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Savory foods may promote healthy eating through effects on the brain

Savory foods may promote healthy eating through effects on the brain

Savory foods may promote healthy eating through effects on the brain

Researchers have found that consuming a broth rich in umami–or savory taste–can cause subtle changes in the brain that promote healthy eating behaviors and food choices, especially in women at risk of obesity. Umami is a Japanese word to express a delicious, savory meal, and it represents one of the five basic tastes, together with…

Self-Affirmed GRAS Status for Immunogenic Ingredient LAC-Shield

Self-Affirmed GRAS Status for Immunogenic Ingredient LAC-Shield

Self-Affirmed GRAS Status for Immunogenic Ingredient LAC-Shield

Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd., today announced it has attained self-affirmed GRAS (generally recognized as safe) status in the United States for LAC-Shield, a unique immunogenic ingredient. This development opens the door for manufacturers of dietary supplements, functional foods, and beverages in the U.S. to include LAC-ShieldTM in products designed to enhance immune function. Thanks to mounting research demonstrating…

Deliciously Good Gummies

Deliciously Good Gummies

Deliciously Good Gummies

Broccoli and cupcakes. Chocolate and carrots. Sprouts and soda. “Good for you” does not typically go together with “good taste.” One exception is the new line of gummy vitamins and supplements from Natrol LLC which proves there is no trade-off between quality and taste. As one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of vitamins and supplements, Natrol…

Health claim: Black tea and improvement of attention

Health claim: Black tea and improvement of attention

Health claim: Black tea and improvement of attention

Following an application from Unilever NV, submitted for authorisation of a health claim pursuant to Article 13(5) of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 via the Competent Authority of Ireland, the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) was asked to deliver an opinion on the scientific substantiation of a health claim related to black tea and…

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Savory foods may promote healthy eating through effects on the brain

Savory foods may promote healthy eating through effects on the brain

Researchers have found that consuming a broth rich in umami–or savory taste–can cause subtle changes in the brain that promote healthy…

Self-Affirmed GRAS Status for Immunogenic Ingredient LAC-Shield

Self-Affirmed GRAS Status for Immunogenic Ingredient LAC-Shield

Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd., today announced it has attained self-affirmed GRAS (generally recognized as safe) status in the United States for LAC-Shield…

Get Ready for Summer with Astaxanthin

Get Ready for Summer with Astaxanthin

A new randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial provides stronger evidence for the protective role of algal-derived astaxanthin against skin deterioration caused by…

Clinical trial offers natural eczema treatment, using good bacteria to fight the bad

Clinical trial offers natural eczema treatment, using good bacteria to fight the bad

Eczema is the most common skin disease worldwide. People suffering from it often deal with a lifetime of painful symptoms. A new clinical trial is…

Composition of Complex Sugars in Breast Milk May Prevent Future Food Allergies

Composition of Complex Sugars in Breast Milk May Prevent Future Food Allergies

The unique composition of a mother’s breastmilk may help to reduce food sensitization in her infant, report researchers at the University of California San…

New Probiotic Strain, Bifidobacterium breve A1, May Prevent Onset of Alzheimer’s Disease

New Probiotic Strain, Bifidobacterium breve A1, May Prevent Onset of Alzheimer’s Disease

Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd., a leading Japanese dairy product company, today announced the results of a new study investigating the preventive effects of its…

Ingredients, Latest Ingredients, Supplements

Fucovital®, a Fucoxanthin from Microalgae

Fucovital®, a Fucoxanthin from Microalgae

Algatechnologies, Ltd. (“Algatech”) launches Fucovital®, a patented, all-natural 3% fucoxanthin oleoresin produced and extracted from microalgae. Fucovital’s unique composition is the first fucoxanthin…

Safety of d‐ribose as a novel food

Safety of d‐ribose as a novel food

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

BCM-95® Curcumin Granted New Patent

BCM-95® Curcumin Granted New Patent

BCM-95®, a high-potency turmeric extract developed and manufactured by Arjuna Naturals Ltd., has been granted a patent for “composition for use in treatment…

All-in-one solution for acrylamide, oxidation reduction

All-in-one solution for acrylamide, oxidation reduction

Frutarom Food Protection Solutions offers its all-natural, high-antioxidant solution for reducing acrylamide in heat-processed foods, decreasing oxidation and extending shelf life. High…

Non-soy, non-GMO full spectrum vitamin E

Non-soy, non-GMO full spectrum vitamin E

ExcelVite, the world largest and only PIC/S GMP-certified palm phytonutrient producer, announces the debut of two new branded ingredients- EVNol™-RP and EVNolMax…

Potent Ashwagandha against anxiety and stress

Potent Ashwagandha against anxiety and stress

Arjuna Natural Ltd., launches Shoden®, its high-potency, all-natural ashwagandha extract, at Vitafoods, Geneva, Booth #J30 2018. Shoden® is the highly bioactive extract of…

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Health claim: Black tea and improvement of attention

Following an application from Unilever NV, submitted for authorisation of a health claim pursuant to Article 13(5) of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 via the Competent Authority of Ireland, the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA…

New Product Introductions

Deliciously Good Gummies

Deliciously Good Gummies

Broccoli and cupcakes. Chocolate and carrots. Sprouts and soda. “Good for you” does not typically go together with “good taste.” One exception is the new line of gummy vitamins and…

Three New Products Just in Time for Summer

Three New Products Just in Time for Summer

To kick off the summer adventure season and all the outdoor activities that come with it, Clif Bar & Company, a leading maker of nutritious and organic foods, today introduced…

Paleo, Non-GMO Egg White Protein Bars

Paleo, Non-GMO Egg White Protein Bars

NuGo Nutrition launches a new Non-GMO product line, NuGo Egg White Protein Bars. These non-dairy, whole food paleo bars are certified gluten-free and OU kosher pareve. NuGo…

Wine Water reinventing the near water category

Wine Water reinventing the near water category

Wine Water Ltd., an Israeli startup, is launching O.Vine, the first spring water infusion with the spirit of wine. Alcohol-free O.Vine brings an intoxicating aroma and refreshing…

You Can Have Your Kookie, and Eat It Too

You Can Have Your Kookie, and Eat It Too

Nui Foods LLC is a new company offering a variety of delicious cookies that are low carb, gluten free, and contain only two grams of sugar per serving. Formerly known…

Health product for a quick energy boost

Health product for a quick energy boost

LR Health & Beauty is further expanding its competencies in the health sector. The Ahlen-based network marketing company launches its first product for a quick energy boost: LR LIFETAKT…

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