Women's health has remained a major health issue in the United States, Europe, and others. Over the years, people have used traditional herbs and medicines, which contain therapeutic compounds that help in curbing diseases and curing ailments. Women are prone to diseases like osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, anaemia, menstrual health disorders, obesity, depression, and fibromyalgia. They are also more prone to certain autoimmune conditions, such as Sjogren's Syndrome, Lupus and Hypothyroidism, than their male counterparts.
Vitamin D and calcium are being used in nutritional applications to support bone health. Iron, soy isoflavones, folic acid, and cranberry extracts are used in maintaining general women's health to some extent. Ageing population and increasing prevalence of osteoporosis are the key drivers for European women's health ingredients market. Dietary supplements dominate the US women's health ingredients market by applications. Functional foods and beverages is still an emerging application for these ingredients, holding immense potential.
This research investigates the state of the U.S. market for nutritional solutions in women's health market in 2010. The historical period is from 2007 to 2009, and forecasts are provided until 2017. The study clearly lists and discusses the market drivers and restraints. It analyzes the distribution channels and applications in this market. The market is divided into iron, folic acid, calcium, Vitamin D, soy isoflavones and cranberry extracts. Forecasts and market shares are provided for every segment. The study includes a key competitor analysis for every segment.
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