Search results for immune health

  • Is the Gut Responsible for Your Immune System?

    Are you aware of the critical connection between your gut and immune system? Nestled within your gastrointestinal tract is a vast and complex ecosystem known as the gut microbiome, bustling with a myriad of bacteria, fungi and other microbes. These microscopic organisms are integral not only for proper digestive function and absorption of nutrients, but also for engaging in a continuous dialogue with the vast network of immune cells working together to defend your body’s health. Read More ›

  • What Weakens the Immune System?

    If you’re concerned about your immune health, you’ve probably heard that lifestyle factors, such as drinking and smoking, weaken your immune system. Nicotine, as well as the other chemicals in cigarettes and vape oils, actually suppress your immune system. And alcohol, which is dehydrating and can cause inflammation, is arguably one of the worst things for immunity. Read More ›

  • Boost Your Immune System with Vitamin D

    Vitamin D does the body good. This essential nutrient is crucial for various bodily functions, such as enhancing calcium absorption for stronger bones and playing a role in muscle growth and development. Read More ›

  • Kyowa Hakko USA Launches First Supplement Containing IMMUSE™ in Mexico

    Kyowa Hakko USA is expanding the global reach of its IMMUSE™ postbiotic with its inaugural product launch in Mexico with the pharmaceutical manufacturer Quifaest. Read More ›

  • How Does Sleep Affect Your Immune Health

    Sleep, you know it does your body good. There’s nothing like a full night’s sleep. You feel better, look better and perform better after getting the proper rest. But did you know that getting good, quality sleep is one of the best ways to strengthen your immunity? Read More ›

  • Kyowa Hakko’s IMMUSE™ Postbiotic Wins Inaugural “Microbiome Modulation” Industry Award

    Kyowa Hakko USA is thrilled to announce that our groundbreaking product, IMMUSE™ postbiotic for immune health, has been honored as the inaugural recipient of the the Ingredient of the Year: Microbiome Modulation category in the esteemed annual awards by NutraIngredients-USA. Read More ›

  • Consumers Weigh In on Immune Support Supplements

    Since the Covid-19 crisis increased consumer awareness of the importance of having a healthy immune system, demand for immune support supplements remains strong post pandemic as consumers embrace a daily regimen for maintaining year-round immune health. Read More ›

  • Spotlight on Functional Immune Health

    Functional immune health was the spotlight of a recent SupplySide Sponsored Intensive hosted by Natural Products Insider. Highlighting the consumer demand for diverse science-backed strategies for year-round immune health, the webinar featured presentations from ingredient manufacturers changing the landscape of the functional immune health market. Read More ›

  • 3 Essential Vitamins for the Immune System

    How Vitamins C, D and Zinc Support a Healthy Immune System When it comes to vitamins for the immune system, making sure you receive the right nutrients is imperative for healthy immune function. Like the rest of your body, your immune system works better when you’re eating a variety of whole, nutritious foods. Knowing what vitamins support the immune system, and which foods contain what nutrients, is key. Below we discuss 3 essential vitamins for immune support and how to get more of them in your daily life. (1) Vitamin C and the Immune System If you’re feeling run down or have actually caug... Read More › View Online ›

  • What are Peyer’s Patches?

    The Unique Location and Function of Your Many Peyer’s Patches The lymphatic system, which is a part of your immune system, is a network of vessels, glands, organs and tissues that work together to protect your body, remove cellular waste and maintain bodily fluid levels. Various lymphatic organs, such as Peyer’s patches, produce and release specialized white blood cells, known as lymphocytes, and other immune cells to help eliminate potentially risky material before it can cause harm to your body. The other major function of the lymphatic system is to drain extra lymph fluid – which is mostl... Read More ›