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July 18, 2016
Pet-Oriented Trade Association Offers Support for Quality Control Initiative   AUSTIN, Texas (June 15, 2016) The National Animal Supplement Council (NASC), an industry trade association of suppliers, manufacturers, and marketers of dietary ingredients and supplements for the pet market, has endorsed the ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Program.   The Botanical Adulterants Program is an international consortium of more than 175 US and international nonprofit organizations, analytical...
July 14, 2016
MANCHESTER, N.H., July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerson Ecologics' President and CEO Adam Carr and members of the New Hampshire Natural Products Trail joined Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) at the University of New Hampshire Organic Dairy Farm to discuss the economic benefits of the state's natural products and integrative health industry.   "As we all know, New Hampshire and the nation are becoming increasingly health-conscious," said Senator Shaheen. "That focus is driving demand for natural...
June 28, 2016
National College of Natural Medicine Announces University Status     PORTLAND, Ore. (June 28, 2016)—National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) today announced that it is changing the name of the school to National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM), effective immediately. The name change honors the 60-year-old medical school’s heritage and reflects the addition of undergraduate degree completion programs to its growing roster of doctorate and master’s-level degree programs.   The...
June 27, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Manchester, NH – June 21, 2016 - In a continued effort to empower practitioners through high-quality education, Emerson Ecologics is excited to announce a new educational offering that complements their current business education by helping practitioners solve key clinical challenges.  Integrative practitioners share a commitment to staying well informed and a desire to learn from a strong community of peers. With this in mind, Emerson’s new educational offering will be...
June 23, 2016
For Immediate Release Brandi Kanya DaVinci Laboratories of Vermont  20 New England Drive Essex, VT 05452 Tel: (802) 878-5508 Email: BKanya@foodsciencecorp.com DaVinci Laboratories of Vermont Introduces GLUCO BENEFITS ™ Gluco Benefits™ is a dietary supplement aimed at providing a three pronged approach to metabolic support. Botanicals that work to support healthy glucose levels directly* Nutrients to support insulin sensitivity* Healthy nerve innervation support from fat-soluble B1 and the...
June 23, 2016
News release from Commonwealth Laboratories, LLC Earlier diagnosis allows patients to avoid suffering, unnecessary testing, and costs and potentially to start treatment earlier    A cost-minimization decision tree model predicted an estimated $509 cost savings with use of IBSchek versus the exclusionary diagnostic pathway A budget impact analysis predicted cost savings of more than $3.5 million per one million lives   SALEM, Mass., June 8, 2016—Commonwealth Laboratories, LLC (Commonwealth)...
June 15, 2016
Thank you to all of you who completed the reader survey we recently sent out!  We received even more responses than we hoped for and gained important insights into who you are and the types of content you'd like to see.     Our goal is to provide the cutting edge research you, as healthcare professionals, are looking for. The information gathered from this survey is extremely helpful as we continue to improve our journal.    Through our survey, we learned that our readers represent a broad...
May 31, 2016
PERQUE INTEGRATIVE HEALTH (PIH), a leading Personalized Health Solutions company, recently sponsored a workshop in San Francisco, CA with integrative health pioneer Russell M Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN. Workshop participants learned how Predictive Biomarker tests can be integrated into practice to achieve better outcomes, increase revenue, and boost satisfaction with practice. In response to a flood of requests, PIH has decided to offer the opportunity to digitally download all of the workshop...
May 24, 2016
Dallas, TX March 30, 2016   On March 1, Iichiroh Ohhira, PhD, developer of world-renowned Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotic® Formulations (known as OM-X in Japan), passed away after a brief illness. He was 80 years old.   “This is extremely sad news for everyone at Essential Formulas. I had the privilege of working with Dr. Ohhira for many years and considered him not only a brilliant scientist but also a friend. He was a visionary in the field of microbiology and biochemistry and his pioneering research...
May 11, 2016
  $100,000 Gift from Senators Foundation and NHL Foundation    OTTAWA – The Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre (OICC) (@OICCSupport) today launched its first major fundraising campaign: Changing How We Live with Cancer, at the Canadian Tire Centre, sponsored by the Ottawa Senators Foundation (@sensfoundation).   “I am pleased to announce that we have now reached $1 million towards our $5 million goal,” said Bryan Murray, General Manager of the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club (@Senators) and Honorary...