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1.Which supplements help to improve energy and decrease fatigue? 
2.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?
3.Do any supplements help for tinnitus? Is it true that some supplements can cause tinnitus?
4.Do reishi mushroom supplements boost the immune system, or have other benefits?
5.Do vitamin B12 patches, like those from PatchMD, really work? 
6.I do moderate exercise for about an hour a few times a week. Which supplements might help me? 
7.I take ubiquinol to replenish CoQ10 depleted by my statin. I also take curcumin (from turmeric). Since they both manage free radicals, do I need to take the curcumin?  
8.Does Gynostemma pentaphyllum really work as an AMPK activator and help for diabetes? 
9.Being over 50 years old, I'm looking to take a vitamin B-12 supplement. I see that many contain a form of vitamin B-12 called cyanocobalamin, yet I read on the Internet that this form is toxic. Should I be concerned?
10.Can taking too much vitamin B-6 be dangerous? The label on my multivitamin states it contains 2000% the Daily Value!
11.Is MitoQ a better form of CoQ10?
12.Rhodiola and ashwagandha are both promoted to help with stress and anxiety. Is it safe to take them at the same time?
13.Should I be concerned about phytic acid in oat cereals? I've heard that it can be harmful, but also that it can have health benefits. 
14.What is PQQ? Does it help with aging and memory? Is it similar to CoQ10?  
15.I have heard that nascent iodine may be better than regular iodine or potassium iodide for thyroid support. Is this true, and what exactly is nascent iodine? 
16.Is there a risk of liver toxicity with certain supplements? 
17.What Is Marine-D3 and does it live up to anti-aging claims? 
18.Which oils can help lower my cholesterol and risk of heart attack? How are coconut oil, olive oil, and fish oil for example? 
19.Does nicotinamide riboside (as in Niagen and Basis) really have anti-aging or other health benefits?  
20.I have type 2 diabetes. Should I be concerned about ingredients like maltodextrin and maltitol that are found in some protein bars and drinks? 
21.What are the benefits of coconut oil and medium chain triglycerides, such as those used in Bulletproof Coffee? 
22.What do alkaline booster drops do? Do they provide the same benefits as Kre-Alkalyn? 
23.Do arnica pills really work to prevent bruising? 
24.Is it true that there are bits of plastic in drinking water and specialty salts? How concerned should I be? 
25.I thought the B vitamins were all water soluble and did not build up in the body, so you would not build up toxic levels. Am I wrong? 
26.What is Skinny Fiber and does it really work? I see that glucomannan is a key ingredient. What is that? 
27.What supplements should I stop taking before surgery? 
28.What's really in supplements for "adrenal support" and "adrenal fatigue"? Do they work and are they safe?  
29.Which supplements are important after bariatric surgery (i.e., weight loss or stomach-reducing surgery)? Are there any I should avoid? 
30.Which supplements can help me sleep? 
31.Can beetroot juice improve my workout performance?  
32.Is drinking coffee good or bad for heart health? 
33.Which supplements can help lower or control my blood sugar? 

Clinical Updates Found:
2018 05/15/2018Too Much Vitamin B6
2017 12/14/2017Danger from Too Much Vitamin B6
2014 11/17/2014Keep Energy Drinks Away from Kids
 10/08/2014Energy Drinks: Athletic Performance & Side Effects
 08/06/2014When Vitamin C May Curb a Cold
 07/19/2014High-Dose Niacin with Statins Not Worth It
2013 06/16/2013Stimulant Supplements
 04/14/2013Concern Over Carnitine Causing Cardiovascular Disease
2012 11/18/2012Caution with Energy Drinks

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1.High Levels of Lead Found in Kratom Products (11/27/2018)
2.FDA Warns Seller of Shilajit (09/19/2018)
3.Higenamine -- A Potentially Dangerous Stimulant -- Found in Some Supplements (09/09/2018)
4.Kratom Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (08/16/2018)
5.Blissful Remedies Kratom Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (07/10/2018)
6.Gaia Kratom Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (06/23/2018)
7.FDA Warns Seller of Weight Control Patches (06/19/2018)
8.FDA Warns Seller of "Aromatase Inhibitor" Supplement (05/29/2018)
9.NxtGen Botanicals Maeng Da Kratom Recalled (04/21/2018)
10.Kratom Powders and Capsules Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (04/09/2018)
11.FDA Issues Mandatory Recall of Salmonella-Contaminated Kratom Products (04/03/2018)
12.NutriZone Kratom Supplements Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (04/02/2018)
13.Kratom Supplements Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk (03/10/2018)
14.Kratom Supplements Recalled and Destroyed (02/22/2018)
15.Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Kratom Powders, Pills and Teas (02/20/2018)
16.American College of Sports Medicine Warns of Energy Drink Dangers (02/13/2018)
17.FDA Links 44 Deaths to Kratom (02/06/2018)
18.Adverse Effects From Energy Drinks Common Among Youth and Young Adults (01/16/2018)
19.36 Deaths Associated With the Use of Kratom Products (11/14/2017)
20.FDA Warns Seller of Arthritis, Blood Pressure, Diabetes Supplements For Making Drug Claims (10/18/2017)
21.Police Officer Dies From Kratom Overdose, Herb Currently Legal in Most States (10/04/2017)
22.FDA Warns Seller of DHEA, Creatine, Chromium & More for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (09/26/2017)
23.FDA Warns Seller of Supplements for Allergies, Joint Pain, Bone Health, and More (08/29/2017)
24.Increase in Calls to Poison Control Centers About Supplements (07/29/2017)
25.Jail Time for Seller of Spiked Supplements (07/20/2017)
26.CDC Warns Against Placenta Pills After Infant Becomes Sick (07/08/2017)
27."Allergy" Supplement Containing Ephedra Recalled (05/26/2017)
28.Herbal "Sexual Enhancement Coffee" Recalled, One Death Reported (05/26/2017)
29.Herbal Supplement Found to Contain Ephedra Alkaloids Recalled (02/09/2017)
30.Case of Hemorrhagic Stroke Linked to Redline Energy Drink (12/13/2016)
31.Chocolate Hazelnut Butter CLIF Nut Butter Filled Energy Bars Recalled (12/07/2016)
32.Bentonite Clay Promoted for "Detoxification" Contaminated With Lead (11/29/2016)
33.DMAA Product Recalled (11/25/2016)
34.Energy Drink Linked to Case of Acute Hepatitis (11/04/2016)
35.Liver Injuries Linked With Dietary Supplement Use on the Rise (11/04/2016)
36.FDA Warns Consumers Not to Use Twelve Energy and Sexual Enhancement Supplements (11/01/2016)
37.Seller of B Vitamins, Omega-3s and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (09/27/2016)
38.Kratom To Be Classified a Schedule I Controlled Substance (09/02/2016)
39.U.S. Marshals Seize $150,00 Worth of Kratom (08/05/2016)
40.More Nutrition Bars Recalled Due to Listeria Risk (06/15/2016)
41.Clif Bars Recalled Due to Listeria Risk (06/02/2016)
42.Multis and Energy Mixes Recalled (05/10/2016)
43.Workout Supplement Containing Acacia Rigidula Recalled (04/16/2016)
44.Muscle Enhancement Supplement Recalled (04/05/2016)
45.FDA Warns Sellers of Weight and Workout Supplements Containing Acacia Rigidula (03/15/2016)
46.FDA Finds Problems at 58% of Supplement Manufacturing Sites in U.S. and Abroad (03/12/2016)
47.Work Out and Weight Supplements Contain Synthetic Amphetamine-Like Compound (02/16/2016)
48.Over $400,000 Worth of Kratom Supplements Seized by U.S. Marshals (01/12/2016)
49.Consuming a Single Energy Drink May Increase Cardiovascular Risk (11/11/2015)
50.GNC Accused of Selling Supplements with Unlawful Ingredients (10/28/2015)
51.23,000 ER Visits Linked to Supplements: Palpitations, Swallowing Problems, Allergies Common (10/17/2015)
52.No Vinpocetine in Some Vinpocetine Supplements; Picamilon Labels Not Accurate (10/14/2015)
53.Weight and Energy Supplement Contains Synthetic "Amphetamine" (09/30/2015)
54.Seller of Muscle Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (09/26/2015)
55.Maker of Multivitamin and Fish Oil Warned for Manufacturing Violations (09/05/2015)
56.Maker of Arthritis Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (07/02/2015)
57.Maker of Joint Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (06/17/2015)
58.FDA Warns Maker of Fruit Energy Drinks for Drug Claims (06/11/2015)
59.Maker of B-12 Energy Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (06/03/2015)
60.FDA Targets Weight Loss and Workout Supplements Listing Synthetic Stimulant DMBA (04/29/2015)
61.Does Your Weight Loss or Sports Supplement Contain Synthetic Amphetamine? (04/08/2015)
62.Seller of Tea Warned for Drug Claims (03/17/2015)
63.Drugs Found in Male Enhancement Supplements (02/28/2015)
64.Seller of Antioxidant Water, Energy Drops Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (02/24/2015)
65.Seller of Muscle Supplements Containing Synthetic Steroids Warned (02/17/2015)
66.Maker of Vitamin Drinks Warned for Manufacturing Violations (01/23/2015)
67.Maker of Aloe, Weight Loss Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (12/30/2014)
68.Seller of B-12, Zinc, Echinacea and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (12/12/2014)
69.Seller of Energy & Joint Supplements, Aloe, Silver and More Warned for Drug Claims (12/02/2014)
70.Consumers Who Have Purchased Red Bull May Qualify for Cash Payment or Free Red Bull Products (10/08/2014)
71.U.S. Marshals Seize $5 Million Worth of Kratom (09/30/2014)
72.Maker of Joint and Weight Products Warned for Hidden Drugs, Manufacturing Violations (09/23/2014)
73.Powdered Caffeine Can Be Lethal, FDA Warns (07/19/2014)
74.CELLFOOD Recalled in Canada (06/24/2014)
75.Maker of Green Coffee Bean Extract and Weight Loss Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (04/03/2014)
76.Products Containing Kratom Recalled Following FDA Import Alert (03/21/2014)
77.Maker of Herbal Capsules and Extracts Warned for Manufacturing Violations (03/19/2014)
78.Maker of Cholesterol and Workout Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims and Unapproved Ingredient (02/13/2014)
79.Emergen-C Settles False Advertising Lawsuit (01/28/2014)
80.Maker of Joint Health Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations (12/19/2013)
81.Weight Loss Supplement Claims Challenged (12/06/2013)
82.Another Meth-Like Compound Discovered In Weight Loss Supplements (11/20/2013)
83.Ingredient In Workout Supplements May Be Unsafe, FDA Warns (10/27/2013)
84.Supplement Company Warned For Numerous Manufacturing Violations (10/25/2013)
85.Methamphetamine-Like Compound Found In Popular Workout Supplement (10/16/2013)
86.Company Warned For Distributing Weight Loss Supplement Containing DMAA, Drug Claims (09/27/2013)
87.Seller of Herbal Supplements and "Tonics" Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (09/05/2013)
88.Weight Loss Supplement Formulas For Men and Women Recalled Due To Undeclared Drugs (08/20/2013)
89.Maker of Energy, Weight Loss, Sleep and Vitamin D Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations (08/16/2013)
90.Fat Loss and Muscle Enhancement Supplements Found To Contain DMAA (08/01/2013)
91.Safety of Certain Weight Loss and Bodybuilding Supplements Called Into Question (07/26/2013)
92.Protein And Nutrition Bars Recalled Due To Undeclared Milk Allergen (06/14/2013)
93.Nutrition Bars Recalled Due To Undeclared Milk Allergen (06/07/2013)
94.Maker of Liver Detox and Insulin Supplements Warned For Drug Claims (05/23/2013)
95.Hoodia, Sexual Enhancement Supplements and More Found To Be Adulterated, Misbranded (05/17/2013)
96.Cardio, Energy and Sexual Enhancement Supplement Distributor Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (04/18/2013)
97.FDA Warns Consumers About The Dangers Of DMAA (04/12/2013)
98.Manufacturer of Joint, Weight Loss, Muscle Supplements and More Warned for Adulteration, Misbranding and Drug Claims (03/01/2013)
99.FDA Warns USPLabs For Adulteration and Drug Claims (02/20/2013)
100.Energy Drink Recalled Due To Bacterial Contamination (02/15/2013)
101.Manufacturer of Heart, Multivitamin, Cranberry, and Longevity Supplements Warned For Adulteration and Drug Claims (02/13/2013)
102.DMAA Supplement Linked to Runner's Death (02/01/2013)
103."Thermo Stimulating" Supplement Recalled -- Contained DMAA (01/24/2013)
104.USPLabs Settles Class Action Lawsuit Over Controversial DMAA Ingredient (01/23/2013)
105.Weight Loss Supplement Containing Undeclared Drug Recalled (12/21/2012)
106.Distributor Warns of Counterfeit Liquid Energy Shots (11/21/2012)
107.Recall of Nutrition Bars Containing Peanut Butter Due To Salmonella Risk (10/15/2012)
108.Men’s Sexual Enhancement Supplement Containing Prescription Drug Recalled (09/18/2012)
109.Energy, Fat Loss Supplement Recalled For Ephedrine Alkaloids (08/31/2012)
110.Herbal Supplement Company Warned For Medical Claims (08/29/2012)
111.Prescription and Street Drug Alternatives Found in Male Enhancement, Mood, and Sleep Supplements (07/27/2012)
112.Centrum Multivitamins: Breast and Colon Health Claims Pulled (07/06/2012)
113.FDA Warns Doctor Promoting Own Supplements Online as Treatments (05/07/2012)
114.Protein Supplement Maker Fails FDA Audit -- Many Products Affected (04/16/2012)
115.Maker of Protein Drinks and Supplements Warned of Manufacturing Violations (04/04/2012)
116.Maker of Inhaled Caffeine Product Gets Warning (03/09/2012)
117.FDA Warns Vitaganic of Manufacturing Violations (03/03/2012)
118.Seller of "HCG Drops" for Weight Loss Warned by FDA and FTC of Violations (01/04/2012)
119.Use of "Sports Drinks" and "Energy Drinks" Discouraged by Pediatric Group (07/11/2011)
120.FDA Warns Consumers to Stop Using Hydroxycut -- Product Being Tested by (05/01/2009)
121.QVC Settles Charges of False Claims for Supplements (03/19/2009)
122.Many Brands of Nutrition Bars Recalled Due to Potential Salmonella Contamination (01/24/2009)
123.Recall of Men's "Sexual Energy" Supplement Expanded to Include "Energy Max" Product (11/25/2007)
124.FDA Warns of Two Supplements Containing Pharmaceutical-like Compounds (05/10/2007)
125.Garden of Life, Maker of Primal Defense, Settles FTC Charges (03/16/2006)
126.FTC Stops False Claims about HGH Oral Spray (10/18/2005)
127.FDA Warns Marketer of "Vitamin O" Product to Cease Unsubstantiated Claims (03/31/2005)
128.FTC Sues Florida Man for Illegal Spam and False “Human Growth Hormone” Product Claims (07/30/2004)
129.Marketers of “Focus Factor” and “V-Factor” Fined for Advertising Claims (03/17/2004)
130.FDA to Prohibit Sales of Dietary Supplements Containing Ephedra (01/03/2004)
131.Direct Marketers of Weight Loss, Impotence, and Arthritis Supplements Charged with Deceptive Claims (07/01/2003)
132.U.S. Warns of Ephedra Risks and Proposes Warning Label for Supplements (03/04/2003)
133.Recall Update for Certain Metabolife Bars - Excessive Vitamin A (01/31/2002)
134.Canada Requests Recall of Certain Ephedra/Ephedrine Products (01/11/2002)

News Releases Found:
2016 03/22/2016Rhodiola: Does It Help With Depression and Anxiety and Which Brands Are Best? -- Reviews the Evidence and Tests the Quality of Popular R. Rosea Supplements --
 01/12/2016Problems Found with 32% of Multivitamin/Multimineral Supplements -- Identifies Good Choices for Men, Women, and Children
2015 03/05/ Shows Chinese Consumers What's Really in Foods and Supplements -- U.S. Testing Company Expands to China, Launches
2014 12/09/2014Round-up of Recent Product Tests by -- Results for B Vitamin Supplements & Energy Drinks, Garlic, NAC (N-acetyl cysteine), Iron and Omega-7 Fatty Acids
2013 10/08/ Reports Problems and “Top Picks” Among Bars for Energy, Fiber, Protein, Meal-Replacement, and Whole Food
 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
2012 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
 02/05/2012Fish oil and multivitamins most popular supplements in survey -- Internet most popular place to shop
2010 10/26/ reports deficiencies in some B-complex supplements and more caffeine than expected in "shot-sized" B vitamin "energy" drinks
 08/16/2010Problems persist with ginseng supplements -- Review by finds 45% of products don't provide full amount of ingredient or are contaminated
 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
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
2007 08/20/2007ConsumerLab tests products in booming nutrition drink market — most deliver what's promised but extra cholesterol found in some — New report covers drinks and powders for endurance/recovery, body building, meal-replacement and dieting
2006 05/24/2006Problems persist with ginseng supplements — finds nearly half of products lack ingredient or contaminated
2005 06/20/2005Quality problems widespread among ginseng products sold in Japan. — Nearly two-thirds of products fail testing due to pesticide contamination and missing or substandard ingredients
 02/08/ reports on nutrition bars — Highlights major differences, inaccuracies, and urges consumers to "know your bar"
2004 03/02/ survey finds most consumers highly satisfied with supplements; Ratings vary by brand
 01/13/ finds discrepancies in strength of CoQ10 supplements — Increasingly popular supplement, but health professionals and consumers cautioned to check brands
 01/09/2004USANA products pass screening for substances banned from Olympics
2003 12/08/ dispels myths about HGH human growth hormone supplements sold widely on Internet
 08/28/2003Some problems persist with ginseng supplements but overall quality improves according to — Test results published online today
2002 05/05/2002Study finds supplement users avoid prescription drugs due to side effects, not cost — Brands top rated by users also identified in new survey by
 03/06/2002Study finds supplement users avoid prescription drugs due to side effects, not cost — Brands top rated by users also identified in new survey by
2001 10/30/2001Sixty percent of nutrition bars fail to meet claims in tests — "Low Carb" bars often loaded with carbohydrates; excess sodium and saturated fat also found
 08/15/2001Problems and ambiguity among alternative estrogen products reported by — Results of soy and red clover isoflavone product testing released online today
 07/09/2001Many herbal sleep products lack key claimed ingredient — Results of's testing of valerian products released on web today
 06/04/ reports test results of arthritis supplement — MSM; Quality found higher than for most supplements, but room for improvement remains
 05/07/2001Over forty percent of Echinacea products fail review; Inadequate labeling and missing ingredients found common for popular herbal cold remedy
 04/10/2001Quality of popular herbal anti-depressant found to vary; certain types of St. John's Wort supplements more likely to pass testing
 03/27/ expands testing of health products; success of dietary supplement evaluations leads company into broader nutrition field, beginning with popular nutrition bars
 03/13/ review of vitamin E supplements finds some insufficiencies and need for clearer labeling; test results released online today
2000 07/11/2000Pesticide contamination found in many Ginseng supplements tested by


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