An assortment of natural sugar substitutes

Comparing Natural Sugar Substitutes: Agave Nectar, Honey, Stevia, Allulose, Monk Fruit Sweetener

As people increasingly recognize how unhealthy sugar can be, sweet substitutes are stepping forward to try to take sugar’s place. Most don’t match sugar’s combination of taste, texture, and cooking qualities so there are minor compromises that matter more or less depending on your needs and preferences. Let’s take a look at some of the […]
Supply Side West 2023 Trade Show Floor

Diamond Nutriceutical at Supply Side West 2023

This past week, the top suppliers and experts in supplements and raw materials gathered at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas for the biggest yearly event on the subject, Supply Side West. Diamond Nutriceutical attended as part of our ongoing efforts to source better and more environmentally-friendly ingredients. This includes attending conferences and presentations by […]
fruits with allulose

What is Allulose?

Alternative sweeteners have been around for decades. But they often come with drawbacks including bitter aftertaste, poor cooking qualities, or being highly processed. Allulose has recently gained popularity as an alternative sweetener for addressing some of these weaknesses. Is it everything they say it is? Let’s take a look at what allulose is, its benefits, […]
Bowl of erythritol sweetener

What is Erythritol and Is It Safe?

With sugar and its negative health effects increasingly coming into focus, alternative sweeteners are more popular than ever. As such, you may have now heard of the sweetener erythritol and have questions about whether it’s safe, if it’s healthy, and more. Although it seems new, it’s actually been around for some time. In fact, it occurs naturally […]
Chicken and Vegetables

9 Foods for Strong Bones and Muscles

As we age, quality of life comes into focus. What does it mean? Well, one of the biggest aspects is mobility. Staying mobile relies on strong bones and muscles both of which weaken as we age. Fortunately, with the right nutrients along and regular activity, we can preserve their strength as we age.   What […]

Stevia vs Sugar

As people recognize some of the downsides of sugar, certain alternative sweeteners are gaining popularity and recognition. Because of this, you’re probably seeing Stevia everywhere, and with good reason. It’s plant-based, free of calories, and doesn’t seem to negatively affect digestion or blood sugar. So let’s take a deeper look at Stevia and how it […]

2022 Best in Nature Impact Report

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Picture of cosmetic products on a plain white table.

Shop Smarter: How to Find Non-Toxic Personal Care Products

We’re constantly shopping Natural, Organic, and Non-GMO when it comes to what we put in our bodies but what about the things we put on our bodies? Shampoos, makeup, moisturizer, nail polish; We’re often just covering ourselves in these without giving the ingredients much thought if any. Are Toxic Cosmetics Something to Really Be Concerned About? Put simply, yes. […]