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Preparing Kids for Back to School

Keeping Kids Emotionally Strong and Healthy Many kids are heading back to school this month. While back to school can be a stressful time of year, COVID is an additional...

August 31, 2021

Natural vs. Synthetic Caffeine

Chemical differences between synthetic and natural caffeine can lead to different physiological effects. Consumers want naturally sourced ingredients, and caffeine is no exception. Caffeine Chemistry Both natural and synthetic caffeine...

August 16, 2021

New & Trending Ingredients for Sports Nutrition

Big Opportunities with Innovation The sports nutrition market is expected to grow to $33 billion by 2028. While competition in the category is strong, innovation with new ingredients and new...

August 16, 2021

Connecting the Dots - Mapping the Gut-Brain Axis

Scientific research over the last few years suggests that diets rich in fiber can set off a biochemical cascade resulting in reduced brain inflammation which could mean less cognitive decline...

August 12, 2021

Tackling the Sports Nutrition Market

The sports nutrition market took a hit in 2020 as the pandemic shut down gyms and sporting events. But look for it to come roaring back in 2021 and beyond...

July 19, 2021

The Mighty Mushroom - An Immune & Digestive Health Superfood

The Mighty Mushroom – An Immune & Digestive Health Superfood Mushrooms have been used for thousands of years in traditional Eastern medicine. They are known for supporting healthy sleep, anxiety,...

July 19, 2021

Elderberries for Immune Health - How Do They Work?

Elderberries for Immune Health – How Do They Work?   Key Points: Elderberry has become the go-to plant product for immune health and general wellness. Researchers trying to understand how elderberry...

June 22, 2021

Scientific Assessment of the Synergistic Effects of L-Theanine and Ashwagandha

Scientific Assessment of the Synergistic Effects of L-Theanine and Ashwagandha   Based on the common health benefits that L-theanine and Ashwagandha have shown through clinical studies, and different mechanisms of...

June 21, 2021