The antioxidant benefits of vitamin E now come GMO free with Now Foods’ naturally sourced d-alpha tocopherol Sun-E 400. Sourced from sunflower oil, one soy-free capsule delivers 400 IU of vitamin E. Although vitamin E sales have fallen incredibly in recent years, a focus on natural sourcing could give them a boost.
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EPA-DHA combinations may have gotten all of the attention in recent years, but the latest studies point to EPA possibly being more efficacious than DHA in addressing some health concerns. This is the first over-the-counter all-EPA fish oil we’ve seen. Because the Food and Drug Administration recently approved an EPA prescription product similar to what has existed in Japan, we’ll likely see more on this front.
Under EuroPharma’s Terry Naturally brand, this new immune-boosting formula packs herbal favorite elderberry extract and traditional vitamins A, C and D, along with calcium, magnesium, zinc and citrus bioflavonoids, all in one convenient supplement.
Getting five servings of fruits and vegetables and more than 50 superfoods and nutrients just got easier. Barlean’s Chocolate Silk Greens and Superfruit Greens offer tasty alternatives to traditional green drink supplements. Cocoa powder masks the usual grassy taste and offers additional antioxidants.
Irwin puts an herbal regimen based on Ayurvedic body type principles easily within reach. The line has a formula for each constitution—vatta, pitta and kapha—and features traditional blends that use nutrient-rich ingredients such as coconut oil, amla extract, ashwagandha, and flax and pumpkinseed oils.
Among your tens of miles and hundreds of trade show stops, be sure to mark these companies as "must-see" to supplement your Natural Products Expo West 2013 experience.
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