FitBit Charge HR

Pamela’s Products, a gluten-free food line of baking mixes, cookies and snack bars, has a “Whenever, Wherever Contest,” where participants will have the chance to win a FitBit Charge HR and an assortment of Pamela’s products.

Omega-3s Thwart Preterm Birth

A new meta-analysis published in the European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology suggests omega-3s may prevent preterm births.

High Fiber, Respiratory Health

Omaha, NE—Data collected from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES) suggest that a fiber-rich diet supports respiratory health, specifically reducing the risk of lung disease.

natural sunscreen products, NPA, FDA

In two recent public filings, the Natural Products Association (NPA) encouraged FDA to adopt standards that would result in the availability of more natural ingredients in sunscreen for consumers.

alfalfa

Fort Collins, CO—A new study published in PLOS ONE by researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the University of Washington has found evidence of genetically modified alfalfa contaminating feral populations of the plant.

One of the challenges facing consumers is finding high quality CBD oil from reputable companies like Cannavest. In this interview, we hear from Stuart Tomc of Cannavest, which produces 90% of the world’s CBD oil.

salmon

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has banned the import and sale of AquAdvantage Atlantic salmon, the first genetically modified animal approved for human consumption.

Pines International

Lawrence, KS—Pines International, based here, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year as a pioneer in the green foods industry.

sausalito school organic food lunch

Schools in California’s Sausalito Marin City District are the first in the nation to serve their students 100 percent organic meals, sustainably sourced and free from genetically modified organisms (GMOs).