Testing lab Eurofins Scientific (River Falls, WI) is now using probiotic assays developed by DuPont Nutrition & Health (Madison, WI) in order to test probiotics to the strain level.
Twenty-six previously infertile couples were able to conceive after four months of ingesting a novel folate ingredient called Quatrefolic, according to a recent study.
Lutemax 2020 Lutein, Zeaxanthin Ingredient May Combat Blue Light-Induced Eye Degeneration by Regulating Genes, in Mouse Study
OmniActive Health Technologies’ (Morristown, NJ) Lutemax 2020 lutein and zeaxanthin ingredient may fight blue light–induced eye degeneration by regulating some key genes involved in photoreceptor degeneration, according to a new mouse study.
In the analysis, increased intake of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and fish was shown to exert a possible protective effect against anxiety.
The Council for Responsible Nutrition (Washington, DC) said in a recent press release that 73% of U.S. residents take multivitamins, but these products are not intended to be used as magic bullets in the prevention of serious diseases.
In their main analysis, researchers found no significant cognitive benefits in Norwegian preschool students fed a fatty fish lunch versus a non-fish meat lunch for 16 weeks; however, they detected slight benefits in a sub-analysis adjusted for dietary compliance.
The study found that a calorie-restricted, high-protein diet, with or without soy protein, may improve body composition and cardiometabolic health, while also helping to keep weight off over time.
The first-of-its-kind study found that supplementation with Affron, a branded saffron extract ingredient, improved feelings of separation anxiety, social phobia, and depression, in young people.
Vitamin K2 Ingredient Has Good Stability When Formulated with Calcium and Other Mineral Salts, According to New Study
Gnosis S.p.A says that its VitaMK7 exhibited good stability when formulated with calcium and other mineral salts.
L-Carnitine Boosts Post-Exercise Recovery in Young Active Adults, Plus Combats Age-Related Muscle Loss in Elderly, Say Review Authors
In the review, authors describe how L-carnitine was found to help attenuate post-exercise muscle soreness and oxidative stress, as well as to increase blood flow. They also point to growing applications in elderly adults in whom L-carnitine may help mitigate age-related muscle loss, or sarcopenia.