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Dietary levels of genistein may adversely affect female fertility

Dietary levels of genistein may adversely affect female fertility

Dietary levels of genistein may adversely affect female fertility

Exposure to the phytoestrogen genistein prior to conception may adversely affect female fertility and pregnancy outcomes, depending on the dosage and duration of exposure, a new study in mice suggests. Chronic preconception exposure to genistein affected pregnancy rates in mice and was associated with prolonged labor, smaller litters and pups, and higher rates of pup…

Next-Gen Alginate for Creamy Dairy Desserts

Next-Gen Alginate for Creamy Dairy Desserts

Next-Gen Alginate for Creamy Dairy Desserts

Algaia S.A. introduces Satialgine® DVA, a next-generation seaweed extract ingredient for dairy and non-dairy desserts. This alginate line provides a unique rich and creamy texture in desserts such as low-fat dairy flans. The company will launch the product range at Fi Europe in Frankfurt, November 28-30, 2017, at booth #11.1F10. The Satialgine line of alginate…

Safety of taxifolin-rich extract from Dahurian Larch

Safety of taxifolin-rich extract from Dahurian Larch

Safety of taxifolin-rich extract from Dahurian Larch

Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) was asked to carry out a supplementary safety assessment for taxifolin by considering also those population groups which were originally excluded at the request of the applicant (i.e. infants, young children and children up to 9 years) for the food…

Re-evaluation of alginic acid and its sodium, potassium, ammonium and calcium salts (E 400–E 404)

Re-evaluation of alginic acid and its sodium, potassium, ammonium and calcium salts (E 400–E 404)

Re-evaluation of alginic acid and its sodium, potassium, ammonium and calcium salts (E 400–E 404)

The present opinion deals with the re-evaluation of alginic acid and its sodium, potassium, ammonium and calcium salts (E 400–E 404) when used as food additives. Alginic acid and its salts (E 400–E 404) are authorised as a food additive in the European Union (EU) in accordance with Annex II and Annex III to Regulation…

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Dietary levels of genistein may adversely affect female fertility

Dietary levels of genistein may adversely affect female fertility

Exposure to the phytoestrogen genistein prior to conception may adversely affect female fertility and pregnancy outcomes, depending on the dosage and duration of exposure, a…

Omega-6 fatty acids do not promote low-grade inflammation

Omega-6 fatty acids do not promote low-grade inflammation

The higher the serum linoleic acid level, the lower the CRP, according to a new study from the University of Eastern Finland. Linoleic acid is…

Dietary isoflavones increase risk of advanced prostate cancer

Dietary isoflavones increase risk of advanced prostate cancer

Dietary intake of isoflavones was linked with an elevated risk of advanced prostate cancer in a recent International Journal of Cancer study. No statistically significant…

Mushrooms have anti aging potential

Mushrooms have anti aging potential

Mushrooms may contain unusually high amounts of two antioxidants that some scientists suggest help fight aging and bolster health, according to a team of Penn…

Vitamin D key for some pregnant women

Vitamin D key for some pregnant women

Vitamin D may play a key role in helping some women seeking treatment for polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)-related infertility get pregnant. PCOS is a…

Fats produced by bacteria blamed for heart disease

Fats produced by bacteria blamed for heart disease

Heart disease and fatty clogs in the arteries go hand in hand. But new evidence suggests the fatty molecules might come not only from what…

Ingredients, Latest Ingredients, Supplements

Next-Gen Alginate for Creamy Dairy Desserts

Next-Gen Alginate for Creamy Dairy Desserts

Algaia S.A. introduces Satialgine® DVA, a next-generation seaweed extract ingredient for dairy and non-dairy desserts. This alginate line provides a unique rich…

Healthier dressings and condiments

Healthier dressings and condiments

Salt of the Earth, Ltd., announces a successful trial of significantly reducing sodium in mayonnaise using its Mediterranean Umami, an all-natural sodium reduction and…

1-Methylnicotinamide chloride (1-MNA) as a novel food

1-Methylnicotinamide chloride (1-MNA) as a novel food

Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on…

Safety of Hoodia parviflora as a novel food

Safety of Hoodia parviflora as a novel food

Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on…

EFSA NOVEL Food Approval – Ingredient for Satiety and Detox

EFSA NOVEL Food Approval – Ingredient for Satiety and Detox

The industry and authorities work hard to improve consumer diets in terms of caloric intake; mainly via reducing fat and sugar content. However, the fact…

Algae-Sourced Beta-Glucan for Immune Health Market

Algae-Sourced Beta-Glucan for Immune Health Market

Kemin, a global nutritional ingredient manufacturer, has launched its BetaVia™ product line at the SupplySide West tradeshow on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, in Las Vegas…

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Safety of taxifolin-rich extract from Dahurian Larch

Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) was asked to carry out a supplementary safety assessment for taxifolin by considering also those population groups which were originally excluded at the…

New Product Introductions

Supplement designed for Endurance Computer Users

Supplement designed for Endurance Computer Users

Source Naturals, a leading manufacturer of advanced nutritional supplements, announced Screen Time Stamina™, a new product designed to provide healthy energy, enhanced mental focus, and vision support for stamina during…

Glycemic Guard

Glycemic Guard

 If you monitor your blood glucose levels, you should know all about fasting blood sugar. That’s the blood sugar count when you haven’t been eating. But…

Gourmet salt made with crickets

Gourmet salt made with crickets

Cricket Flours LLC, Oregon’s first edible insect company, announces the launch of their new Cricket Salt on Kickstarter for World Edible Insect Day taking place October 23rd. After…

Made for coffee: Collagen Creamers

Made for coffee: Collagen Creamers

Vital Proteins’ latest game-changing debut is bringing collagen into the coffee aisle. The new Collagen Creamers made with organic coconut milk contain only clean, simple ingredients – each serving…

The Most Complete Cup of Coffee In the World

The Most Complete Cup of Coffee In the World

Mannatech®, Incorporated, a global health and wellness company committed to transforming lives to make a better world, offers GlycoCafé™, the most complete cup of coffee in the world that provides…

New sports performance gummies

New sports performance gummies

Seattle Gummy Company (SGC), an R&D focused nutraceutical company, is launching a new product line called Energon Qube™. These sports performance gummies take nutrition to the next level…

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