Overweight and obesity rates might be leveling off, but as more nations become more developed, waist expansion is spreading worldwide. In fact, the global girth rate appears to be untouched by an equally epidemic and persistent obsession with diets—diets of all kinds and of all claims.
The inclusion of polydextrose in the newly expanded list of isolated or synthetic non-digestible carbohydrates in the classification of dietary fiber provides formulators with an economical, highly functional ingredient that qualifies for label claims.
Clinical study results show incorporating soy protein into a high-protein, energy-restricted diet leads to significant loss of body fat
June 15, 2018
The ability to lose weight and keep it off is the central focus of a health and wellness-focused collaborative study led by researchers from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus with support from DuPont Nutrition & Health.
Company employs New Zealand science to develop weight management supplement designed to curb cravings and reduce calorie intake by 20%
May 30, 2018
The appetite management properties of Amarasate are backed by science. Developed by New Zealand's Plant & Food Research institute over a six-year project, the extract was found to be the most effective compound (out of more than 900 plants screened) to trigger 'the bitter brake' – an evolutionary response whereby bitter compounds trigger a 'stop eating' signal in the brain.
ADM/Matsutani’s Fibersol is prebiotic fiber that aids nutrition, weight management, sugar reduction, satiety and gut health
May 1, 2018
Fibersol products come with strong technical and scientific expertise and are backed by reliable service and supply. They are available in a variety of formats—including dry, liquid, an agglomerated powder and non-GMO—to meet the needs of any application.
Study confirms three benefits with Beneo Palatinose™
March 28, 2018
The study results showed that each low glycemic modulated meal was able to move the participants’ substrate oxidation—the process of generating energy within the cells from food consumed—from carbohydrate oxidation to fat oxidation, thus promoting fat burning and subsequently, over time, weight management.
Officials say the Nutrisystem Turbo13 plan delivers weight loss of up to 13 pounds and 7 inches overall in the first month
February 8, 2018
The 2018 Nutrisystem Turbo For Men line features new NutriPro Shakes with 20g of protein, as well as new snacking options. Men can expect to lose up to 15 pounds and 7 inches overall in their first month, depending on starting weight and program adherence.
ADM/Matsutani’s clean label Fibersol delivers sugar reduction, digestive health and reduced calories
October 1, 2017
ADM/Matsutani LLC used SupplySide West to showcase Fibersol®, the premier line of soluble dietary fiber ingredients. Fibersol ingredients can help product developers create new and improved food, beverage and supplement products while increasing fiber content, reducing sugar and/or calories, adding health benefits.