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Bringing the natural and organic products industry the latest health and nutrition news from around the World.

Huel vending machines check in to London’s Heathrow Airport

Plant-based food brand Huel has announced that it is situating five vending machines at London’s Heathrow Airport stocked with its on-the-go ready-to-drink SKUs. The Huel...

Wiley’s Finest partners with OrganiCup to help end period poverty in Ghana

Following its recent partnership with School in a Bag, Wiley’s Finest UK has now teamed with OrganiCup to provide girls and women in Ghana...

‘High Quality’ Healthy Plant-Based Diets Cut COVID-19 Risks, New Study Reveals

A recent study has revealed eating a plant-based diet rich in whole foods can help protect against COVID-19. And the staggering results indicate those...

Lycored’s nutrient complex for skin health features in Herbalife’s NPD LycoGlow

Lycored’s proprietary nutrient complex Lycoderm features in Herbalife Nutrition’s latest skin product, dubbed LycoGlow. LycoGlow helps support skin smoothness, brightness and firmness for an...

The Bountiful Company unveils chilled protein bars for clean label crowd

The Bountiful Company has expanded its Pure Protein brand with chilled protein bars containing 15 g of protein from sources such as grass-fed whey....

NPA supports draft CBD legislation on “long overdue” US safety levels

The Natural Products Association (NPA) is welcoming new draft legislation from the US Senate that directs the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to set...

UK’s £1B life science strategy hones in on mental health and aging

The UK government is making £1 billion (US$1.4 billion) funding available to life science companies as part of its new ten-year strategy, dubbed the...

UK’s National Food Strategy proposes sugar and salt tax to “level playing field”

Part Two of the UK’s National Food Strategy has been met with mixed reactions by members of the F&B industry. Among other things, the...

Claudia Winkleman gets on board with Cannaray to lead ‘UK CBD revolution’

British television and radio presenter Claudia Winkleman has teamed up with Cannaray CBD as its brand ambassador in a new partnership that reflects her...

Innova Market Insights explores “new wave of opportunity for functional nutrition”

Consumers across the globe are placing increased emphasis on positive nutrition rather than the more traditional methods of diet control, according to analysis by...

Cognitive enhancement: Mood, memory and healthy aging central focus in a post-pandemic world

Brain-boosting ingredients are rising fast as COVID-19 has put extra stress on consumers’ mental health and well-being. Mood, memory and staying mentally agile in...

NattoPharma welcomes study linking vitamin K2 with Alzheimer’s prevention

NattoPharma is highlighting a new study flagging vitamin K2 as a potential method for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) “prevention.” However, the scientists warn that additional...

Fermented foods boost gut microbiome diversity and reduce inflammation, study finds

A diet rich in fermented foods can increase the diversity of gut microbes and decrease molecular signs of inflammation, according to a new study...

Pharmavite sharpens women’s health focus with Uqora acquisition

US-based supplement specialist Pharmavite has acquired urinary health brand Uqora in efforts to expand the “underserved” women’s health market. The acquisition will grow the...

Kerry acquires Biosearch Life for US$150M to expand functional foods and proactive health offerings

Kerry Group is acquiring Biosearch Life for €126.9 million (US$150 million) to expand its portfolio of health ingredients, such as probiotics and omega 3s....