NUTRACEUTICALS: A COMBINATION OF NUTRITION AND PHARMACEUTICALS

An overview of Nutraceuticals Market It was Stephen L. DeFelice who coined the word nutraceuticals from the source words of nutrition and pharmaceuticals. A wide variety of products fall under the realm of nutraceuticals ranging from simple dietary supplements that cost less than normal medicines to ridiculously expensive products made from rare herbs. Other categories include processed food and beverages...

Nutraceuticals every day, keep the doctor away.

Nutraceuticals Market – Overview A nutraceutical is a complex of compounds made from plants or animals – also called a phytonutrient or phytochemical if applied to plants. Essentially these are specified natural foods that contribute to a person’s optimal health and wellbeing. With the progressive increase in lifestyle diseases, nutraceuticals have emerged as a necessity for consumers,...