The New Health Foods and Drinks to Try

Get the dish on the latest drinks and snacks coming to a health food store near you.

The New Health Foods and Drinks to Try

Core expert Max Lugavere paid a visit to the Natural Products Expo West 2017, the largest trade show for natural foods, to uncover what’s trending in the health food world this year. See which superfoods made our grocery list and the surprising ingredients you didn’t know you needed to try.

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Collagen Protein

One of the most common proteins found in the body, collagen is essential for bone and skin health. It plays a vital role in maintaining a strong musculoskeletal system. Many people get enough collagen from their diet, especially from meat, but for individuals who need a boost, collagen protein powder is available as a dietary supplement. Due to its mild flavor, collagen protein works well in recipes for baked goods, smoothies, and soups.

Watch: How to Determine Your Personal Protein Number

Is Your Stomach Cramp Actually Diverticulitis?

It may not just be indigestion.

We've all been there — we get a cramp in our stomach, maybe with some nausea or constipation. It's easy to think it may just be indigestion. But what if it's something more serious like diverticulitis? That's a condition of inflammation or infection in one or more small pouches that can form in your digestive tract. Here's how to tell the difference between the pain and how to know when you should see a doctor.