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Sunfiber

Philadelphia CBS talk show to women: Get a regular guy with Sunfiber

Men need to thank the women in their lives. According to a U.S. Department of Labor report, women make 80 percent of their family’s healthcare decisions. When that decision includes choosing a fiber supplement for digestive health, Felicia Stoler, DCN, MS, RD, FACSM suggests gluten-free Sunfiber. The health author, appearing on Talk Philly, said most […]

Fats, fiber and fitness

Fats, fiber and fitness: Three tips for staying out of the doctor’s office

What would you do right this minute, if you knew it might keep you from needing to see a doctor tomorrow? There are hundreds of simple ways to help protect our health. These include everything from hand washing to good dental hygiene. Here are three of our favorite wellness tips involving fats, fiber and fitness. […]

constipation

Don’t let traveler’s constipation slow you down during your next race

Traveling can mess up anyone’s digestive system. If you’re an athlete flying to a big race, that can be especially challenging. You don’t want to be at the starting line battling that sluggish feeling caused by occasional constipation. But you may also be reluctant to take an over-the-counter remedy, for fear of needing a bathroom […]

emotional eating

Emotional eating: Take charge of your waistline

Fall can be precarious for people who struggle with emotional eating. The lighter summer fruits and vegetables are becoming scarce, replaced by heavier, high-calorie comfort foods. Soon, they’ll be joined by all those tempting holiday treats. Here are some practical ideas for curbing your emotional eating before your clothes start getting too tight. Emotional eating […]

fiber

Fiber: One of six fun-saving strategies for fine tuning your beach body

Uh oh! Bathing suit season is here again. So are picnics, parties and other fun activities where there you may be tempted by high-calorie treats. Best-selling author Sherry Torkos says it is possible to slim down while still enjoying your summer. In her newest blog, she outlines six simple strategies that can help tone your […]

fiber, Sunfiber

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 […]

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 […]