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Can A Spoonful Of This Powder Help Prevent Children’s Food Allergies? – Fast Company

Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017

San Francisco-based Before Brands is taking a cue from the Mary Poppins guidebook with its new product SpoonfulOne Daily Food Mix-in, a daily dietary supplement powder made to train a child’s body to get accustomed to foods responsible for 90% of food allergies. With one spoon a day, babies as young as 4-6 months get an introduction to proteins found in peanuts, milk, soy, wheat, shellfish, cashews, sesame, and more….

Determination of glucosamine in food supplements by HILIC-ESI-MS – European Pharmaceutical Review

Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017

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Can A Spoonful Of This Powder Help Prevent Children’s Food Allergies? – Fast Company

Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017

San Francisco-based Before Brands is taking a cue from the Mary Poppins guidebook with its new product SpoonfulOne Daily Food Mix-in, a daily dietary supplement powder made to train a child’s body to get accustomed to foods responsible for 90% of food allergies. With one spoon a day, babies as young as 4-6 months get an introduction to proteins found in peanuts, milk, soy, wheat, shellfish, cashews, sesame, and more….

Can A Spoonful Of This Powder Help Prevent Children’s Food Allergies? – Fast Company

Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017

San Francisco-based Before Brands is taking a cue from the Mary Poppins guidebook with its new product SpoonfulOne Daily Food Mix-in, a daily dietary supplement powder made to train a child’s body to get accustomed to foods responsible for 90% of food allergies. With one spoon a day, babies as young as 4-6 months get an introduction to proteins found in peanuts, milk, soy, wheat, shellfish, cashews, sesame, and more….

Dietary Supplement Usage Increases, Says New Survey – PR Newswire (press release)

Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017

“These findings reinforce the upward trend in usage and confidence seen last year,” said Nancy Weindruch, vice president, communications, CRN. “Seeing more than three quarters of Americans taking supplements is an indicator of our industry’s success in bringing products to the marketplace that are valued by the majority of Americans for their role in health and wellness.” …

Can A Spoonful Of This Powder Help Prevent Children’s Food Allergies? – Fast Company

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

San Francisco-based Before Brands is taking a cue from the Mary Poppins guidebook with its new product SpoonfulOne Daily Food Mix-in, a daily dietary supplement powder made to train a child’s body to get accustomed to foods responsible for 90% of food allergies. With one spoon a day, babies as young as 4-6 months get an introduction to proteins found in peanuts, milk, soy, wheat, shellfish, cashews, sesame, and more….

WFP Ukraine Country Brief, August 2017 [EN/RU] – Reliefweb

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Highlights From January to August 2017, WFP assisted 144,500 beneficiaries including 17,000 through cash-based transfers (CBT), and 127,500 through in-kind food assistance. Humanitarian access to NGCA remains challenging, WFP continues to operate through local and international partners addressing the needs of those severely food insecure. In Luhansk NGCA, activities will be terminated in mid-September due to imposed limitations by de-facto authorities to conduct monitoring of food assistance as per WFP…

Brazil prosecutors investigate plan to give reconstituted food to poor people – The Guardian

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Prosecutors in Brazil’s biggest city have opened an inquiry into a controversial plan to feed poorer citizens and schoolchildren with a flour made out of food close to its sell-by date that critics have described as “human pet food”. João Doria, the populist, conservative mayor of São Paulo, and the city’s Catholic cardinal, Dom Odilo Scherer, have said that the product, called farinata (farinha is flour in Portuguese), will help…

You Can’t Change That: FDA Reiterates Risk of Delegating Responsibility in Quality Agreements – JD Supra (press release)

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

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Dark chocolate is now a health food. Here’s how that happened. – Vox

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

A year after James Cadbury, the 30-something great-great-great-grandson of the British chocolatier John Cadbury, launched his luxury cocoa startup in 2016, he introduced an avocado chocolate bar. Cadbury Jr.’s newest confection loaded just about every buzzy health trend into a fresh green-and-white package: vegan, ethically sourced, organic dark chocolate and creamy, superfood avocado. The company promised to deliver the nutrition of avocados — in a chocolate bar. Journalists were dazzled….

Can A Spoonful Of This Powder Help Prevent Children’s Food Allergies? – Fast Company

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Research studies have shown that introducing children to foods during the first phases of life reduces the probability of allergies. The landmark Learning Early About Peanuts (LEAP) study, for example, found a five-to-one reduction in peanut allergies after five years of feeding as compared with avoidance. There’s also the Enquiring About Tolerance (EAT) study, in which the early introduction from three months of age of six allergenic foods (milk, peanut,…

CRN workshop to define issues surrounding medical foods – NutraIngredients-usa.com

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Timothy Morck, PhD, founder and president of the consultancy Spectrum Nutrition, said that a workshop the Council for Responsible Nutrition is holding in Washington, DC on Thursday, Nov. 16 will delve into the questions that continue to beset the category. The workshop is aimed at companies already actively involved in the category as well as those interested in entering it.  Morck, who will speak at the gathering, said it will…

Dark chocolate is now a health food. Here’s how that happened. – Vox

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

A year after James Cadbury, the 30-something great-great-great-grandson of the British chocolatier John Cadbury, launched his luxury cocoa startup in 2016, he introduced an avocado chocolate bar. Cadbury Jr.’s newest confection loaded just about every buzzy health trend into a fresh green-and-white package: vegan, ethically sourced, organic dark chocolate and creamy, superfood avocado. The company promised to deliver the nutrition of avocados — in a chocolate bar. Journalists were dazzled….

Dark chocolate is now a health food. Here’s how that happened. – Vox

Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017

A year after James Cadbury, the 30-something great-great-great-grandson of the British chocolatier John Cadbury, launched his luxury cocoa startup in 2016, he introduced an avocado chocolate bar. Cadbury Jr.’s newest confection loaded just about every buzzy health trend into a fresh green-and-white package: vegan, ethically sourced, organic dark chocolate and creamy, superfood avocado. The company promised to deliver the nutrition of avocados — in a chocolate bar. Journalists were dazzled….

The taste of fall is the taste of health – Richmond County Daily Journal

Posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Heading into cooler weather typically means we are heading into cold and flu season. It is also the time in which we start gearing up for the holiday season and start enjoying all of our favorite fall foods and crossing our fingers we will avoid holiday weight gain. Isn’t it interesting that all of the fruits and vegetables that come into season during the fall are loaded with vitamins and…

Access to Healthy Foods: How Far Are You Willing to Go? – HuffPost

Posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017

For the first time in the history of the United States, today’s youth are expected to have a shorter life-span than their parents. With medical, scientific and technological advances, this notion seems dumbfounding. But when we step away from the science and technology and take a deeper look at our communities, you can find the root causes.

Dark chocolate is now a health food. Here’s how that happened. – Vox

Posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017

A year after James Cadbury, the 30-something great-great-great-grandson of the British chocolatier John Cadbury, launched his luxury cocoa startup in 2016, he introduced an avocado chocolate bar. Cadbury Jr.’s newest confection loaded just about every buzzy health trend into a fresh green-and-white package: vegan, ethically sourced, organic dark chocolate and creamy, superfood avocado. The company promised to deliver the nutrition of avocados — in a chocolate bar. Journalists were dazzled….

Video: Winners of the 2017 SupplySide CPG Editor’s Choice Awards – Natural Products INSIDER

Posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The winners of Informa’s 6th Annual SupplySide CPG Editor’s Choice Awards were announced at SupplySide West 2017 on the Central Stage on Sept. 27 and 28 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. For the awards, the SupplySide and Natural Products INSIDER content team selected one consumer packaged goods (CPG) product for achievements in innovation and market impact in 27 categories. This video honors the winner of…

Technology for Social Good – Yimishiji and the Chinese food industry – Diginomica

Posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The latest participant in our ongoing ‘Tech for Social Good’ series is Yimishiji, an online farmers’ market in China that is one of six organisations to be awarded a Social Impact Fellowship from GLG. Receiving the Fellowship means that winners are given two years free-of-charge of access to GLG’s consultancy network of more than 500,000 experts in order to help them develop and grow. Yimishiji opened its doors for business…