Jarrow Formulas announces the launch of Vitamin D3 5,000 IU, which contains the cholecalciferol form of vitamin D. Jarrow Formula’s Vitamin D3 is highly bioavailable, says the company, and aids in bone, immune and cellular health.
SRP: $12.95
1824 S. Robertson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90035,
www.jarrow.com
 

Ithaca, NY and Augusta, GA—New studies have shown that maternal intake of the nutrient choline during pregnancy can have a positive impact on the neural functions of children born with Down syndrome, as well as those whose mothers consumed alcohol during the first trimester. Choline, found in egg yolks, liver, nuts, broccoli and cauliflower, is part of several major phospholipids that are critical for normal membrane structure and function according to the Journal of Nutrition Web site. This nutrient is also present in numerous brain support supplements.

probiotic yogurt

Wageningen, Denmark—In a recent study conducted by Top Institute Food and Nutrition in Wageningen, researchers discovered that probiotic bacteria found in yogurt drinks change once in the intestines, thereby supporting digestive health.

bone and joint health

In March 2002, President George W. Bush signed a proclamation declaring that the U.S. National Bone and Joint Decade would begin. The initiative’s intent was to raise awareness, promote the prevention of musculoskeletal diseases and advance research that would lead to improvements in prevention, diagnosis and treatment. But as this decade is drawing to a close, is America feeling any better?

2010 Retailer of the Year

Retailer of the Year New Seasons Market ushers in a new era of natural products retail stores.

chlorophyll

World Organic Corporation now has an eco-friendly super-concentrated Liquid Chlorophyll. This product is a 15:1 Liquid Concentrate with 100 mg of chlorophyll (the company’s standard Liquid Chlorophyll delivers 100 mg in 15 ml). The new item is available in 2- and 4-oz glass bottles with droppers.

glucaloe

Lily of the Desert presents Glucaloe, a supplement to help manage weight and blood sugar levels for the 57 million diagnosed pre-diabetics in the United States.

energy 28

Energy 28 from Peter Gillham’s Natural Vitality delivers energy naturally with 28 organic and natural fruits and veggies such as pomegranate, tart cherry, carrot and broccoli sprouts. It also includes golden chlorella, organic maca, Bioenergy ribose and rhodiola. The company says it can be used daily.

rhino gummies

Nutrition Now, Inc.’s Rhino Gummy Vitamin D is an excellent source of vitamin D for children, according to the company. These gummy vitamins are made with natural colors and fruit flavors and are a “fun and tasty way for kids to get their vitamin D.”