10/24/2011 - 11:35am

Vitamin D has been one of the fastest-growing segments in the VMS market since 2010, a factor that has been in step with the number of positive clinical studies establishing the need for vitamin D supplementation.

10/24/2011 - 11:30am

Meda Consu­mer Healthcare has put together an entire line of iron supplements in an effort to create a resurgence in the category.

10/24/2011 - 11:29am

It’s the largest herbal supplement category that’s growing at almost a double-digit pace, in part because of its association with improving urinary tract health.

10/24/2011 - 11:26am

More than two-thirds of moms who participated in a recent Abbott Nutrition survey revealed they have a picky eater, and 9-out-of-10 of these moms indicated they are unsuccessful at getting their picky eater to eat healthy and nutritious foods every day.

10/24/2011 - 11:24am

The business of nutritional bars is booming, with 9-of-the-top-10 brands trending at a double-digit annual growth rate. And that one bar not growing in double digits is the No. 1-selling bar — General Mills’ Fiber One — by a margin of more than $60 million in annual sales.

10/24/2011 - 11:23am

Annual diet aid sales are down more than 15% across the category, and even as diet aid sales spike in the first few weeks of January with 2012 New Year’s resolutions, it doesn’t look like that sales decline will reverse itself in the short term.

10/24/2011 - 9:23am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating a severe form of epilepsy, the agency said Monday.

10/24/2011 - 8:38am

Winona Foods has added five new varieties of cooking sprays to its Winona Pure line.

10/21/2011 - 9:57am

A new DVD designed to help workout enthusiasts, athletes or rehab patients improve their knee health and prevent injury has entered the market.