The 2021 Supplement Essentials Awards

For millennia, humans have used remedies to bolster health and well-being.

That tradition continues in 2021, in part due to COVID-19, which has sharpened focus worldwide on natural ways to boost immunity.

The following supplements can help you stay on top of your health and well-being goals.

1mD LIVERMd delivers clinically studied ingredients, including bioavailable milk thistle extract, to support liver health.

Adm Protexin Bio-Kult S. Boulardii targets the immune system and digestive tract with Saccharomyces boulardii and vitamin D3.

America’s Finest CoQ10+ Hawthorn Berry works to enhance energy and stamina with ingredients that support cardiovascular health.

Arthur Andrew Medical KD Ultra Full Spectrum K2 With Vegan D3 promotes strong bones and cardiovascular health.

Bluebonnet Nutrition Targeted Choice BrainPower uses bacopa, lion’s mane mushroom mycelium, and wild blueberry extract to support brain health.

CV Sciences CV Defense Daily Immune Support offers a proprietary blend of PEA (a cannabinoid-like molecule linked to immune health) with reishi and other key nutrients.

Garden of Life mykind Organics Prenatal Multi is made from fruits, veggies, and nausea-fighting herbs such as ginger. Nutrients support fetal development and help fight iron-deficiency anemia.

Haka Life Nutrition GLX3 contains all 30 known omega 3s in a whole-food, bioactive form.

Hybrid Remedies HybridEB+ Elderberry Immune Support is a pharmacist-formulated blend of key immunity ingredients.

Irwin Naturals Stress-Defy combines the adaptogen rhodiola with L-theanine and other nutrients to calm the mind and relax the body.

Jarrow Formulas Jarro-Dophilus Eps is a shelf-stable, multi-strain probiotic formulated with eight species linked to a positive influence on intestinal and immune health.

Kyo-Dophilus Pro+ Synbiotic chewable tablets deliver a prebiotic and 20 billion CFUs of nine clinically studied probiotics.

Lily of the Desert Lifestix Immune Probiotic E.N.T. Care contains a probiotic that dissolves on the tongue to reduce the likelihood of sore throat.

Mushroom Wisdom Super Reishi helps support immunity, energy, mood, general wellness, and vitality.

Nature’s Answer Sambucus Daily Gummies 2x Strength delivers antioxidant-rich elderberry extract (equal to 3,200 mg of fresh elderberries) to fight free radicals and support immunity.

Nature’s Way Ginkgold Eyes supports vision with caretonoids, lutein, zeaxanthin, and an advanced ginkgo extract.

Now Sports Men’s Active Sports Multi is a daily multi that features free-form amino acids, MCT oil, herbal extracts, and more. 

Om Beauty-Full Powered By Chaga + Biotin taps into the antioxidant power of mushroom superfoods and nutrients that enhance hair, skin, and nails.

Penn Herb Olbas Natural Sugar-Free Lozenges Black Currant combines vitamin C, eucalyptus oil, and menthol to suppress coughs and soothe sore throats.

Quantum Health Elderberry Liquid Extract can be taken from the dropper or mixed with food or beverages to help the body rapidly absorb the benefits of elderberries.

RidgeCrest Herbals ClearLungs Extra Strength offers a synergistic blend of Chinese herbs that help the body maintain respiratory-health functions.

Solgar Wild Alaskan Full Spectrum Omega comes from sustainably caught salmon. A propietary purification system ensures the removal of heavy metals.


Trace Minerals Natural Rest Plus+ calms the nervous system with relaxing herbs, enzymes, and ionic trace minerals.

True Veda Organic Ashwagandha is made from the effective, fast-acting, full-spectrum root extract known as KSM­66.

Vital Planet Vital Flora Immune Biome Probiotic blends probiotics, prebiotics, and mushrooms to support immune health and promote digestive balance.

Xlear Max Sinus Spray makes you feel better fast by alleviating congestion, dry sinuses, and irritated nasal tissues.


§These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.