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FDA Vows To Strengthen Oversight Of Multibillion-Dollar Dietary Supplement Industry
The agency also announced a crackdown on several supplement makers for improperly selling products that promised to treat Alzheimer's and cancer.
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Are Gummy Vitamins Even Good For You? Here's What Experts Say.
By Kristin Lesko, On Assignment For HuffPost
Diving into what you need to know — and do — before taking the supplements.
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Men: Taking Vitamins B6 And B12 Could Increase Your Risk Of Lung Cancer
Megadoses might hasten the growth of already-mutated cells, research suggests.
Integrator Alert: Demand Time (and Changes) in the FDA's Move Limiting Access and Increasing Costs of Dietary Supplements
Publisher-Editor, Integrator Blog News & Reports
As written, the guidance raises very serious questions about the future availability of safe dietary supplements recommended
These 15 Supplement Ingredients Carry Serious Health Risks, According to a New Report
RELATED: Warning: Do Not Mix These Supplements The ingredients, and their claimed benefits, include: More from Health.com
Tempted To Follow That Celebrity Health Trend? Check With This Guy First
Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicine.
And sometimes science changes. I fell for the drinking-lots-of-water thing and that doesn't seem to be true. I used to promote
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Read This If You Take Melatonin To Sleep At Night
The popular sleep supplement is almost totally unregulated.
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Dietary Supplements Send Thousands To The ER Each Year
By Marilynn Marchione, Associated Press
The biggest troublemakers include bodybuilding and sexual-enhancement products.
The Truth Behind Your Supplements
Caroline J. Cederquist, M.D.
Board-certified bariatric physician
A study will support the benefit of certain supplements in one type of patient but show harm when the same supplements are taken by another group or people with different medical conditions. The key is to know the difference.
I'm In: Let's Talk About Dietary Supplements
Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D
President, Personalized Lifestyle Medicine Institute
What is the next step for the natural products industry? The interrelationship with health care at large is of critical importance. Chronic disease is rising on a global scale. Pharmaceutical drugs alone don't seem to solve these problems. We have to find new solutions.
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Watch John Oliver Verbally Pants Dr. Oz Over Dietary Supplements
With Oz's testimony as a jumping off point, Oliver used a full 16 minutes of his show's running time to hammer in the disastrous
Postcards From Lebanon: Part 11 in a Series of Cancer-Related Commentary (Cycle 4)
Novelist, poet, memoirist and playwright.
Long may you run. Instead of having me play 20 questions, the good doctor pointed out that there were three things that helped
Liver Damage Cases In Hawaii Linked To Dietary Supplements
In every case, patients reported use of a weight loss or muscle gain supplement, but an exact pill has not been isolated
10 Cases Of Liver Failure Linked To Dietary Supplements In Hawaii
Yesterday, the Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) announced an investigation into what could be causing the hospitalizations
Essential Nutrients You're Missing From Your Diet
Long underestimated, vitamin D is much more than just a bone fortifier; there's strong evidence that adequate levels can
Monster Cites Food-Stamp Economy As One Reason For Big Switch: Report
The growing population of food stamp recipients is one reason why Monster Beverage made a small change to its energy drinks
5 Myths About Nutritional Supplements
By Next Avenue, Next Avenue
Fact: For healthy adults, a multivitamin is sufficient (with some exceptions). The vitamin and mineral needs for most adults
Ron Paul Writings Reveal Conspiracy Theories On Slavery, Christmas And Diet Supplements
The health nannies insist that many dietary supplements are untested and unproven, and therefore dangerous. But the track
Juliette Kimoto, Former Beauty Queen, Scammed Tens Of Thousands With Online Scheme
When Juliette Kimoto took to the stage to accept her crown as Mrs. Nevada in 2006, she seemed an obvious fit for the coveted
Why You Should Not Stop Taking Your Vitamins
Mark Hyman, MD
The recent media hype around vitamins is a classic case of drawing the wrong conclusions from good science.
Taking Dietary Supplements? Don't Overdo It
Older adults who take dietary supplements to boost their intake of minerals need to be careful they don’t get too much of
Dietary Supplements For Summertime Efficiency
Memorial Day weekend means that summer weather is upon us. Unlike the winter months where our bodies seem to crave hibernation
Do You Have Leaky Gut Syndrome?
Leo Galland M.D.
Director, Foundation for Integrated Medicine
Because it is something of a mystery disease that can show itself as a bewildering array of other conditions, you could have Leaky Gut Syndrome and not even realize it.
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