Todd Runestad

Functional Ingredients

I've been writing on nutrition science news since 1997. Currently I'm editor-in-chief of Engredea, which includes Functional Ingredients magazine, Engredea Daily eNewsletter, Nutracon conference, Engredea Monograph series, and Engredea trade show linking suppliers and manufacturers in the global nutrition business.

My daily vitamin regime includes a quality multi, B complex, C with bioflavonoids, >2,000IU vitamin D, E, magnesium, high-selenium yeast, alpha-lipoic acid with carnitine, coQ10, fish oil concentrate, probiotics and some adaptogenic herbs. 

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3 top supplement ingredients for your dog
Give your canine companion a leg up with effective supplements for common problems.
CBD oil
CBD 101: What is CBD?
THC? CBD? Learning about cannabinoids can be complicated.
19 CBD products to keep on your radar
Cannabis products seem to be popping up everywhere, increasingly featured by natural products stores. Keep your eye out for these 19 hemp-derived products.
Natural pet behavior therapy
4 natural ways to tame a bad dog
Fido acting up? Try these natural ways to ease the symptoms behind common dog issues.
5 supplements to help your hound
Look for these or similar nutrition boosters formulated specifically for dogs.
Can supplements lift your mood? Here’s what science says.
What’s at work physiologically in determining your mood? Can supplements help?
5 mood-boosting supplements
Help your brain get the nutritional support it needs to help shape your mood with these mood-boosting supplements.
Delicious Living 2018 Supplement Awards
Delicious Living's 2018 Supplement Awards
Experience the power of clean ingredients, transparent suppliers and social impact beyond the bottle.
sports supplements
Game on: 5 new performance-boosting supplements
Elite athletes and weekend warriors can boost sports performance with these new supplements.
CBD science: Health conditions we know it’s good for
Here's a rundown of the state of the science on cannabidiol.
protein powder
5 protein powders for every niche
Protein is everywhere today. Here’s a handful of new protein canisters to fill your shifting desires.
Eye health and nutrients
These are the nutrient superheroes that protect your eyes
Take a closer look at nutrients that may protect your eyes from long-term damage.
vision health
5 vision supplements to help fight screen fatigue
Digital devices have transformed life, often for the better, but in one apparent way for the worse.
5 tea products to improve your health
Wan better skin, more probiotics, increased energy and better sleep? Here are five teas that can help support your health.
’shrooms on the shelf: 5 mushroom-infused supplement picks
These mushroom-containing supplements are sprouting up at your local natural products retailer and can boost your immunity, endurance and brain health.
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