Natural Alternatives International says that as the sole U.S. patent holder of CarnoSyn beta-alanine, it has a responsibility to ensure that consumers are taking the ingredient properly in order to reap its muscle-building benefits.
The events—a summit and a free educational seminar—will focus on various aspects of the fitness and sports nutrition industry, including consumer awareness and industry and market trends, among other topics.
The new pumpkin and hemp protein powders, which “are abundant in amino acids” and antioxidants, were formulated in response to increased consumer demand for plant-based proteins.
Lutein and Zeaxanthin Reduce Negative Effects of Excessive Digital Screen Time, Blue Light Exposure, in New Study
Using OmniActive’s proprietary Lutemax 2020 marigold extract ingredient, researchers sought to determine the potential benefits of macular carotenoid supplementation on blue-absorbing macular pigment, and whether the study subjects’ sleep quality and visual performance might be improved through supplementation with macular carotenoids.
The meta-analysis, comprising 14 randomized, controlled trials featuring 71,899 subjects, found that omega-3s EPA and DHA supplementation may reduce the risk of cardiac death by 8%, and that benefits may be even greater for subjects with elevated triglycerides or LDL cholesterol.
Boswellia Supplement Reduces Symptoms of IBS in New Study, with Fewer Side Effects than Drug Treatments
Indena says that Casperome’s “full natural bouquet of triterpenoids” may provide quick relief from symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome, with fewer side effects compared to standard drug treatments.
Quinoa—now a staple of the North American diet—is rarely ever grown here. Here’s what one company is doing to change that.
The ingredient can be used at daily doses of up to 2 g in ready-to-drink and powder protein drinks, meal replacement bars, and energy and protein bars, which can all be taken up to three times per day.
Steviol Glycosides Remain Unaltered Even after Stevia Is Commercially Purified and Extracted, Study Suggests
The Global Stevia Institute says this is the first study to determine whether steviol glycosides are modified or not in the extraction and purification processes.
First Evidence Sabinsa’s Curcumin Reduces Lipoprotein(a) Associated with Bad Cholesterol in Type 2 Diabetes
In the study, performed in subjects with type 2 diabetes, Sabinsa’s Curcumin C3 Complex together with its BioPerine bioavailability booster demonstrated, for the first time, a reduction in lipoprotein(a), a “protective armor” of LDL cholesterol.