Dr. Oz highlights key ingredient in weight-management aid Calorease
LAS VEGAS — FBCx, the patented ingredient in the weight-management aid Calorease, was featured on "The Dr. Oz Show" Feb. 7, noted Soho Flordis International.
“Calorease will transform the diet industry,” stated Jeff McHarg, general manager SFI North America. “This revolutionary dietary supplement is a naturally sourced plant fiber offering all of the benefits of weight management without the messy side effects.”
FBCx (alpha-cyclodextrin) is a naturally sourced fiber with a unique quality — it can bind and eliminate up to nine times its weight in dietary fat. When used as directed, Calorease, with FBCx, can reduce up to 500 calories a day from a normal fat containing diet, according to SFI.
Calorease is available for purchase at GNC nationwide.
Calorease has been researched in scientific studies and clinical trials, which have been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Obesity/Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews and the Metabolism Journal.
Nordic Naturals launches Vitamin C Gummies
WATSONVILLE, Calif. — Nordic Naturals on Tuesday introduced Vitamin C Gummies, providing 250 mg of vitamin C. With a tart tangerine flavor, Vitamin C Gummies are chewable gummy slices for kids four years and older. The product is pectin-based, and free of gelatin, artificial colors, artificial flavors, preservatives and allergens, including gluten, milk, eggs, tree nuts, peanuts and soy.
“Knowing that kids can be finicky when it comes to food and supplements, we take great care to formulate products children will readily take,” stated Keri Marshall, chief medical officer for Nordic Naturals. “Children—and adults—will love Vitamin C Gummies. Just two gummies a day supports many functions in the body for overall good health.”
Vitamin C Gummies do not contain fish oil, the company noted.
Designer Whey partners with beach volleyball Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings
CARLSBAD, Calif. — Designer Whey on Wednesday partnered with beach volleyball Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings, who will serve as brand ambassador.
"I am so proud and very excited about my new partnership with Designer Whey," Walsh Jennings said. "As a mother of three and an elite athlete, I count on Designer Whey products to not only get me though my day, but to help me be at my very best as I take on my busy, active schedule. Designer Whey products fuel me every single day whether I’m at home or traveling the world. Quality, reliability and efficiency are things that I strive for in my life and Designer Whey carries that in every single calorie conscious serving."
"We are thrilled Kerri is joining the Designer Whey team," stated Designer Whey’s chairman Cyrill Siewert. "Kerri is one of the most successful female athletes in the world and is an inspiration to all of us as she competes at the highest level and juggles her busy, active lifestyle as a loving wife and mother of three young children. She is an ideal fit for our brand and our customer."