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The Modern Pod Company

Hummus Pods Expands National Distribution

Published in: Project Nosh

The Modern Pod Company announces that Hummus Pods® — a daring new hummus “snacketizer” — is now available in even more natural and conventional stores, coast to coast...   read more



The Modern Pod is Bringing Innovation to the Hummus Snack Category

Published in: trendhunter.com

Hummus snacks became popularized as healthy source of fiber, protein, vitamins and minerals...   read more



The Modern Pod Company Launches Hummus Pods Nationwide!

Published in: Project Nosh

PROVIDENCE, R.I.– The Modern Pod Company announces that Hummus Pods™, a daring new hummus “snacketizer” will now be available nationwide...   read more



Hummus Pods™ Selected as Project Nosh Staff Pick at Natural Products Expo East

Like many American consumers, the team also gravitated towards portable foods that could be eaten on the go as a snack. The snackification of daytime eating shone in full force at Expo East, illuminated by items like portable hummus pods and fermented crudites. The trend shows no signs of stopping.  read more
-Carol Ortenberg, Editor Project NOSH

Colonary Concepts

ColonaryConcepts Sells Its Novel Colonoscopy Preparation Assets to a GI-Focused Specialty Pharma Company

Published in: Business Wire   Author: Joan E. Kureczka

ColonaryConcepts, LLC today announced the sale of its proprietary colonoscopy preparation assets to an undisclosed specialty pharmaceutical company that specializes in gastrointestinal health. The acquirer has secured worldwide rights to the unique colon prep technology, which integrates active ingredients into nutritionally balanced bars and beverages, with a goal of improving patient experience...   read more



If you’ve avoided colonoscopies because of the icky prep, help may be on the way.

Published in: The Washington Post    Author: Marlene Cimons

In a sense, children have had it better than grown-ups when it comes to patient-friendly care...   read more



RIP for the dreaded colonoscopy drink?

Published in: CNN.com    Author: Jacqueline Howard

(CNN)When it comes to undergoing a colonoscopy, a screening test for colon cancer, many patients agree that the preparation is the worst part...   read more



Colonoscopy prep may be getting less horrible

Published in: New York Daily News    Author: Joe Dziemianowicz

The worst thing about having a colonoscopy isn't when you're sedated and your doc scopes you where the sun don't shine...   read more



Novel Colonoscopy Prep is Poised to Improve Screening Rates

Published in: Oncology Nurse Advisor     Author: Jason Hoffman, PharmD, RPh

Edible colon preparation (ECP) was found to be at least as effective and safe as currently available colonoscopy preparation formulations, and it was preferred with high satisfaction...   read more



Purgative Meals for Colonoscopy Prep

Published in: Today's Geriatric Medicine   Author: Jamie Santa Cruz

Patients routinely complain that bowel preparation prior to a colonoscopy is a substantial turnoff, but a new alternative to traditional preparation methods has emerged on the horizon. Researchers from ...   read more



PEG 3350-containing bars, beverages an effective new approach to bowel prep for colonoscopy

Published in: Healio

The randomized, colonoscopist-blinded trial ended after 65 patients completed their colonoscopy, and more than 90% of those who consumed the novel ColonaryConcepts bowel prep regimen 24 hours before colonoscopy had ‘excellent’ or ‘good’ endoscopic visibility. Patients also reported high satisfaction, and no serious adverse events occurred.... read more



ColonaryConcepts Announces First Patient Enrolled in Landmark Gastroenterologist-Designed Colon-Prep Phase 2 Study

Published in: Digital Journal   Author: MarketWired

ColonaryConcepts, LLC, a biotechnology company focused on breakthrough technology platforms that promote gastrointestinal health, announced the first patient enrolled in the landmark gastroenterologist-designed Colon Prep Phase 2 clinical trial...   read more

The Food Innovation Nexus

Food Innovation Nexus Sees Work Come to Fruition

Published in: Project Nosh   Author: Carol Ortenberg

As college students have become more focused on their pre-professional preparation, looking to everything from internships to dorm room startups, universities have increasingly become more creative in the services and opportunities they offer to attract top talent...
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