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Has the EU Commission given up on defending the market of botanicals?

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Belgium releases its third update to BELFRIT (Belgium, France, Italy) list of approved botanicals, as a list of more than 2, 000 health claims are still waiting to be approved by the European Commission.

DHA may boost neurobiological activity in antidepressant medication. ©iStock

EPA-dominant omega-3 and other nutraceuticals can boost effectiveness of anti-depressants

Calcium plus vitamin D could save European healthcare nearly €4 billion

Calcium plus vitamin D could save European healthcare nearly €4 billion

Omega-3 helped reduce chemotherapy-induced toxicity. © iStock

Omega-3 and chemotherapy: Supplementation reduces stomatitis and diarrhoea in cancer patients

Medical Nutrition: RCT finds little benefit from fish oil for fistula failure

Medical Nutrition: RCT finds little benefit from fish oil for fistula failure

Zinc in tablet form is preferred for acute diarrhoea treatment. ©iStock

Zinc in tablet form the 'preferred option' for children with acute diarrhoea: Study

Vitamin B3 supplementation could prevent glaucoma onset: Mouse study

Vitamin B3 supplementation could prevent glaucoma onset: Mouse study

The use of probiotics in premature infants was associated with a decreased incidence of NEC, late-onset sepsis, and mortality. ©iStock

A 'golden age' of probiotics for premature babies? It depends on birth weight and strains: Meta-analysis

Transitioning: Danone profits soar by 34% as firm outlines €1bn cost-cutting

Transitioning: Danone profits soar by 34% as firm outlines €1bn cost-cutting

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Day Two link with Johnson & Johnson on personalised microbiome analysis for diabetes nutrition

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