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Are there hidden drugs in your supplements?

ARE THERE HIDDEN DRUGS IN YOUR SUPPLEMENTS?

Zero Xtreme, In Shape, Easy 2 Slim, and Adipotrim XT promised to help people burn fat or lose weight. Rhino 7, Fifty Shades 6000, and...

Why Skin Care Brands are Putting This Sleep Aid in Their Products

WHY SKIN CARE BRANDS ARE PUTTING THIS SLEEP AID IN THEIR PRODUCTS

When you think of melatonin, sleep is probably is the first thing that comes to mind. As an oral supplement often taken as a natural...

 
 
 
New study sheds more light on blood sugar management properties of algae polyphenols

NEW STUDY SHEDS MORE LIGHT ON BLOOD SUGAR MANAGEMENT PROPERTIES OF ALGAE POLYPHENOLS

Supplementation of capsules containing a polyphenol blend from two types of algae and the mineral chromium picolinate may help normalize...

Liver health supplements attract young adults that regularly consume alcohol, says analyst

LIVER HEALTH SUPPLEMENTS ATTRACT YOUNG ADULTS THAT REGULARLY CONSUME ALCOHOL, SAYS ANALYST

What does the market landscape of liver health supplements look like? We sat down with Euromonitorâs Keena Roberts, senior consumer...

 
 
 
The gold standards for measuring liver health supplement efficacy in clinical trials

THE GOLD STANDARDS FOR MEASURING LIVER HEALTH SUPPLEMENT EFFICACY IN CLINICAL TRIALS

Unlike pharmaceuticals, the effects of nutritional supplements are subtle. We spoke with several contract research organizations that...

Combined vitamin D3 and omega-3 supplementation may have bone, heart and kidney benefits

COMBINED VITAMIN D3 AND OMEGA-3 SUPPLEMENTATION MAY HAVE BONE, HEART AND KIDNEY BENEFITS

Supplementation with a combination of vitamin D3 and omega-3 may have multiple health benefits on pre-menopausal women with vitamin...

 
 
 
Ritual to invest in research, new product development, and new hires with $25 million fundraise

RITUAL TO INVEST IN RESEARCH, NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT, AND NEW HIRES WITH $25 MILLION FUNDRAISE

Ritual, a California-based supplement subscription company, has raised $25 million in Series B funding to grow its women-focused nutrition...

What Are The Benefits Of Coconut Oil For Dogs?

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF COCONUT OIL FOR DOGS?

Coconut oil has become a game changer for us humans. There are so many uses for this supplement, it's like the Swiss-army knife of...

 
 
 
SHOCK: More than 750 supplement brands found to be tainted with drugs. mostly steroids and weight loss chemicals

SHOCK: MORE THAN 750 SUPPLEMENT BRANDS FOUND TO BE TAINTED WITH DRUGS. MOSTLY STEROIDS AND WEIGHT LOSS CHEMICALS

It can be tempting to vilify all chemical drugs while assigning a “pure, clean and healthy” label to all nutritional supplements. However,...

Are the Vitamins in Supplements the Same as the Vitamins in Food?

ARE THE VITAMINS IN SUPPLEMENTS THE SAME AS THE VITAMINS IN FOOD?

We eat food mainly for the macronutrients it contains, but we need micronutrients too. Macronutrients are the components of food that...

 
 
 
Popular probiotic flunks a test

POPULAR PROBIOTIC FLUNKS A TEST

It didn't reduce symptoms of acute gastroenteritis among children in a recent, large trial . Can Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG , the bacteria...

 
 
 
Super Supplements

SUPER SUPPLEMENTS

It's 2019! Resolve to sleep more, stress less, increase energy, lower inflammation, improve immunity with help from targeted supplements...

How to Choose the Best Probiotic Supplements For Your Needs

HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST PROBIOTIC SUPPLEMENTS FOR YOUR NEEDS

There's been a wealth of data in the last decade about the role the microbiome plays in warding off sickness, losing weight and maintaining...

 
 
 
FDA back-channel allows drug companies to transform common supplements into expensive prescription drugs

FDA BACK-CHANNEL ALLOWS DRUG COMPANIES TO TRANSFORM COMMON SUPPLEMENTS INTO EXPENSIVE PRESCRIPTION DRUGS

The depths of corruption within federal agencies know no bounds: A backchannel at the FDA has given Big Pharma the ability to turn...

State based laws on supplements would result in unworkable tangle of rules, stakeholders argue

STATE BASED LAWS ON SUPPLEMENTS WOULD RESULT IN UNWORKABLE TANGLE OF RULES, STAKEHOLDERS ARGUE

A proposed state law in Massachusetts to restrict the sale of weight loss and muscle building supplements would open the door for an...

 
 
 
Beauty, Intravenously? Drip Therapy makes an entry in India and we're curious!

BEAUTY, INTRAVENOUSLY? DRIP THERAPY MAKES AN ENTRY IN INDIA AND WE'RE CURIOUS!

We all know what we eat has an effect on our skin and body. While we may do our best by popping supplements to increasing our immunity...

 
 
 
How to Balance Omega 3 6 9 Fatty Acids

HOW TO BALANCE OMEGA 3 6 9 FATTY ACIDS

When it comes to omega fatty acids in our diets, we often hear about the many health benefits of omega-3s. Less attention is given...

Supplementing with keratin can increase lean body mass

SUPPLEMENTING WITH KERATIN CAN INCREASE LEAN BODY MASS

A study carried out by researchers from the School of Sport and Exercise at Massey University in New Zealand found that keratin supplements...