NHP

Further to our last post about NHN quality in Canada - here are some details via the CHFA about how companies go about actually getting their licenses to sell NHP's.   Ten-Day Licensing Under the “Management of product licence applications for natural health products,” products eligible for approval...

Product Certifications (Non-GMO Project Verified and Certified Organic) There is an increase in consumers’ desire to know where their food comes from and if it has been genetically modified. Canadians consistently support labelling of foods containing Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), citing consumers’ right to know where...

It’s no surprise that Canadians continually come up short when striving to meet their fibre requirements from food. A western diet full of processed and fast-foods means whole-foods are sadly lacking, and fibre intake falls far short of the recommended 25 grams/day for women and 30-38...

There are two things that people usually think of when they hear "vitamin D": first is summer sunshine and the second is strong bones. Sunshine because vitamin D can be made in the skin through exposure to UV light. Bones because it helps our bodies...

A week of happy. A lifetime of health. It’s Natural Health Products Week and we are celebrating the happiness and wellbeing that natural health products bring to millions of Canadians. With more than 70 per cent of Canadians regularly using thousands of innovative natural health products...