Europe: Ban of titanium dioxide (E 171)

Following an EFSA opinion (6 May 2021), the Regulation (EU) 2022/63 of 14 January 2022 removed the authorisation to use titanium dioxide as food additive in foods in European Union. This ban shall enter into force on 7 February 2022. Transition period: Until …

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A curcuma extract alleviates patients with knee osteoarthritis

This randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study has been conducted in 101 patients with knee osteoarthritis. They received 100 mg of standardized curcumin extract (Curcugen®) or a placebo for 8 weeks. This supplementation significantly reduced the Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score …

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