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1.NOW Foods Cocoa Powders, Dark Chocolate, Extracts, Nibs, & Supplements -- Sources of Flavanols *
2.NOW Foods Oat Cereals *
3.NOW Foods Calcium Supplements (Including Vitamin D, Vitamin K, and Magnesium) *
4.NOW Foods Lysine Supplements Review *
5.NOW Foods Fish Oil and Omega-3 and -7 Fatty Acid Supplements Review (Including Krill, Algae, Calamari, Green-lipped Mussel Oil, and Sea Buckthorn) *
6.NOW Foods Probiotics (for Adults, Children and Pets) and Kefirs *
7.NOW Foods Vitamin C Supplements *
8.NOW Foods Digestive Enzyme Supplements *
9.NOW Foods L-Tryptophan and 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) *
10.NOW Foods Flaxseed Oil, Evening Primrose Oil, Borage Oil, and Black Currant Oil Supplements: Sources of ALA and GLA (Omega-3 and -6 Fatty Acids) *
11.NOW Foods Meal Replacement & Weight Management Powders and Shakes *
12.NOW Foods Inactive Ingredients in Supplements  *
13.NOW Foods Greens and Whole Food Powders, Pills and Drinks Review
14.NOW Foods Baobab Dried Fruit Pulp *
15.NOW Foods Latest RDAs Summarized by Recommended Daily Intakes and Upper Limits for Nutrients
16.NOW Foods Chromium Supplements *
17.NOW Foods Iron Supplements *
18.NOW Foods Potassium Supplements Review *
19.NOW Foods Zinc Supplements and Lozenges *
20.NOW Foods Astaxanthin Supplements Review *
21.NOW Foods Menopause Supplements (Soy and Red Clover Isoflavones, Black Cohosh) and Progesterone Creams
22.NOW Foods Nutrition Bars (Energy Bars, Fiber Bars, Protein Bars, Meal Replacement Bars, and Whole Food Bars)
23.NOW Foods Vision Supplements with Lutein and Zeaxanthin
24.NOW Foods Vitamin D Supplements Review (Including Calcium, Vitamin K, Magnesium)
25.NOW Foods Review of Cholesterol-Lowering Supplements (Sterols and Policosanol) *
26.NOW Foods Acai Berry Supplements and Beverages *
27.NOW Foods African Mango (Seed Extract) Supplements for Weight Loss *
28.NOW Foods Ginger Supplements & Ales Review *
29.NOW Foods Lycopene Supplements
30.NOW Foods Vitamin K Supplements (Including Calcium and Vitamin D)
31.NOW Foods Where to Buy Supplements - From
32.NOW Foods About, Learn all about
33.NOW Foods Green Tea Supplements, Drinks, Brewable Teas, and Matcha Review *
34.NOW Foods Selenium Supplements Review
35.NOW Foods Review of CLA (Conjugated Linoleic Acid) Supplements for Slimming
36.NOW Foods B Vitamin Supplements and Energy Drinks (Including B Complexes, Niacin, B-6, B-12, Biotin, Thiamin, and Folic Acid)
37.NOW Foods Bilberry Supplements Review
38.NOW Foods CoQ10 and Ubiquinol Supplements Review
39.NOW Foods Ginseng Supplements *
40.NOW Foods Glucosamine, Chondroitin, MSM and Boswellia Supplements for Joint Health *
41.NOW Foods Magnesium and Calcium-Magnesium Supplements Review
42.NOW Foods Melatonin Supplements Review *
43.NOW Foods Multivitamin and Multimineral Supplements Review
44.NOW Foods N-Acetyl Cysteine Supplements
45.NOW Foods Nattokinase Supplements Review *
46.NOW Foods Protein Powders, Shakes, and Drinks Review
47.NOW Foods Red Yeast Rice Supplements Review
48.NOW Foods Review of Products for Lactose Intolerance (Lactase Enzymes and Lactose-Free Milks)
49.NOW Foods SAMe (S-adenosyl-methionine) Supplements Review *
50.NOW Foods St. John's Wort Supplements Review
51.NOW Foods Turmeric and Curcumin Supplements and Spices
52.NOW Foods Vitamin A Supplements, Including Beta-Carotene and Cod Liver Oil
53.NOW Foods Vitamin E Supplements, Cream, and Oil (Including Tocopherols and Tocotrienols)
54.NOW Foods Breast Enhancement Supplements *
55.NOW Foods Potassium Iodide (KI) and Potassium Iodate (KIO3): Radioprotective Agents *
56.NOW Foods Toprol XL vs. Generic Metoprolol Succinate Extended-release (ER) Tablets *
57.NOW Foods Alpha Lipoic Acid Supplements Review *
58.NOW Foods Green Coffee Bean Extract Supplements for Weight Loss *
59.NOW Foods How Products Were Evaluated, See the methods used by to test specific types of dietary supplements and other health products
60.NOW Foods L-Theanine Supplements Review *
61.NOW Foods Muscle Enhancers (Creatine and Branched-chain Amino Acids) *
62.NOW Foods Prostate Supplements (Saw Palmetto and Beta-Sitosterol) *
63.NOW Foods Resveratrol Supplements (Grape, Red Wine, and Polygonum Sources)  *
64.NOW Foods Review of Sexual Enhancer Supplements (with Yohimbe, Horny Goat Weed, Arginine) *
65.NOW Foods Weight Loss Supplement Review (7-Keto DHEA and Stimulant Blend Supplements) *

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1.What is Prelief? Does it really help for heartburn and/or bladder pain from acidic foods?  
2.Which "whole food" multivitamins are only from foods and don't include synthetic vitamins? What can you tell from the labels of these products: Complete Foods Nutrition-OctoMega MultiVitamin; Sunwarrior Raw Vitamins; Garden of LIfe-MyKind Organics; Nature's Brands-PhytoVitamins; Doctors' Research MultiVitamin? 
3.Is it better to get vitamins from foods or supplements, and are natural vitamins better than synthetic vitamins? 
4.Are plant-based calcium supplements, like AlgaeCal, better than regular calcium supplements? 
5.What is carrageenan? Should I be concerned that it is an ingredient in my supplement? 
6.Is it safer to get calcium from foods than from supplements? How about from calcium-fortified orange juice and non-dairy milks? 
7.Do diamine oxidase (DAO) supplements for histamine intolerance really work? 
8.Can curcumin help prevent or improve symptoms of Alzheimer's disease? 
9.After developing kidney stones, I was told to avoid tea -- but recently I've heard that green tea might actually be helpful for kidney stones. Is that true? 
10.Is it true that most coffee is contaminated with mold? 
11.Is sublingual vitamin B-12 really better than the pill form? 
12.What is PQQ? Does it help with aging and memory? Is it similar to CoQ10?  
13.Which supplements can help with indigestion and/or heartburn? 
14.Which supplements help reduce the risk of colorectal cancer? 
15.How can the Recommended Daily Allowance (RDA) for magnesium be higher than the Upper Tolerable Intake Level (UL)? That is, how can an amount which is healthful also put you at risk for harm? 
16.How should curcumin dose be adjusted if using formulations with enhanced bioavailability such as Meriva, BCM-95, CurcuWin, Theracurmin, Bioperine, and C3?  
17.Can taking fish oil or calcium supplements increase my risk of prostate cancer? My doctor recommended that I stop taking them since I have an enlarged prostate. 
18.How does turmeric spice compare to turmeric (curcumin) in supplements? I sprinkle it on my foods and wonder if that's equivalent to taking a supplement. 
19.I've heard that curcumin is a MAO inhibitor. Is this true, and does that mean it is not safe to take if you eat amine-rich foods like cheese and dark chocolate? 
20.The maker of my multivitamin says it doesn't include folic acid because too much from supplements can be harmful. Is that true? 
21.What do alkaline booster drops do? Do they provide the same benefits as Kre-Alkalyn? 
22.Which vitamins and minerals should be taken together or separately? 
23.Can chocolate and cocoa powder cause eczema? 
24.How can I find supplements that are gluten-free on 
25.I noticed that some ingredients in my multivitamin have no daily value established. A few concern me, specifically Boron (150 mcg per tablet), Nickel (5 mcg per tablet), and Tin (10 mcg per tablet). Should I be concerned about these ingredients?  
26.What are phytoceramides? Do phytoceramide supplements really work to improve aging skin?  
27.Do vitamin C supplements help prevent cataracts? 
28.I have been having neurological symptoms, and a blood test showed I have toxic levels of vitamin B-6. My multivitamin contains 75 mg of B-6, but this is below the upper limit of 100 mg per day. Could my vitamin contain more than it lists? 
29.I've read that the best form of vitamin E is d-alpha tocopheryl succinate (it's recommended in the paleo diet, for example), but I don't see that listed on product labels. How can I find it? 
30.Is Spirulina safe? I heard that it can contain a neurotoxin, BMAA. 
31.Should I be worried that my supplement contains "caramel coloring IV"? I've heard that it has been linked to cancer. 
32.Someone told me that one Brazil nut can provide your entire recommended daily intake for vitamin E. Is that true? 
33.Are there any potential drug interactions to be aware of when taking curcumin/turmeric? 
34.I use a brand of curcumin and the most recent bottle contained capsules a few shades lighter than what I am accustomed to taking. Is this color change an issue to be concerned about? 
35.I've been taking a Daily Advantage multi but am now concerned by the very high % DV for vitamin C (833% DV), niacin (325% DV), and B vitamins (over 1,000% DV for several). The company tells me this formula is based on clinical experience and the scientific literature. What do you think? 
36.Is it better for a fish oil (or krill oil) supplement to have more DHA than EPA? 
37.Can lemon juice or lemonade reduce my chances of getting kidney stones?  
38.Do any supplements help prevent or improve cataracts? 
39.I read an article stating that some of the ingredients in Centrum multivitamins may be dangerous or toxic. Is that true? 
40.I recently read that turmeric is only effective if it is combined with black pepper. Is this true? 
41.I'm thinking of changing my multivitamin, but the one I'm considering doesn't contain molybdenum. Most others have it. How important is molybdenum? 
42.There are many reports of lead contamination in turmeric spice. How can I make sure I'm not getting lead in my turmeric supplement or spice? 
43.What are prebiotics? Is it important to look for them when choosing a probiotic supplement? 
44.What is Metafolin (5-methylfolate)? I see it in some supplements instead of folic acid. Is it better than folic acid? 
45.What is the difference between cysteine and cystine? 
46.A representative in a store selling vitamins and supplements advised me that it was better to use a powdered product that you mix with liquid than to take a pill, because the vitamins will be more completely absorbed. Is that true? 
47.How much calcium from supplements is too much? 
48.I take warfarin (Coumadin), an anticoagulant drug. Are there supplements I should avoid, or be taking, due to this drug? 
49.Which supplements should be taken with food? 
50.Are enteric coated supplements better than non-enteric coated ones? 
51.Can taking too much vitamin B-6 be dangerous? The label on my multivitamin states it contains 2000% the Daily Value!  
52.I have type 2 diabetes. Should I be concerned about ingredients like maltodextrin and maltitol that are found in some protein bars and drinks? 
53.I take estrogen replacement (Vagifem), to help relieve the symptoms of menopause. Are there supplements I should avoid, or be taking, due to this drug? 
54.Is there a danger in taking lecithin or phosphatidylcholine? I heard that they may increase the risk of heart attacks. 
55.Must I take amino acid supplements on an empty stomach? Can I take them with other amino acids or with food to help with swallowing capsules? 
56.What are the benefits of coconut oil and medium chain triglycerides, such as those used in Bulletproof Coffee? 
57.Is quercetin helpful for a specific condition? I see it as an ingredient in several different types of supplements.  
58.A blood test showed my vitamin D level is low. How do I know how much vitamin D to take?  
59.Can supplements with antioxidants like beta-carotene and vitamins A and E cause you to die sooner? 
60.Is it okay to crush a tablet and consume the powder or add the powder to food, rather than swallowing the tablet whole? 
61.What is CELLFOOD and is it a healthy supplement? 
62.Can fisetin, also called Cognisetin and Novusetin, really improve memory? 
63.Do any supplements help prevent or treat osteoporosis? 
64.Does cooking or frying with olive oil make it less healthy? 
65.I'm taking Lumiday, a supplement to improve mood. It seems to help me but is it safe? 
66.Is Boswellia not well absorbed? Should I take it with food? 
67.Is it true that some vitamins or supplements can cause cancer? 
68.Is there evidence that d-limonene can help fight cancer? 
69.My HDL (good) cholesterol level is low. Should I take niacin to raise my HDLs? 
70.What are the benefits of calcium-d-glucarate? 
71.What is EpiCor? Does it really "boost" the immune system and prevent colds? 
72.Which supplements are helpful to have when traveling? Any tips on how to best store supplements on trips? 
73.Why is beta-carotene still an ingredient in some supplements? Isn't it dangerous? 
74.Are the "% DV" numbers on vitamin supplement labels really based on what I need? 
75.Can beetroot juice or supplements help lower my blood pressure? 
76.Does AZO Bladder Control really work for overactive bladder?  
77.I take a number of supplements and I think they are making my acid reflux worse. Which supplements could be causing my stomach irritation, and what can I do about it? 
78.What is shilajit? Does it have any proven benefits, and is heavy metal contamination a concern? 

Clinical Updates Found:
2016 08/09/2016Spirulina Lowers Cholesterol
 07/23/2016Vitamin C and Breast Cancer
 03/16/2016Don't Take Green Tea With Iron?
 02/21/2016Gastrointestinal Side-Effects of Chlorella
2015 06/21/2015Probiotic Foods and Social Anxiety
2014 07/09/2014Chlorella Lowers Cholesterol and Triglycerides
2013 12/14/2013B-12 Deficiency and Acid Inhibitors
 04/07/2013Omega-3s Linked to Less Heart Disease and Longer Life
 01/20/2013Toxin in Algae Supplements
2012 12/09/2012Extra Protein Improves Strength
2011 06/22/2011Does Taking Vitamin D Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease?

Recalls and Warnings Found:
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1.More Turmeric Spice Recalled (Posted: 08/05/2016)
2.Maker of "Super Food" Warned for Manufacturing Violations (Posted: 07/23/2016)
3.Toxins in Chocolate (Posted: 03/30/2016)
4.NOW Foods Recalls Ginkgo & Other Supplements (Posted: 03/22/2016)
5.FDA Finds Problems at 58% of Supplement Manufacturing Sites in U.S. and Abroad (Posted: 03/12/2016)
6.Thirteen Manufacturers Ordered to Stop Selling Devil's Claw Supplements (Posted: 09/11/2015)
7.Soylent Meal Replacement Powder Reported to Contain Lead and Cadmium (Posted: 08/19/2015)
8.FDA Warns Maker of Fruit Energy Drinks for Drug Claims (Posted: 06/11/2015)
9.Seller of Omega-3, Probiotics & SuperFoods Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (Posted: 05/30/2015)
10.FDA Warns Maker of "Relaxation" Drink (Posted: 04/11/2015)
11.Smoothie Blends Recalled Due to Potential Listeria Contamination (Posted: 01/21/2015)
12.Seller of Energy & Joint Supplements, Aloe, Silver and More Warned for Drug Claims (Posted: 12/02/2014)
13.Seller of Vitamin C, Iron and Detox Supplements Warned for Violations, Drug Claims (Posted: 10/30/2014)
14."Superfood" Greens Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (Posted: 08/04/2014)
15.Protein Drink Mix Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (Posted: 07/02/2014)
16.Maker of Relaxation Drink Warned For Melatonin Ingredient (Posted: 04/09/2014)
17."Stem Cell" Supplement Recalled Due to Allergen Risk (Posted: 01/21/2014)
18.Prebiotic and Digestive Enzyme Supplement Recalled Due To Drug Risk (Posted: 10/11/2013)
19.Metagenics Warned For Misbranding of Medical Foods and Drug Claims (Posted: 09/13/2013)
20.Maker of Greens and Whole Foods Supplements Warned For Drug Claims, Manufacturing Violations (Posted: 08/06/2013)
21.Maker of Algae Products Warned For Drug Claims, Manufacturing Violations (Posted: 08/01/2013)
22.Herbal Supplement Company Warned For Drug Claims, Manufacturing Violations (Posted: 07/12/2013)
23.Seller of Cardio, Immune, Greens Supplements and More Warned For Drug Claims (Posted: 06/13/2013)
24.Maker of Cardio, Arthritis, Cleanse Supplements and More Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (Posted: 05/17/2013)
25.Adverse Event Reports Associated With Dietary Supplements Increase, But Remain Underreported And Underutilized (Posted: 04/12/2013)
26.Maker of Nutrition Shakes Warned For Manufacturing Violations (Posted: 03/22/2013)
27.Probiotic Recalled Due To Undeclared Soy (Posted: 03/21/2013)
28.Maker of Liquid Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (Posted: 03/15/2013)
29.Ingredient Supplier Warned For Meal Replacement Product Misbranding and Adulteration (Posted: 02/06/2013)
30.Lactase Enzyme Supplement Recalled (Posted: 02/01/2013)
31.Food for Health Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims on Supplements (Posted: 01/24/2013)
32.Sensa Settles Second False Advertising Lawsuit (Posted: 11/29/2012)
33.Maker of Probiotic and Sports Drinks Warned For Manufacturing Violations (Posted: 11/21/2012)
34.Medifast Settles False Advertising Suit (Posted: 09/08/2012)
35.Maker of Protein Drinks and Supplements Warned of Manufacturing Violations (Posted: 04/04/2012)
36.Maker of Inhaled Caffeine Product Gets Warning (Posted: 03/09/2012)
37.Melatonin in Cookies and Drinks -- Not Allowed, Says FDA (Posted: 03/07/2012)
38.Hoodia Marketers Fined and Banned from Business (Posted: 11/03/2011)
39.Performance Enhancing Ingredient, DMAA, Not Really from Geraniums, Putting Its Use in Supplements in Doubt (Posted: 08/07/2011)
40.FDA Calls "Melatonin Brownie" Unsafe and Sends Warning to Manufacturer (Posted: 08/03/2011)
41.FDA Warns of Unsafe Drug in Slimming Supplements (Posted: 07/19/2011)
42.Recall of Calcium & Magnesium Softgels Containing Excessive and Potentially Toxic Amounts of Vitamin D (Posted: 06/22/2011)
43.FDA Finds Pesticides in Ginseng Supplement (Posted: 06/01/2011)
44.22 Brands of Whey Protein Recalled Due to Salmonella Concern (Posted: 03/14/2011)
45."Red Flags" for Spotting Tainted Supplements (Posted: 10/08/2010)
46.Many Brands of Nutrition Bars Recalled Due to Potential Salmonella Contamination (Posted: 01/24/2009)
47.Marketers of Diabetes Supplement Banned From Claiming Products Treat or Cure Diseases (Posted: 08/16/2006)
48.FDA Warns Candy Maker Making Heart Health Claims (Posted: 06/26/2006)
49.Garden of Life, Maker of Primal Defense, Settles FTC Charges (Posted: 03/16/2006)
50.Makers of Fat and Starch "Blockers" Receive FDA Warning Letters (Posted: 04/02/2004)
51.Court Closes the Doors on Company That Sold Weight Loss Supplement (Posted: 10/24/2003)
52.FTC Stops False Advertising of Heavily Promoted Supplements for Breast Enhancment, Male Virility, and Snoring (Posted: 07/21/2003)
53.FTC Alleges "Heartbar" Made Deceptive Claims About Effectiveness (Posted: 06/15/2003)
54.Company Ordered to Cease Deceptive Marketing of Weight Loss Product (Posted: 12/10/2002)
55.Update on Recall of Certain Ultra Slim-Fast with Soy Protein Drinks (Posted: 05/17/2002)
56.Recall of Additional Pepsin-containing Digestive Aids (Posted: 02/07/2002)
57.Recall of Pepsin-containing Digestive Supplements (Posted: 01/18/2002)

News Releases Found:
2016 09/26/201660% of St. John's Wort Supplements Fail Tests of Quality
 08/08/2016ConsumerLab Finds Lead, Cadmium and Arsenic Contamination in Greens and Whole Foods Supplements
 07/27/ Helps Consumers Make Sense of the FDA's Updated Daily Values (DV) for Vitamins and Minerals
 07/26/201636% of Meal Replacement Powders and Shakes Fail's Tests of Quality
 02/25/2016Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2016 Based on Consumer Satisfaction
 01/12/2016Problems Found with 32% of Multivitamin/Multimineral Supplements -- Identifies Good Choices for Men, Women, and Children
2015 12/17/ Focuses on Vision Supplements, Spotting the Best and the Worst
 07/31/ Tests Reveal What's Really in Menopause Supplements and Creams -- Soy Isoflavone, Red Clover, Black Cohosh, and Progesterone Products Reviewed
 05/05/'s Tests of Digestive Enzyme Supplements Reveal What Labels Don't
 04/28/2015Best Supplements for Bone Health? Finds Products with Multiple Ingredients More Likely to Contain Wrong Amounts
 03/17/2015CoQ10 & Ubiquinol Supplements Vary in Quality, as Well as Dose, Absorption, and Price According to
 03/05/ Shows Chinese Consumers What's Really in Foods and Supplements -- U.S. Testing Company Expands to China, Launches
 02/25/2015Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2015 Based on Consumer Satisfaction -- Results of the Survey of Vitamin & Supplement Users
2014 08/20/2014Some Red Yeast Rice Supplements Up to 500X Stronger Than Others -- Popular Cholesterol-Lowering Supplements Tested and Compared
 08/05/ Finds Popular Cocoa Powders Contaminated; High Concentrations of Cadmium Raise Concern
 05/21/2014Your Cocoa May Be Contaminated! Reveals What’s Really in Cocoa and Chocolate Products
 02/26/2014Mislabeling of Some Joint Health Supplements with Glucosamine, Chondroitin, Boswellia, and MSM According to -- 38 Supplements Tested, Including Products for Dogs and Cats --
 02/12/2014Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2014 Based on Consumer Satisfaction -- Results of the Survey of Vitamin & Supplement Users
 01/29/2014You May Be Getting More Vitamin C Than You Think from Some Supplements, Cautions -- 27% of Vitamin C Supplements Don't Meet Label Claims in Recent Tests --
2013 12/16/2013What's Really in Turmeric Supplements and Spices? You May Not Want to Know -- 33% of Turmeric/Curcumin Supplements Fail's Review; Filth Found in Spices
 11/25/2013Many Probiotic Supplements Fall Short on Listed Amounts of Helpful Organisms
 10/08/ Reports Problems and “Top Picks” Among Bars for Energy, Fiber, Protein, Meal-Replacement, and Whole Food
 07/31/2013Watch Out for Fake Bilberry Supplements, Cautions
 07/08/2013Contamination a Common Problem in "Greens" and "Whole Foods" Products According to
 06/11/2013 31% of Protein Powders and Drinks Fail Tests by
 03/05/2013CoQ10 & Ubiquinol Supplements Should Be Chosen Carefully, Cautions -- Less Than 4% of Listed Ingredient Found in Widely-Sold Product
 02/01/2013Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2013 Based on Consumer Satisfaction
 01/14/2013Lycopene Supplements Vary in Quality and Price According to
2012 10/17/ Tests and Compares Vision Supplements - Guides Consumers Through a Variety of Ingredients and Formulas
 09/27/ Reveals How Much Caffeine is in Energy Drinks -- Also Finds Some Drinks and Dietary Supplements Don't Contain Claimed Amounts of B Vitamins
 08/31/ tests selenium supplements -- Finds one with less than 25% of listed amount
 08/22/2012Contamination and Other Problems Found in Fish Oil Supplements -- Large Review by Reveals Excessive PCBs or Mislabeling in Over 30% of Omega-3 Supplements
 05/08/2012Lead Contamination and Mislabeling in Joint Health Supplements with Glucosamine, Chondroitin, and MSM According to
 02/09/2012Probiotics grow in popularity but don't always deliver on promises says -- New report provides guidance to consumers
 02/01/2012Top-rated vitamin and supplement brands and merchants on consumer satisfaction for 2012 -- Based on Survey of Vitamin & Supplement Users
2011 12/20/2011Choose zinc supplements carefully -- finds only some have dosage proven to shorten colds, reduce eye disease
 10/31/2011Supplements for lactose intolerance vary in strength and cost, and some offer no benefit, according to
 09/21/2011Not all vitamin A supplements pass tests -- New report reviews beta-carotene and cod liver oil supplements
 06/16/ puts multivitamins to the test
 03/08/ reviews CoQ10 and ubiquinol supplements -- Tests show quality to be high, but large differences found in dosage, formulation, and cost
 02/01/2011Top-rated vitamin and supplement brands and merchants on consumer satisfaction for 2011 -- Based on survey of vitamin and supplement users 
 01/31/2011Vitamin D use increased 52% in past two years according to survey of supplement users -- Fish oil continued to surpass multivitamins as most popular supplement and Internet was most common place to buy supplements
2010 08/16/2010Problems persist with ginseng supplements -- Review by finds 45% of products don't provide full amount of ingredient or are contaminated
 06/09/ tests "greens" and "whole foods" products; Most offer healthful nutrients, but some found contaminated with heavy metals
 05/05/2010Tests of protein powders and drinks show some lead contamination but no melamine -- New report covers whey, soy, and rice protein supplements for body building, endurance/recovery, meal-replacment and dieting
2009 12/16/2009"Eye health" supplements vary widely in formula but product quality is high according to
 12/02/2009Tests show many milk thistle supplements low in key component -- Nine of ten products fail testing of herb used in diabetes and liver diseases
 07/10/2009Nine joint health supplements fail quality review -- Lead contamination, missing ingredients and other problems found in supplements for people as well as for dogs, cats and horses; Many others approved
 04/28/200940% of Green Tea and Selenium Products Fail Review of Cancer-Prevention Supplements; Lycopene Supplements Pass
2008 08/12/ finds improvements in labeling of nutrition bars but potential pitfalls exist -- New report compares 20 bars, including those for protein, fiber, energy and whole food
 08/05/ Find Fifty Fish Oil Supplements Pass Quality Testing -- New Report Helps Consumers Choose Among Pills, Liquids, Foods and Beverages with Omega-3 Fatty Acids (EPA and DHA)
2007 07/12/ finds lutein & zeaxanthin supplements vary widely in strength but most meet ingredient claims — Right amount of antioxidant may help prevent macular degeneration and improve vision
 06/12/2007Tests show many milk thistle supplements low in key component — Seven products fail testing of herb used in diabetes and liver diseases
2006 10/10/2006Care advised with natural cold remedies: finds few products with proper quality and directions — offers advice from tests of echinacea, garlic, ginseng, vitamin C, and zinc supplements
 04/26/ tests cancer-prevention supplements; several contaminated with lead or low in ingredient — Report available for green tea, selenium, and lycopene supplements
 03/29/ reports on 29 popular melatonin sleep supplements
 01/03/2006Tests of memory enhancing supplements by reveals lead in some ginkgo
2005 07/18/ tests menopause supplements — Alternatives to hormonal therapy — Report available for 38 products including soy and red clover isoflavones, black cohosh, and progesterone creams
 06/15/2005Two magnesium supplements fail testing due to lead contamination. Nineteen others pass. Report now available.
 05/10/ begins publishing test reports on Japanese vitamins and supplements — Review of CoQ10 products Now Available Online in Japanese at More Reports Scheduled
2004 01/29/ finds lutein supplements vary widely in strength but most meet ingredient claims — Right amount of antioxidant compound may reduce risk of blindness
2003 07/31/ finds many cholesterol-lowering supplements poorly made — Test results published online today.
2002 05/15/ lists magnesium products that passed testing — Some products fail due to excess magnesium and lead contamination
 03/05/ finds nutrition powders & drinks more accurately labeled than nutrition bars, but unapproved food ingredient seen in some
2001 08/15/2001Problems and ambiguity among alternative estrogen products reported by — Results of soy and red clover isoflavone product testing released online today
 03/27/ expands testing of health products; success of dietary supplement evaluations leads company into broader nutrition field, beginning with popular nutrition bars


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