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Risks associated with over-the-counter fibers vs. Sunfiber

Did you know that it’s possible to overdo it with an over-the-counter fiber supplement? Too much of it may lead to embarrassing – and perhaps even serious – issues. Thankfully that’s not a concern with truly regulating Sunfiber. With most over-the-counter fiber supplements, consuming too much, too fast – even if it’s the dosage recommended […]

Sunfiber, weight loss

This NBC TV interview links Sunfiber to healthy weight loss

If you’ve decided to lose weight by making healthy choices, supplementing with Sunfiber may give you the boost you need. Orlando TV viewers learned the connection between this regulating fiber and weight loss when registered dietitian Dr. Felicia Stoler stopped by the WESH 2 News Sunrise studio. “[Fiber] helps you to feel fuller longer,” Stoler […]

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Fiber: Four heart-healthy reasons to love it

Fiber intake is important for heart health as well as bowel regularity. In her newest blog, holistic pharmacist Sherry Torkos, co-author of Saving Women’s Hearts, explains that fiber: 1. Helps promote healthy cholesterol levels, particularly the LDL (bad) cholesterol. 2. Helps support normal, healthy blood pressure. 3. Supports healthy blood glucose levels. This is important […]


Sunfiber included in tips to get your body summer ready

Want to tone your body for summer? Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Johnny Gillespie says that intensity matters on your results. In his latest blog, he describes four steps that will help you tone up – and not bulk up – in time for swimsuit season. He offers some great advice even for beginnings on […]


Sunfiber recommended on NBC for travelers suffering from constipation

“Constipation when you’re traveling is a common concern,” holistic pharmacist Sherry Torkos told Tampa Daytime viewers. The best way to stay regular is to increase fiber intake. Torkos recommended Sunfiber, a fiber supplement that uniquely regulates occasional constipation and diarrhea. “It mixes well with water [and] juice,” Torkos said, adding that Sunfiber doesn’t clump in […]


Prebiotics and probiotics – Understanding the difference

Prebiotics, such as those found in Sunfiber, nourish and stimulate the growth and activity of beneficial bacteria in the gut. Probiotics, found in some yogurts, are live micro-organisms that may confer a health benefit. In her latest blog, holistic pharmacist Sherry Torkos provides a clear explanation of prebiotics and probiotics, describes how each may impact […]

Sunfiber’s role in an exercise routine

Fitness expert explains Sunfiber’s role in an exercise routine

Certified personal trainer Johnny Gillespie knows that if you feel sluggish, then you’re less motivated to work out. In his latest blog, he talks about various factors that may contribute to digestive issues including dehydration and diet. While increasing your fruit and vegetable intake is certainly a healthy way to get more fiber, it is […]


Holistic pharmacist explains why Sunfiber is a smart weight-loss tool

Just in time for New Year’s resolutions, holistic pharmacist and best-selling author Sherry Torkos is dispelling some widely held weight-loss myths in her most recent blog. You might be surprised that she suggests Sunfiber as an alternative to over-the-counter diet pills. As Torkos says, “Galactomannan-based fibers, such as Sunfiber, help to curb appetite by making […]


Dallas news segment showcases Sunfiber for overall health

Just like getting a good night’s sleep, what you eat impacts your brain power. Diet expert and author Dr. Felicia Stoler explained during a CBS 11 News Health Watch segment, that fiber is important for the entire body, not only bowel and gut health. Because few Americans consume the recommended daily amount, she encouraged viewers […]

Health Canada

Health Canada approves Sunfiber® as a dietary fiber source

Canadians can now enjoy a unique, truly regulating soluble fiber that helps reduce blood glucose levels after meals Health Canada has approved Taiyo’s ingredient, Sunfiber, for use as a dietary fiber source. The approval of this fiber source was based on clearly demonstrated safety and clinical evidence that the addition of Sunfiber (Partially Hydrolyzed Guar […]


Celebrity nutrition expert gives L.A. TV audiences a great tip for gut health

JJ Virgin has helped whip plenty of A-list celebrities into shape. She recently appeared on KCAL TV in Los Angeles, where she shared one of her favorite tips for getting a healthier digestive system: Sunfiber. In addition to supporting the good bacteria in your gut, Sunfiber is the only “true regulating” fiber on the market. […]


Orlando TV viewers learn why they should add Sunfiber to lose weight

Viewers of Orlando’s popular Good Day morning show on WOFL recently got a surprising weight loss tip. Guest JJ Virgin, an internationally known author and celebrity fitness and nutrition expert, says that while most diets focus on what to take away, she wants people to add … fiber. “Fiber will help keep you full so […]