Herbal Pharmacist Discusses Benefits of Phase 2 Carb Controller Ingredient During Nutritional Outlook Webcast
On March 23rd, herbal pharmacist David Foreman, RPh, discussed the topic of carb blockers and whether these ingredients really work for weight management.
One Way to Market Appetite Suppressants Might Be to Sidestep Mention of Weight Management Altogether, Says One Firm
“I personally feel that the claim of appetite suppression or weight management is raising hopes in the consumer’s mind thinking they’re going to get faster results than they actually will,” said Orgenetics's Saumil Maheshvari.
Chia-Ingredients Supplier Benexia Introduces High-Quality Chia Oil
The company has yet another new innovation: a high-quality chia oil that it says retains all of chia’s healthful nutrients due to a special production process.
Fun Fact: Fiber
Though the term “dietary fiber” didn’t come into use until the 1950s, Hippocrates appears to have been the first person to reference fiber in medical literature.
Missed Our Webcast, "Winning at Weight Loss through Carb Control"? Now You Can Watch It On Demand!
New studies are showing that it’s the carbs—not fat—that contribute most to weight gain. Learn why carbs should be the focus and how you can control carbs through diet and supplementation.
Chicory Root: the Next Great Sugar Alternative?
Why Cargill thinks one particular star ingredient, chicory root fiber, can play a greater role in the sugar-reduction movement.
Cargill Strengthens Non-GMO Traceability
At March's Natural Products Expo West trade show, Cargill (Minneapolis) announced major moves aimed to demonstrate the company’s growing commitment to non-GMO traceability.
OmniActive Talks Weight Management: Capsaicin Addresses Three Prongs of Weight Management, Plus Promise for Garcinia
Capsimax has long been known as a thermogenic and an ingredient that increases lipolysis (breaking down fats), but recent studies are confirming additional benefits such as appetite control.
March 2017 Issue
Trending Ingredients for Natural Beauty
The latest nutricosmetics and cosmeceuticals get back to nature, harnessing everything from Ayurvedic spices to snow mushroom.
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