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August 06, 2020
Did you know that Integrative and Functional Nutrition is one of the FASTEST GROWING areas of nutrition and dietetics practice? If you’re ready to propel your integrative and functional nutrition education, passion and commitment forward, we guarantee you've come to the right place. You will learn the most effective diagnostic and treatment protocols for preventing and reversing chronic disease. And the good news, you can work at your own pace in the comfort of your home or wherever you would...
July 27, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Williston, VT) July 27, 2020 – For years, Vermont-based FoodScience Corporation has supported local non-profits, but this year employees will lead the social mission on their own. The company announced this week that, due to health and safety concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, it would not host a Good Neighbor Day this year, an event where their nearly 200 employees would dedicate one day of service to a non-profit organization in the Vermont community. Instead,...
July 27, 2020
Response to 60 Minutes Segment: “Do Probiotics Actually Do Anything?” By Ross Pelton, RPh, CCN, PhD, Scientific Director for Essential Formulas The weekly TV program 60 Minutes aired a very disappointing segment on probiotics on Sunday, June 28, 2020. The segment, which was titled Do Probiotics Actually Do Anything? was highly critical of probiotics and essentially claimed that probiotic supplements are virtually useless. Instead of answering questions, the one-sided 60 Minutes segment seemed...
July 27, 2020
For the past decade, the Natural Medicine Journal has enjoyed the deft expertise and intense commitment of Jacob Schor, ND, FABNO, as Abstract & Commentary (A&C) Editor. Effective August 1st, he will be retiring and leaving his post that he has nurtured carefully over the years. "It has been very rewarding for me to be a part of the extensive growth that Natural Medicine Journal has experienced over the past 10 years," says Schor. "It has gone from being a small naturopathic journal in...
July 21, 2020
Setting Your Roots as an ND: Tips for Career Success What is a good next step after ND school graduation? Join the AANMC, Dr. Shavon Jackson-Michel, Director of Medical and Scientific Affairs for a branded nutritional ingredient marketing firm; Dr. Jason Marr, Chair of Professional Development at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine; Sharon Leary, Director for Career Pathways and Advancement at Bastyr University; and Dr. Maeghan Culver Cook, owner of a group-practice, insurance-...
July 15, 2020
If you’re interested in a more in-depth understanding of therapeutic elimination diets for clinical nutrition practice, this six-module track is just for you! We’ll explore the evidence base and the clinical application of dietary therapies such as gluten and casein free, FODMAP, ketogenic, histamine restricted, vegan, Paleo, and several other health supportive elimination diets. You will learn the “ins and outs” of each dietary therapy and increase your skills in the art and science of...
July 14, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fullscript announces its new Medical Advisory Board and 6 integrative medicine pioneers as its first members. The board will help shape the company and support the medical community. July 14, 2020 – Today, Fullscript announces the Fullscript Medical Advisory Board. Composed of 6 healthcare visionaries, the new advisory board will provide strategic direction for the organization, helping develop new product lines, treatment focuses, platform features, and more. The board...
July 10, 2020
Synergia Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd. is pleased to announce that it received FDA "No Question" letter1 to a GRAS Notification (GRN000887) submitted to the FDA on October 21, 2019, for the intended use of a form of Natural vitamin K2, menaquinone-7 (MK-7), the MenaquinGold® brand as a food ingredient and as a nutrient in oral nutritional supplement products or foods for special dietary uses intended for children 1 to 13 years old. After several months of critical evaluation and correspondence...
July 02, 2020
If you’re interested in a more in-depth understanding of therapeutic elimination diets for clinical nutrition practice, this six-module track is just for you! We’ll explore the evidence base and the clinical application of dietary therapies such as gluten and casein free, FODMAP, ketogenic, histamine restricted, vegan, Paleo, and several other health supportive elimination diets. You will learn the “ins and outs” of each dietary therapy and increase your skills in the art and science of...
June 24, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Irving, TX - June 24, 2020 Reg’Activ® Cardio Wellness is back in stock! Antioxidant support and key heart-healthy ingredients all in one powerful supplement. Reg´Activ Cardio Wellness contains the revolutionary probiotic strain Lactobacillus fermentum ME-3. Studied for over 25 years, ME-3 has been found to support healthy glutathione levels in the cardiovascular system. Glutathione is the body’s “Master Antioxidant.” It is used by every cell in the human body, and it’s...