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Americas: Cargill’s report finds more consumers intend to purchase omega-3 oils

At least 98% of consumers have now heard of omega-3 oils and more are likely to purchase products containing α-linolenic acid (ALA), eicosapentaenoic acid...

Americas: Study finds vitamin B3 help people enjoy longer, healthier lives

A team of researchers headed by Charles Brenner, the Roy J. Carver Chair of Biochemistry at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine,...

Asia Pacific: MitoQ releases two ‘super nutraceuticals’

New Zealand-based MitoQ has launched two 'super nutraceuticals' designed to assist in aging with vitality. MitoQ is a mitochondria-targeting antioxidant developed at the University of...

Americas: High folic acid intake in aged mice causes a lowered immune response

Previous studies have shown an association between high folic acid intake and a reduction in the immune system defenses needed to fight viral infections...

Europe: Fish oil could save €13B a year in EU healthcare costs, finds study

More widespread regular consumption of Omega 3 supplements could save healthcare systems and providers in the EU a total of €12.9 billion (US$14.72 billion)...

Europe: Barry Callebaut, Naturex partner on cocoa extract products

Barry Callebaut is licensing its approved 13.5 European Food Safety Authority health claim on cocoa flavanols for cocoa extract products to Naturex for a...

Asia Pacific: Nutraceuticals vital in preventive healthcare, says Frost & Sullivan

Besides the increasing number of consumers taking a proactive approach towards their health, the prevalence of chronic diseases (such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease)...

Europe: Epax Ultra and Core concentrates now halal-certified, says FMC Corp

FMC Corporation’s Health and Nutrition division announces the Halal certification for all current Epax Ultra and Core concentrates manufactured in the FMC omega-3 facility...

Asia Pacific: Singapore to hold Vitafoods Asia 2017

Vitafoods Asia 2016 has concluded with more than 160 international suppliers presenting the latest ingredients, innovative products, services, and equipment to a pan-Asian audience...

Europe: Nutrition delivers health, economic benefits in aging populations, says DSM

DSM is marking the fourth anniversary of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing, with a call for the impact of optimal...

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