Bone & joint health

DuPont: Ageing Asia creating vast potential but infant formula 'challenging for manufacturers'

DuPont is developing concepts to serve both seniors and children in Asia. ©iStock

DuPont is targeting innovation at both ends of the age spectrum as it seeks to meet the vast needs of Asia's ageing societies, while also helping infant formula firms overcome considerable pricing and regulatory challenges.

Calcium insufficiency can worsen late-stage breast cancer. ©iStock

Calcium insufficiency leads to late-stage breast cancer tumour cell growth

Fortified and functional products dominate health and wellness F&B sales in APAC. ©iStock

APAC's fastest growing functional and fortified food markets revealed

President and CEO Mark Hornick believes the IPO will help Jamieson's expansion in Asia.

Canadian vitamin firm Jamieson Wellness targets Asia expansion after $300m IPO

The IAP has released guidelines on vitamin D and calcium supplementation for different age groups. ©iStock

Vitamin D and calcium supplementation 'vital from birth': New Indian Paediatrics Academy guidelines

Among those aged 65 and older, being overweight or obese was not significantly associated with increased all-cause mortality. ©iStock

Heart disease, stroke present highest mortality risk for elderly with high BMI: Singapore study

Vitamin D deficiency affects bone metabolism in expectant mothers and their babies. ©iStock

Bone metabolism in women of reproductive age affected by vitamin D deficiency

Chinese Malaysian women with PMO require vitamin D3 supplementation. ©iStock

Vitamin D supplementation 'essential' for Chinese osteoporosis patients in South East Asia: Study

Vitamin C remains one of the most popular vitamin supplements in Singapore. ©iStock

Supplements in Singapore: What’s hot and what’s not as sales rise in the City State

Supplements are highly cost effective, says CMA. ©iStock

Supplements' 'smart role' underlined as report reveals sorry state of Australia's preventive health spending

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