■ Unstoppable metabolic syndrome population becoming obese due to corona ....
■ Aging rate in 2022 and future estimates According to the Statistics Bureau of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, the population of Japan on January 1, 2023 was 124.47 million. In addition, as of September 15, 2022 (Respect for the Aged Day), the elderly population aged 65 and over in Japan was 36.27 million, an increase of 60,000 from the previous year and a record high. The aging rate also reached a record high of 29.1%. In addition, the proportion of the population aged 75 and over will exceed 15% of the total population for the first time, and it is said that by 2025, when almost all baby boomers will become late elderly, those aged 75 and over will account for more than 25% of the total population..
■About Cotara Membership Registration We started recruiting Cotara members in hopes of getting to know more about the goodness of Morimitsu's Cotara products. To apply, please click "Contact Us" above, include your name, email address, and telephone number on the inquiry form, fill in "Address and Date of Birth" in the contents column, and click the "Confirm" button. For member benefits, (1) a "cotara tree" sample (40 grains) is awarded (2) discounts on multiple purchases of products..
■Functional Labeling Food November 2019, "Cotara Tree"(120With grain)The Consumer Affairs Agency has accepted the notification as a "functionally labeled food". The notification number is E417. This product contains saracynol derived from Saracia. Saracyan-derived saracynol has been reported to have the function of suppressing the absorption of sugars ingested from the diet and slowing the rise in post-meal blood sugar levels..
■Research News 2-Nonenal, which causes aging odors, is known to produce secretory components from the sebaceous glands by oxidation. An industry-academia collaboration study by our company and Numazu National College of Technology revealed that saracia plant extract suppresses this 2-nonennard production. Details of this achievement will be presented at the Japanese Society of Oxidative Stress conference in June..