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All About Monk Fruit!

Monk fruit has been growing in popularity over the last couple of years; but this sweetener is far from being new! Centuries ago, monks discovered the gourds and used it for traditional Chinese medicine. Monk Fruit, also known as Luo Han Guo, isn't like other fruits. The sweetness found in monk fruit extracts and sweeteners, come from mogrosides, which provide sweetness without the calories. At around 200 times sweeter than sugar, this zero-calorie, zero-carbohydrate natural...

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Maltodextrin FAQ

Here at NuNaturals, we are committed to health and sweetness. In an effort to make your life a little sweeter, we offer a range of sweeteners to accommodate many sugar-free lifestyles.  One of our popular sweeteners is our NuStevia White Stevia Powder, which is a blend of stevia and maltodextrin. Maltodextrin is a prevalent ingredient in many packaged foods and it comes from corn. Given those two pieces of information, maltodextrin is...

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Fitness Coach Feature: Need to Know Facts on Collagen

Caroline Jordan has been working in the health and wellness industry for over 16 years. She is a certified coach and works to help people be their best selves through health and fitness. Here she shares the importance of collagen and how she uses NuNaturals Collagen Peptides in her diet.  Collagen is all the rage right now in the wellness world. Taking collagen as a supplement has been said to help with joint pain, digestion, and skin/hair/nail health...

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5 Ways to Lower Your Sugar Intake

No matter where you turn, sugar is in almost everything nowadays! Products you think are healthy (we're talking about you, yogurt) can be loaded with unnecessary sugar. It can seem impossible to avoid sugar, but we've got some tips to help.  The American Heart Association recommends you limit your daily sugar intake to 6 teaspoons for women and 9 teaspoons for men. We think this should be closer to 0. Unfortunately, the average American...

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Earth Day Activity

Every day is Earth Day here at NuNaturals! We are firm believers in reducing our footprint as much as we can. Just recently we have installed solar panels to help lower the amount of electricity we use. Little things like this can make a big difference! One of our favorite things to do is reuse everything and find a new purpose for items. That's how we came up with this fun little...

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What is Marine Collagen?

Introducing our New Marine Collagen! Collagen is naturally found in the body and is used to promote healthy skin, joints, nails, hair, the list goes on and on! Collagen can be considered as a type of superfood that is easily digested by our bodies. With all of the benefits that collagen gives us, it's no wonder that we're all so crazy about it. Our Collagen Peptides is made from hormone-free pasture raised...

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What is the Keto Diet?

We can all agree that fat gets a bad rap. Many tend to lean toward consuming low-fat or non-fat diets simply because eating fats must mean you’ll gain fat, right? Wrong! Our bodies are way more complex than that. People are turning toward consuming diets with high amounts of fat in the effort to lose weight. This diet is called the keto diet, also known as the low carb diet, ketogenic diet, low...

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Earth Day 2017 - Our Accomplishments, Contributions, and Commitments

Some updates on what NuNaturals has been doing to help create a more sustainable and regenerative plant. Fellow Earthlings,  At our core, NuNaturals' purpose has always been "Helping to Keep You Well." When my dad founded NuNaturals 27 years ago, he set out to create a company that makes good products to keep people healthy, takes great care of its employees, and helps to make the world a better place. I heard...

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All About Tagatose

Tagatose We've searched high and low, far and wide to bring tagatose back after several years. After much hard work and searching, tagatose is back!So what is tagatose anyway?Tagatose is a natural sweetener that is derived from dairy products such as milk, in the form of whey. It is 92% as sweet as sugar, but with less than half the calories of sugar at only 38%. This makes tagatose a low-calorie sweetener...

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