• White Paper Discusses Boswellia Research

    January 24, 2011
    Verdure Sciences has released a White Paper on Boswellia serrata research, with a particular focus on human bioavailability and chemistry of its Wokvel extract, which the company claims preserves the natural spectrum of active Boswellia compounds. R…

  • Meriva May Help Osteoarthritis Patients

    January 11, 2011
    In a new study from Italian researchers published in Alternative Medicine Review, Meriva, a proprietary formulation of curcumin with soy phospholipids from Indena, has been shown to relieve pain and increase mobility in patients with osteoarthritis a…

  • BetaPower Benefits Athletic Performance

    December 10, 2010
    New research presented at the annual conference of the International Society of Sports Nutrition demonstrated that betaine supplementation has a positive impact on athletic power. Research examined the effect of betaine, a nutrient found at high lev…

  • Superba Krill Oil May Offer Superior Uptake of Omega 3 EPA and DHA

    November 29, 2010
    A new study on the effects of Superba krill oil from Aker BioMarine Antarctic in healthy volunteers indicated comparable metabolic effects at a lower dose of EPA and DHA compared to fish oil. Research was performed in cooperation with Akershus Univer…

  • Phase 3 Sugar Controller Reduces Insulin and Glucose Impact to Sucrose

    November 29, 2010
    Results of both pilot and clinical studies recently showed that Phase 3 Sugar Controller, a patent-pending, proprietary combination of a specific form of L-arabinose and a patented form of chromium, significantly reduced both blood glucose and insuli…

  • Sharp-PS GOLD May Have Positive Effect on Memory

    November 9, 2010
    A new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Clinical Interventions in Aging (2010:5 313-316) indicates that phosphatidylserine containing omega 3 fatty acids (PS-omega 3) may have a favorable effect on memory recall in subjects with subjective…

  • Plant Sterols Target Benefits Beyond Lowering Cholesterol

    November 9, 2010
    New research shows the promising benefits of phytosterols for reducing triglycerides, for use in personalized nutritional programs and for combination therapies with other dietary supplements and drugs, according to a presentation from Todd Rideout,…

  • Study Indicates Bioavailability of FloraGLO Lutein with Actilease

    November 2, 2010
    Kemin Health, L.C., creator of FloraGLO lutein, and DSM Nutritional Products recently presented new research demonstrating the bioavailability of FloraGLO Lutein with Actilease technology. Lutein bioavailability, or the delivery of the ingredient t…

  • Probiotic Formula Alleviates Psychological Distress

    November 2, 2010
    A new randomized study demonstrated the efficacy of the probiotic formula Probio’Stick (a combination of Lactobacillus Rosell-52 and Bifidobacterium Rosell-175) to alleviate psychological distress in healthy volunteers. The study was introduce…

  • Probiotics May Help Fight the Flu

    October 29, 2010
    A new clinical study sponsored by Chr. Hansen and conducted in cooperation with a hospital and the University of Milan documents that supplementation with either of the strains BB-12 or L. casei 431 may improve the body’s resistance to common i…

  • Tocomin SupraBio Boosts Immune Response in Human

    October 26, 2010
    Tocomin SupraBio bioenhanced palm tocotrienol complex from Carotech Inc. improved immune response and function in healthy women volunteers post vaccination, according to a study published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. This randomize…

  • Pycnogenol Naturally Improves Tinnitus

    October 20, 2010
    New research shows Pycnogenol French maritime pine bark extract, from Natural Health Science, is effective in relieving tinnitus symptoms and improving inner ear blood flow. The study was recently published in Panminerva Medica. Tinnitus is a hearing…

  • Zeaxanthin Trade Association Publishes Analytical Standard

    October 20, 2010
    Members of the Zeaxanthin Trade Association have adopted and published a common chiral analytical method to measure the relative percentages of the different zeaxanthin stereoisomers—(3R, 3’R), (3R, 3’S) and (3S, 3’S)—in…

  • Superba Krill Oil Shows Benefits for ADHD

    October 20, 2010
    A clinical study in children with attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD) suggests that Superba krill oil from Aker BioMarine offered significant improvements in both clinical scores and in identified EEG patterns as compared to typical ADHD EE…

  • geniVida Reduces Hot Flashes and Night Sweats

    October 20, 2010
    A new study showed that geniVida genistein from DSM Nutritional Products reduced hot flashes and night sweats by 51% in postmenopausal women over three months. The study was presented by Dr. James Elliott at the 9th International Symposium on the Rol…

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