GOED tested the quality of 48 of the most-widely sold EPA/DHA omega-3 supplements in the US. Quality was determined by testing the EPA/DHA content of the products, and comparing it labeled content on the bottle.
The saffron extract, AffronEYE, from Pharmactive Biotech Products S.L., is standardized to 3% crocin content. Crocins are carotenoids that possess anti-inflammatory, antioxidative, and neuroprotective properties.
A study recently published in Nutrients shows that isomaltulose, a slow release, low glycemic carbohydrate called Palatinose from Beneo, supports additional weight loss and fat mass in overweight and obese adults.
A review published in Functional Foods in Health and Disease compared the efficacy of astaxanthin sourced from algae (Haematococcus pluvialis), synthetic astaxanthin sourced from petrochemicals, and astaxanthin sourced from genetically-manipulated yeast Xanthophyllomyces dendrorhous.
Cannabinoid CPG: When personalized wellness and the natural world combine
A study recently published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology found that supplementation with a 100% eggshell membrane ingredient called BiovaB.I.O. improved the appearance of skin, and strength of hair.
A study recently published in Antioxidants, found that supplementation with a polyphenols-rich extract from grape and blueberry supports cognitive performance.
ChromaDex International has announced the initiation of what the firm calls a “first-of-its-kind” Phase 1 clinical study.
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The latest research shows amino acids supporting many aspects of active nutrition, including muscle soreness, fat metabolism, and inflammation.