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Review Paper Bolsters Effort to Petition for a K2-Specific RDI

Oslo, Norway, and East Brunswick, NJ—Open Heart has published a review paper pointing out the overlooked role of vitamin K2 in cardiovascular health, especially in the United States, where K deficiency is significant. The...
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BGG World Announces Astaxanthin Medical Research List Containing 1,200 Studies

Irvine, CA—BGG World and its subsidiary Algae Health Sciences announced the publication of a list of 1,200 studies showing health benefits for astaxanthin. BGG shared in a press release that the intent of the document...
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Research: Herbal Formulation Improves Symptoms of Hair Loss

Austin, TX—Branded ingredients supplier Gencor has reported positive results from a study published in the Journal of Cosmetology & Trichology.The pilot, open-label, randomized, parallel and in-vitro study assessed the efficacy and safety of an...
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GOED Report Offers Insights on U.S. Supplement Users

The Global Organization for EPA and DHA Omega-3s (GOED), in partnership with Trust Transparency Center, has published market research on supplement consumers in the U.S. The report, based on market research done on 1,000...
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Ashwagandha Extract Shows Promise for Immune Support

Kerala, India—Results from a new human study support use of Arjuna Natural’s branded ashwagandha ingredient Shoden for use in immune support, according to a press release. The randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blinded study was published in...
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Animal Study Shows Potential for K2 in Kidney Disease

Oslo, Norway and East Brunswick, NJ—An experimental animal model of kidney failure has shown that vitamin K2 combined with phosphate binders (PBs) could potentially be a useful therapy for chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients....
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Branded Ingredient Shows Liver Benefits in New Study

Cambridge, MA—Karallief, Inc., has published a study showing that its branded ingredient KaraLiv significantly promotes liver function in less than 30 days. “We’re very excited about these study findings, which clearly demonstrate KaraLiv’s safety...
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A Hot Dog Could Cost 36 Minutes of Healthy Life, According to New Research

A study published in Nature Food has ranked foods by their dietary and environmental impact, looking to offer specific, actionable recommendations to help motivate people to change their behavior, according to a press release....
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Study Suggests Curcumin Helps in Alzheimer’s, Beyond the Brain

Kerala, India—A new study has found that a branded turmeric extract could potentially help lessen damage from Alzheimer’s disease on organs other than the brain, according to a press release from Arjuna Natural Pvt,...
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Curcumin Complex Studied in COVID-19 Patients

East Windsor, NJ—Sabinsa’s Curcumin C3 Complex with BioPerine was used as adjuvant therapy for COVID-19 in a double-blind, randomized, controlled clinical trial conducted on COVID-19 patients in India, according to a press release. The...
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Omega-3 Index, Smoking Equal Predictors of CVD

Sioux Falls, SD—A new paper published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition showed that a low Omega-3 Index (O3I) is just as powerful a predictor of early death as smoking. The finding comes...
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OmniActive Presents Research at American Society of Nutrition Conference

Morristown, NJ, and Mumbai, India—OmniActive Health Technologies has presented multiple studies at the American Society of Nutrition conference, according to a press release from the company. The studies the company presented have all been...
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Study Demonstrates Safety of CBD

Denver, CO—A team from Validcare met with members of FDA’s Cannabis Product Council in March to share initial findings from a human safety study of hemp-derived CBD products, according to a press release. The...
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Study Confirms Association Between COVID-19 and Vitamin K Status

Oslo, Norway—A new study supported by Kappa Bioscience has confirmed that vitamin K status is lower in hospitalized patients with COVID-19, compared to a healthy population control group. The research also showed low vitamin...

Study: MyrtiPro Bilberry Extract Shows Positive Effects for Eye Fatigue

Irvine, CA—BGG World (BGG) announced the publication of a clinical trial related to MyrtiPro (BGG’s standardized Bilberry extract containing 36% anthocyanins by HPLC) for eye health. The double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized parallel-group study involved 32 healthy Japanese adults who were administered either one  120-mg MyrtiPro capsule...

New MenaQ7 K2 Cardio Study to Look at High Dosage of Vitamin K2 as MK-7

Oslo, Norway and East Brunswick, NJ—NattoPharma announced that a new 1.5-year placebo-controlled, randomized, open-label intervention clinical trial using MenaQ7 Vitamin K2 as MK-7 has been registered on ClinicalTrials.gov, and is scheduled to start in...