Get Healthy: New Products

2013-02-20T00:00:00Z Get Healthy: New ProductsBy Times Staff
February 20, 2013 12:00 am  • 

New egg-free flu vaccine offers heightened immunity

Flublok, created by Protein Scientists, is a new vaccine for the prevention of seasonal influenza disease and is the first to be made in a 100% egg-free system without growing influenza viruses – so the vaccine can be made quickly and without any of the infectious risk traditionally associated with vaccine manufacture. Flublok is highly purified, has three times the amount of active ingredient in traditional influenza vaccines, and contains no preservatives or antibiotics. Flublok will be widely available for the 2013-2014 influenza season and is available in limited supply for the current season.

Victoria's Secret puts the sexy back in workout clothes

January is the perfect time of year to jump start a workout routine and a new outfit is always great motivation. The Victoria's Secret Sport collection, VSX, has workout essentials for everyone no matter what type of fitness activity. Available in bright, energizing colors and new styles, the VSX Sexy Sport Collection includes a mix of supportive sports bras, flattering yoga pants, capris, tops, jackets and more - all designed with fit and fashion in mind. New products in the line include the Supermodel Racerback Bra, the Standout Pant and the Incredible by Victoria's Secret Sports Bra. Prices vary.

New Post cereal brings whole grains to the breakfast table

Post Foods introduces their new Great Grains Protein Blend cereal, which helps support a healthy metabolism. Great Grains Protein Blend cereals add whole grain, natural fiber and protein to conventional breakfast diets. Great Grains Protein Blend cereals come in two flavors: Cinnamon Hazelnut and Honey, Oats & Seeds, which are full of less processed, nutritious grains. The cereal is made up of whole grain flakes made with cracked wheat and whole kernel barley, sweetened with honey and combined with scoops of pumpkin seeds, almonds and multigrain clusters with sunflower seeds.

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