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Cheaper and more sustainable sweeteners

Cheaper and more sustainable sweeteners

Cheaper and more sustainable sweeteners

New catalysts produce sugar alcohols in a cheaper and more selective way creating cheaper and more sustainable sweeteners. Polyalcohols are widely used in the food industry, especially in candy and gum because they bring the sweet without the risk of cavities. Researchers at ICIQ (Tarragona, Spain) and ETH (Zurich, Switzerland) designed a process to obtain…

Healthy weight only protects women from hot flashes during early menopause

Healthy weight only protects women from hot flashes during early menopause

Healthy weight only protects women from hot flashes during early menopause

Greater weight increases the likelihood of night sweats and hot flashes during early stages of the menopause transition but reduces those symptoms throughout menopause and beyond, new UC Davis research published in the journal “Menopause” shows. The study clarifies mixed results from previous research indicating that higher weight was both a prevention and potential cause…

How to turn white fat brown

How to turn white fat brown

How to turn white fat brown

A signaling pathway in fat cells may one day provide the key to better treatments for obesity, according to new research by scientists in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. They reported their findings online ahead of print in Genes & Development. Ordinary fat cells, also called white adipocytes, stuff themselves…

Purslane extract mimics insulin

Purslane extract mimics insulin

Purslane extract mimics insulin

A new study has confirmed the anti-diabetic properties of the purslane herb extract Portulaca oleracea L. The study examined the mode of action of selected substances with potential to mimic insulin activity. Researchers at the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, Wels, led by Julian Weghuber, Ph.D., investigated extracts prepared from seven different plants reported…

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Healthy weight only protects women from hot flashes during early menopause

Healthy weight only protects women from hot flashes during early menopause

Greater weight increases the likelihood of night sweats and hot flashes during early stages of the menopause transition but reduces those symptoms throughout menopause and…

How to turn white fat brown

How to turn white fat brown

A signaling pathway in fat cells may one day provide the key to better treatments for obesity, according to new research by scientists in the…

Purslane extract mimics insulin

Purslane extract mimics insulin

A new study has confirmed the anti-diabetic properties of the purslane herb extract Portulaca oleracea L. The study examined the mode of action of…

Healthy cereals reduce the amount of cholesterol

Healthy cereals reduce the amount of cholesterol

A new discovery at the University of Queensland could help reduce heart disease and boost nutrition security – the access to balanced nourishment – globally…

Social eating leads to overeating for men

Social eating leads to overeating for men

Gorging at a holiday meal or friend’s BBQ might have more to do with your ego than the quality of the food &#8212…

Light elevated iron increase the risk of type 2 diabetes

Light elevated iron increase the risk of type 2 diabetes

Even mildly elevated iron contributes to the prevalence and incidence of type 2 diabetes, according to research from the University of Eastern Finland. Excess body…

Ingredients, Latest Ingredients, Supplements

Cheaper and more sustainable sweeteners

Cheaper and more sustainable sweeteners

New catalysts produce sugar alcohols in a cheaper and more selective way creating cheaper and more sustainable sweeteners. Polyalcohols are widely used in the food…

Icelandic Astaxanthin

Icelandic Astaxanthin

Algalif introduces the first of several microalgae ingredient solutions with the launch of Icelandic Astaxanthin and an insider’s view into their unique facility…

Natural clean label shelf life extender

Natural clean label shelf life extender

Arjuna Natural Extracts Ltd. launches X-tend, its natural preservatives range that keeps food fresh and increases shelf life. X-tend addresses three major food…

EU Novel Foods approval for heart health antioxidant

EU Novel Foods approval for heart health antioxidant

DSM Nutritional Products has received European Union (EU) Novel Foods approval for resVida®, a high purity trans-resveratrol. The ruling means resVida can be placed…

Unique formulation of olive and citrus extracts

Unique formulation of olive and citrus extracts

Frutarom Health BU introduces CitrOliveTM, a patented natural ingredient which combines a synergetic action of a unique formulation of olive and citrus extracts backed by…

3rd Nonbrowning apple USDA approved

3rd Nonbrowning apple USDA approved

Intrexon Corporation, a leader in the engineering and industrialization of biology to improve the quality of life and health of the planet, today announced its…

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Re-evaluation of β-cyclodextrin (E 459) as a food additive

The EFSA Panel on Food Additives and Nutrient Sources added to Food (ANS) provides a scientific opinion re-evaluating the safety of β-cyclodextrin (E 459) as a food additive. β-Cyclodextrin is a non-reducing cyclic oligosaccharide consisting of seven α-1…

New Product Introductions

Daily superfood to simplify wellness lifestyle

Daily superfood to simplify wellness lifestyle

HANAH LIFE launches its first product HANAH ONE to answer the call of consumers for an all-in-one superfood that is safe, simple, and effective. HANAH ONE was created…

Supplement to reduce acetaldehyde accumulation

Supplement to reduce acetaldehyde accumulation

Delta Nutrassentials announced the launch of Essential AD2, the first daily nutrassential health product designed to alleviate acetaldehyde accumulation in people with ALDH2 Deficiency. Approximately 1 billion people worldwide have…

Next generation of fish oil

Next generation of fish oil

Barry Sears, creator of The Zone Diet and author of the #1 New York Times Best-seller, The Zone, brings his latest high-purity fish oil supplement to the public…

Jetpacks and energy gum

Jetpacks and energy gum

Troy Widgery, Founder of GoFast! Energy Drink and mastermind behind the Apollo JetPack, has spent nearly eight years and over 600 formulas developing another cutting edge product: a unique energy…

A breakthrough bar for IBS sufferers

A breakthrough bar for IBS sufferers

The 45 million Americans who suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) gained a vital ally when Rachel Pauls Food launched its website and began taking online orders for a first…

New DNA test to identify your unique nutrition needs

New DNA test to identify your unique nutrition needs

Diet and nutrition have never been a one-size fits all activity, but now, consumers will be able to learn exactly how their genes impact their nutritional tendencies, weight, and…

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