Category Archives: Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutrition

How Nutritional Supplements Can Help with the Stress of the Holidays

Most people probably don’t need to read a biometric study to know that the holidays can be stressful, but such a study has been performed. The findings: shopping can be as stressful as running a marathon, with shoppers’ heart rates … Continue reading

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Kirkman® Introduces 5-HTP

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) is a gentle, sleep support supplement made from all natural ingredients.  Kirkman’s 5-HTP is derived from the seeds of the African plant, Griffonia simplicifolia and includes added vitamin B-6, which is necessary for 5-HTP to be converted to serotonin. In many studies, 5-HTP has been … Continue reading

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Kirkman’s New Curcumin Turmeric Root Extract Offers Excellent Bioavailability and Concentration

 For thousands of years, turmeric has been used for both culinary and medicinal purposes. In the last couple decades, research has begun to verify the health benefits of turmeric, and companies have been turning spice into nutritional supplements. However, because … Continue reading

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Kirkman® Welcomes New VP of Sales for Purity Nutraceuticals Division

Michael Schaeffer, former CEO and President of Pacific Nutritional (PacNut), has joined Kirkman® to head our newly formed Purity Nutraceuticals division. Purity Nutraceuticals is dedicated to helping our customers develop effective nutraceutical products that meet their market’s health needs.  It offers innovative product … Continue reading

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Detoxify for a Healthier Pregnancy

   By Timothy Prentiss Staff Writer Kirkman Group, Inc A few months ago Kirkman® announced the launch of the P2i™ program, an ambitious new project intended to study the roles nutrition, genetics and toxic exposures play prior to and during pregnancy. Initiated … Continue reading

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Fathers-To-Be, Your Good Health Matters Too!

   By Timothy Prentiss Staff Writer Kirkman Group, Inc   Women receive all kinds of prenatal healthcare services and advice. Far less attention is usually given to the health and nutrition of fathers-to-be, however, research is making it clear that … Continue reading

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Use Supplements to Combat Increasingly Severe Allergy Seasons

  By Timothy Prentiss Staff Writer Kirkman Group, Inc   For allergy suffers there’s bad news. According to researchers, allergy seasons will likely continue to increase in both duration and intensity.1 This may cause more people to be susceptible to allergies … Continue reading

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