Health & Nutrition

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

Tisserand Aromatherapy restores balance with new collection

Tisserand Aromatherapy’s Restore Balance collection is a naturally mood-balancing and empowering line of bodycare products.

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. 

Viridian highlights independent health stores in new menopause campaign

To coincide with Menopause Awareness Month, a new campaign spearheaded by Viridian Nutrition is highlighting the importance of health stores.

Health & Her launches phytoestrogen-free menopause supplements

Health & Her has created its first live culture, phytoestrogen-free supplements targeting perimenopause and menopause. 

Planet Organic launches own-brand supplements line

Planet organic has created a ten-strong collection of food supplements as the first offering under its new Planet Originals label.

Motion Nutrition sold to Metabolics

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

Boots teams with GenM for menopause symbol

In collaboration with GenM, Boots is introducing a Menopause Friendly symbol to help its customers identify products/services for menopause.

Women in Nutraceuticals group formed to ‘eliminate’ glass ceilings

A non-profit called Women in Nutraceuticals has been formed to ‘empower women ... to unlock their personal and professional potential’.

Holland & Barrett teams with Cherry Healey for Pause & Listen...

H&B has partnered with Cherry Healey for the Pause & Listen Pledge asking people to listen to and support people experiencing the menopause.

Puresport boasts first Informed Sport-approved mushroom supplements

Puresport’s new mushroom supplements – Reishi, Cordyceps and Lion’s Mane – are the first of their kind to be certified by Informed Sport.

Eostre launches to offer targeted menopause support

Wellness brand Eostre has launched with a supplement designed to reduce menopause symptoms and support women’s wellbeing at this time.

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.

Wiley’s teams with Marine Stewardship Council for Sustainable Seafood Week

Wiley’s Finest UK is collaborating with the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) to promote Sustainable Seafood Week (20-27 September).

Turmeric health claims prohibited in Italy

Health claims linked to turmeric-based food supplements have been prohibited by the Italian Ministry of Health.

The Health Store bought out by Queenswood owner

Hunt’s Food Group, owner of Queenswood, has purchased The Health Store, which along with Tree of Life went into administration on 22 August.

Higher Nature and Peppersmiths sold, administrator confirms

Tree of Life and The Health Store administrators, Interpath Advisory, respond to NPN’s request for comment.  

Chocolate-covered VMS solutions from Dome Vitamins

Dome Vitamins' range of supplements in the form of chocolate domes is designed to help with low iron, painful periods and pregnancy.

Tree of Life and The Health Store enter administration

Via statements on their websites it has been confirmed that Tree of Life and The Health Store have entered administration.

Survey reveals ‘true extent’ of menopause impact

A survey supported by Revive Active reveals ‘the true extent of women’s experiences and concerns’ when navigating menopause.

New bill could remove FDA control over VMS

A new bill in Congress could see food and supplements removed from the US Food and Drug Administration’s jurisdiction.