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Maternal vitamin D may be vital to childhood development

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Preventing vitamin D deficiencies in pregnant women might be important for ensuring normal development in children, say UK researchers.

Algal solution: Could Spirulina modify the microbiome to protect against age-related damage?

Algal solution: Could Spirulina modify the microbiome to protect against age-related damage?

The private equity firm will be the majority owner of Nature's bounty. ©iStock

KKR signs deal to acquire majority stake in Nature's Bounty

The inaugural event will be held at the Hilton Singapore from 11 to 13 October.

International probiotics experts and global firms to feature at first Probiota Asia summit

WATCH: Probiotics in China — ‘The market is set to explode’

WATCH: Probiotics in China — ‘The market is set to explode’

The current per capita spending on omega-3 supplements in Asia stands at US$0.49. ©iStock

Asia's 'huge potential' could create an extra $20bn of omega-3 sales

Functional potential: Spanish team backs melanoidins as functional ingredients

Functional potential: Spanish team backs melanoidins as functional ingredients

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What’s new for the European market of sports nutrition?

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Russian billionaire buys Holland & Barrett for healthy €2.0bn

Embarrassed by intestinal gas? Don’t worry, it could be healthy

Embarrassed by intestinal gas? Don’t worry, it could be healthy

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