food to fuel many everyday functions—this fact is well-known. However, this relationship means that when food is converted improperly, all of these functions are at risk. One way that this relationship plays out is blood sugar imbalance.

Taking “fiber” isn’t as straightforward as shoppers may think. Your shelves are stocked with numerous different kinds and it’s your job to differentiate them all for shoppers. Here’s a primer on some of the main forms of fibers and what consumers need to know about them.

Gaia Herbs added two products to its line: TurmericBoost: Uplift and TurmericBoost: Restore, both offering a standardized turmeric root extract with 42 mg of curcumin per serving. Restore is made from a vanilla chai prebiotic blend consisting of organic cardamom, allspice, cinnamon, star anise, holy basil and vanilla bean. Meanwhile, Uplift offers all these ingredients plus gotu kola and lemon balm leaves for a healthy mood.

Jarrow Formulas now offers Bone-Up Powder Drink Mix, an addition to the Bone-Up line that supports bone density. Existing products in the line include Bone Up capsules (in 120, 240, 360 count bottles), Veggie Bone-Up (120), Ultra Bone-Up (120 and 240) and Bone-Up Three Per Day (90). Each is a comprehensive multi-nutrient formulation including ossein microcrystaline hydroxyapatite (MCHA), except for Veggie Bone-Up, which provides calcium citrate.

CuraMed, a new effervescent tablet from EuroPharma’s Terry Naturally brand, offers consumers their daily dose of BCM-95 curcumin. This dietary supplement, which dissolves in liquid, is vegan, gluten-free, and non-GMO. As the only patented curcumin with turmeric essential oils, CuraMed supports liver, brain, heart and immune health. This tablet contains a natural tangerine flavor.

Carlson Laboratories announced it will be introducing Pterostilbene, a natural compound found in blueberries and other fruits. This compound is said to have potential health benefits in humans, such as supporting heart health, maintaining normal cholesterol levels, cognitive functions and aging. One capsule of Carlson’s Pterostilbene, according to the company, is equivalent to approximately 2,000 cups of fresh blueberries.