Stay informed with the latest research on natural and botanical raw ingredients

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As you know, business is not just about high quality products, competitive pricing, full documentation and excellent service. In fact, a large part of what happens is based on information – accurate and up to date information! We at Thera-Plantes see this as being critical in decisions for R&D, Marketing and ultimately a successful product.

To this end, we’ve decided to search out information that we believe will help you make the best decisions for your business and therefore your customers.

On a somewhat regular basis, we will be sending out information about a variety of subjects. Please note that this info comes from a lot of different sources and some of the opinions are not necessarily those of Thera-Plantes.

As for info offered, we hope it reflects what you are working on but if not, be patient as there are other articles coming up. Some areas of research to start will be the following:

Recognized health areas of interest:

  • Brain Health
  • Cold/Flu/Immunity
  • Digestive
  • Healthy Aging
  • Heart and Circulation
  • Joint Care/Arthritis
  • Men’s Health
  • Mood and Energy
  • Sleep
  • Stress
  • Weight Management
  • Women’s Health
  • Bone and Osteoporosis
  • Infant and Child Nutrition

Some facts of potential interest:

  • Probiotics (Bifidobacterium Lactis) is showing great potential in the following:
    • Geratrics
    • Lowering LDL fats and Cholesterol for Heart Health
    • Ground whole Flaxseed also lowers Cholesterol
    • L-Citrulline increases Exercise Performance and Heart Health
    • Bean Extract helps with Weight Loss
    • Coconut Oil reduces Belly Fat; is anti-viral; anti-fungal; anti-bacterial; lowering cholesterol and boosts energy.
    • Vitamin D: fights infections; diabetes; autism; heart disease and stroke; Alzheimer’s and Depression.

Upcoming Topics: Do you have any suggestions?

  • Proteins: Love your veggies!
  • Omega-3: Is there anything this doesn’t do?
  • Vitamin K2: Let my joints do their ‘happy dance’.
  • Fibres: More than just a ‘pretty name’.
  • Fruits and Superfruits: Let your colours shine.
  • Sweeteners: The good, the bad and the ugly.
  • Grains: What’s this about Gluten-free?

There are others but these are coming in the immediate future.

Comments? We love to hear back from you!

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