Navigation Links
Reliv International Introduces GlucAffect(R) in the Philippines, Malaysia and Singapore
Date:3/17/2010

CHESTERFIELD, Mo., March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Reliv International, Inc. (Nasdaq: RELV), a nutrition and direct selling company, recently introduced its blood-sugar management product, GlucAffect®, in Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippines.  

With its introduction into these Asian markets, GlucAffect is now available from Reliv independent distributors in 11 of Reliv's 15 markets. Between 12 and 19 percent of the Asian population is affected by metabolic syndrome, according to a study led by D.D. Morales.

A clinical study published in the journal Phytotherapy Research found that GlucAffect significantly reduced blood glucose levels and helped control weight in study participants.

"We believe the study results of GlucAffect represent a significant development," said Dr. Carl Hastings, vice chairman and chief scientific officer of Reliv, "because nutritional science increasingly is seen as a complement to traditional care and prescriptive remedies for metabolic syndrome."

GlucAffect, a powdered supplement consumed by mixing it with water or other liquids, has a unique combination of innovative ingredients.  Hastings said, "Ingredients were carefully selected based upon research, extensive testing, processes and controls instituted by Reliv's team of nutritional scientists."

The clinical study included 50 overweight individuals who had pre-diabetic glucose levels prior to the study.  Subjects taking GlucAffect lowered their fasting blood glucose by an average of 30 percent and they lost an average of 16 pounds.  Subjects in the control group reported a marginal decline in blood glucose levels and no significant weight loss.  

The study was conducted at Gabriele D'Annunzio University in Chieti-Pescara, Italy.

The participants consumed GlucAffect or a placebo four times a day for six days a week, participated in an exercise program and ate a healthy diet.  

About Reliv

Reliv International, Inc., based in Chesterfield, Mo., is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of a proprietary line of nutritional supplements.  Reliv supplements address essential daily nutrition, weight loss and targeted solutions such as energy and performance enhancement, blood-sugar management, digestive health and anti-aging.  Reliv sells its products through an international network marketing system of approximately 68,000 independent distributors.  Additional information about Reliv International, Inc. can be obtained on the Web at www.reliv.com.

SOURCE Reliv International, Inc.

Back to top

RELATED LINKS
http://www.reliv.com

'/>"/>

SOURCE Reliv International, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Reliv Foundation Donates $450,000 In Nutritional Supplements to Haitian Relief Efforts
2. Reliv International Expands Its Relivables Line
3. Reliv Internationals Carl W. Hastings Elected to Board of the Council for Responsible Nutrition
4. Reliv International Hires Director of Strategic Development
5. Reliv Walk for the Mission Raises Approximately $47,000 for Malnourished People
6. Reliv International Launches New Products and Business Tools at 21st International Conference
7. Reliv International Launches Relivables(TM) Product Family With New Skincare Products and Other Items
8. Reliv Foundation Builds Feeding Center and School for Impoverished People in Haiti
9. Reliv International Named As Finalist In the American Business Awards
10. CardioCareLive.com, First Ever Online Cardiometabolic Conference, Revolutionizes Continuing Medical Education for Cardiovascular Healthcare Professionals
11. CardioCareLive, First-Ever Online Cardiometabolic Conference, Debuts Today
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... With ... is so critically important that we all are aware of our options and ... is proud to announce the launch of its newest edition of "Vision and ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh, ... Yisrayl makes an astounding statement when he says that the entire Bible was ... details the current times so plainly that anyone should be able to see the ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... Congratulations to Head Over ... on February 12th. Ms. Esparza qualified into this prestigious status after winning ... in Las Vegas, Nevada. Frida is one of approximately 25 gymnasts in the ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) ... and serving the lymphoma community through a comprehensive series of education programs, outreach ... in Miami Beach to host its Swirl: Miami Wine Tasting Event on March ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... February 23, 2017 , ... ... in thought leadership , media relations, content marketing, social media management, corporate ... several clients already in the state and in nearby New Hampshire, Massachusetts and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/24/2017)... YORK , February 24, 2017 Following ... Israel , s AMAR ... $ 250 M w ound care market ... s BST for inclusion in the ... healthcare reimbursement system   E-QURE Corp. (OTCQB: ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has announced the addition ... Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Empty Capsules Market is poised to ... reach approximately $2.9 billion by 2025. This industry report ... global as well as regional levels presented in the research scope. The ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... -- Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine and ... Smith commended South Central EMS today for their ... a life-saving overdose reversal drug. The recognition event also ... overdose survivor who was saved due to the administration ... part of fighting the opioid epidemic is making sure ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: