Daily supplementation with vitamin K2 (as MenaQ7® from NattoPharma) improved bone strength and protected against cardiovascular aging in a recent study presented by Cees Vermeer, principal investigator, VitaK laboratory, Maastricht University, at Vitafoods 2012, Geneva. ...More
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) said it can't recommend supplementation with vitamin D or calcium to prevent cancer or bone fractures in its recently released draft recommendation statement, "Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation to Prevent Cancer and ...More
With calcium, vitamin D, vitamin K, probiotics, vitamin C, B vitamins, omega-3s and botanicals, the scientists of the future will be able to look back and learn how the modern-day humans appreciated natural remedies for healthy bones. ...More
The growth and maintenance of healthy bones requires sufficient calcium intake; without adequate levels of calcium ingestion, the body will leach calcium from the bones, increasing the risk of developing osteoporosis and other bone ailments. ...More
The elderly, the youth, women and athletes who play high-impact sports can all benefit from natural bone health ingredients in supplements. And increasingly, they are interested in fortified foods and beverages aimed at bone health. ...More
Research funded by Tate & Lyle and presented at the 2012 Experimental Biology conference in San Diego focused on soluble corn fiber, including its ability to improve calcium absorption and improve gut fermentation. ...More
Quality, Sustainability Driving the Future of Omega-3's
Get a sneak peek at Qualitas Health "alga-culture" fields in Western Texas to see how they're taking control of the supply chain through vertical integration, how they're developing new technologies that offer more sustainable ingredients and how they're delivering omega-3s that meet consumer expectations. Full documentary is now available here!