Health & Nutrition

Bringing the natural and organic products industry the latest health and nutrition news from around the UK and Ireland.

Green People announces new Alexandra Kay wellbeing collection

Created by the daughter of Green People founder Charlotte Vøhtz, Alexandra Kay is a three-strong collection of natural essential oil blends.

Global experts unite on launch of Alzheimer’s Prevention Day

A group of world-renowned brain health scientists have come together to launch Alzheimer’s Prevention Day, which takes place on May 15th. The day aims...

Viridian focuses on heart health

Viridian Nutrition says it is putting heart health at the top of the agenda with the recent launch of its Cardio Multi.

HFMA Welcomes Houaida Alawieh as New Technical Manager

The Health Food Manufacturers' Association (HFMA) has announced the appointment of Houaida Alawieh as the new Technical Manager. Houaida brings a wealth of expertise...

East Yorkshire’s Bee Health acquired by US nutrition and wellness firm...

UK nutritional supplements manufacturer Bee Health has been bought by US-based Innovations in Nutrition + Wellness for an undisclosed amount.

Celebrity-backed supplements launch into H&B

Seven celebrity-backed supplements by digital health company Feel are to be stocked by Holland & Barrett, the brand has confirmed.

Nutritional training ‘imperative’ for future doctors

A new undergraduate nutrition curriculum has been designed to enable future doctors to better understand the role nutrients play in health.

Protein powder recalled over ‘potentially lethal’ caffeine levels

Following FSA testing Sci-Mx Nutrition Ultra Muscle Strawberry Flavour protein powder has been recalled over unsafe caffeine levels.

Blooming Blends launches with botanical tincture collection

Blooming Blends has launched with a line of tinctures featuring traditional botanical to uplift, nurture and support mind, body and soul. 

FSA to review label warnings after protein shake death

Following the death of teenager Rohan Godhania the Food Standards Agency will review warning labels on high-protein drinks.

Affordable, healthy living? It’s WellEasy

After closing a £400,000 funding round, start-up WellEasy is on a mission to redefine healthy living with an online store with a difference.

VMS category nears £500M – and vitamin D ‘outshines’ the competition

Research from Mintel shows Brits spend almost £500M on VMS – and the nation is demonstrating an ‘insatiable appetite’ for vitamin D.

Take heart with Wiley’s Finest

Wiley’s Finest new Bold Heart has been created to meet consumers’ daily sterol needs with a vegan formula clinically tested to lower cholesterol.

Wiley’s Finest reaches the summit

Wiley’s Finest has created what it says is the first high concentration DHA omega-3 liquid from wild Alaskan pollock fish oil, Summit DHA.

Efamol and Wassen rebrand, add new formulas

Manufacturer of Efamol and Wassen products, Wassen International, has rebranded its range and introduced new products, bringing its total portfolio to 11.

Post-pandemic insights to be revealed at NOPEX

As we moves towards a post-pandemic phase, experts at NOPEX offer insights into how retailers can thrive after unprecedented challenges.

Motion Nutrition sold to Metabolics

Nootropic supplements brand Motion Nutrition has been acquired by Wiltshire-based supplement and nutraceuticals manufacturer Metabolics Ltd.

New plastic-free vegan VMS brand launches

Claiming to be the first VMS brand to be packaged in pouches made from fully compostable materials, Vegan Life has launched in the UK.

Plant-Based Infants: Danone to Enter Vegan Baby Formula Market with Else...

5 Mins Read French food giant Danone has signed a letter of intent with Canadian brand Else Nutrition to make a move into the...

And breathe: Pep-Thyme helps with air pollution effects 

Pep-Thyme, from Bio-Health, is a new product made from the aromatic herbs peppermint and thyme, both of which contain volatile oils known to aid easy breathing and to help mitigate the negative effects that air pollution