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Fish Oil and Omega-3 and -7 Supplements Review (Including Krill, Algae, Calamari, and Sea Buckthorn)

Find the best fish oil and omega-3 supplements (including krill oil, algal oil and others) from independent tests and reviews by Includes tests of EPA and DHA levels, freshness, purity, and contamination, as well as comparisons of forms (triglyceride vs ethyl ester) and price. Plus, get information about clinical evidence for fish oil, safety, side effects, drug interactions, comparisons to prescription fish oils and more.

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1.Is it better for a fish oil (or krill oil) supplement to have more DHA than EPA?
2.I drink organic milk with added DHA Omega-3, but it is expensive. Is it worth paying extra for the added DHA?
3.Is it safe to consume fish oil as a long-term food supplement?
4.Is it okay to freeze fish oil to keep it from becoming rancid?
5.Is it true that fish oil may help protect the body against air pollution?
6.Do any supplements help with migraines?  (in Comments)
7.How does the new prescription fish oil Epanova compare to Lovaza --and fish oil supplements?
8.I'm a vegan but my doctor wants me to take fish oil with EPA and DHA. Is there something I can take that would be as good as fish oil capsules but would satisfy the needs of a vegan?
9.Is it true that fish oil is better absorbed when taken with a fatty meal?
10.Is it true that there is no point in taking fish oil supplements for heart health?
11.How do fish oil supplements compare to EPA prescription fish oil like Vascepa?
12.Coromega Max claims it is uniquely emulsified to provide 300% better absorption than standard fish oil softgels. Is this true? It's more expensive than many fish oils but could potentially provide better overall value.
13.Are there any serious side effects with Lovaza or Epanova (prescription fish oil)? If so, would these also apply to generic versions of these drugs and to fish oil supplements?
14.I've tried a number of fish oil supplements, all of which make me nauseous. What is the best non-fish alternative? I am primarily interested in getting EPA.
15.What is the difference between fish oil and krill oil? Is one better than the other?
16.Is fish oil safe? Is it contaminated with mercury and PCBs?
17.How can I tell if my fish oil supplement is rancid (oxidized) or spoiled? And if it is spoiled, is it still safe to take?
18.Lovaza, a prescription omega-3 fish oil, is very expensive. Can I get the same omega-3 oils from a supplement that costs less?
19.Is it better to take fish oil, flaxseed oil -- or both?
20.I heard that some types of fish oil are esterified and can dissolve plastic foam (polystyrene or Styrofoam). Is this right and, if so, should I be concerned?
21.I've read that fish oil supplements may help with gout, but I've also been told to avoid oily fish because it can increase my uric acid levels. Are fish oil supplements safe for me to take and do they really help with gout?
22.Is it better to eat farmed salmon or wild salmon? Which one has more omega-3s and less contamination with PCBs, mercury, etc.?
23.What is the difference between fish oil and cod liver oil? Is one better than the other?
24.Which supplements can help lower cholesterol and keep my heart healthy? Are there any to avoid?  (in Comments)
25.Which supplements can help lower my triglycerides?
26.Are there any red flags to look for on the label when choosing a fish oil supplement?
27.The suggested daily serving for my fish oil supplement, three 1,000 mg softgels, seems like a lot. Do I really need to take this much?
28.An online supplement seller suggests I pay $10 extra to ship my order of bottled fish oil with freezer packs using priority mail. Is this necessary?
29.Is it true that fish oil supplements may contain soy? I'm allergic!
30.Is it true that taking a statin drug negates the benefits of taking fish oil supplements?
31.Can taking too much fish oil be dangerous?
32.How concerned should I be about glyphosate in foods and supplements?  (in Comments)
33.To lower my cholesterol, I am taking a phytosterol supplement. Will taking other supplements, like red yeast rice or fish oil, help lower my cholesterol even further?
34.What is fermented cod liver oil, such as Blue Ice? Is it better than regular cod liver oil?
35.Are enteric coated supplements better than non-enteric coated ones?
36.Is echium oil a good alternative to fish oil? I am allergic to fish.
37.Are there any supplements I should avoid when taking aspirin or ibuprofen?  (in Comments)
38.Is it okay to take vitamin D3 and fish oil together?
39.What are omega-7 fatty acids? Do I need to take these if I already take fish oil?
40.Which supplements can help me sleep?  (in Comments)
41.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.
42.I am very concerned about getting too much vitamin A. Is there danger in getting too much vitamin A if I take fish oil, which I've heard contains a lot of vitamin A, in addition to my multivitamin?
43.Is DPA an important omega-3 fatty acid? It's been promoted as more "powerful" than EPA and DHA.
44.Is there a danger of getting too much calcium from Tums? I take them frequently for heartburn.  (in Comments)
45.What are the health benefits of olive oil?  (in Comments)
46.What is benfotiamine and can it really improve or prevent complications from diabetes?  (in Comments)
47.What is Omega XL and does it work?
48.What is the best source of vitamin D3 -- from lanolin in sheep's wool or from fish oil?
49.When taking a water-soluble version of CoQ10, do I still need to take it with food?  (in Comments)
50.Which vitamins and minerals should be taken together or separately?  (in Comments)
51.What Is Marine-D3 and does it live up to anti-aging claims?
52.What is acrylamide? Is it true that coffee and cocoa contain this toxin?
53.I'm at risk for both macular degeneration and Alzheimer's disease, according to my doctors. I've read articles about omega-3 oils saying that more EPA than DHA is good for macular degeneration, and the reverse is true for Alzheimer's. What do you recommend?
54.What are the best supplements for depression and anxiety?
55.Can heat and humidity destroy whey protein and other sports nutrition supplements (e.g., creatine, BCAAs, digestive enzymes) during shipping or while storing at home?  (in Comments)
56.Can I use a home test for mercury to check for mercury in fish, like canned tuna, fresh fish, and sushi?
57.Do vitamins, minerals and nutritional supplements lose effectiveness with exposure to high temperatures and is it safe to order supplements by mail in the summer?
58.I developed a rash after taking an iron supplement and then realized the supplement contained soy, to which I am allergic. Can your reports help me avoid soy and other allergens in supplements?
59.I take warfarin (Coumadin), an anticoagulant drug. Are there supplements I should avoid, or be taking, due to this drug?  (in Comments)
60.I've heard fish oil may be helpful for dry eye. Is this true? How much should I take?
61.Is it possible to get too much vitamin D?  (in Comments)
62.Is it true that some vitamins or supplements can cause cancer?
63.Which supplements are helpful for age-related macular degeneration (AMD)?
64.I am having trouble sleeping. I regularly take a multivitamin, fish oil, magnesium, calcium, vitamins D and K, and a protein supplement. I also take a low-dose blood pressure medication. Could any of these supplements be causing my insomnia?
65.I've heard it's best to take fat-soluble supplements, like CoQ10, curcumin, and vitamin D, with fats or oils to increase absorption. Would taking them with a fish oil capsule be enough?
66.Do any supplements help with nerve pain, like sciatica or diabetic neuropathy?
67.Are there vitamins or supplements that can reduce my risk of breast cancer?
68.How can I easily compare the ingredients in supplements?
69.Which oils can help lower my cholesterol and risk of heart attack? How are coconut oil, olive oil, and fish oil for example?
70.Do any supplements help prevent or treat a cold?
71.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?  (in Comments)
72.Which supplements can help with arthritis?
73.Do any supplements really help with brain function, like memory and cognition?
74.Does vitamin B12 improve memory?
75.Is it better to get vitamins from foods or supplements, and are natural vitamins better than synthetic vitamins?  (in Comments)
76.What is the best way to take curcumin? Is it better to take it all at once or in divided doses?  (in Comments)
77.What is the difference between natural and synthetic astaxanthin?
78.Can I take cholesterol-lowering statin medication with green tea?
79.What supplements should I stop taking before surgery?
80.Which supplements help for osteoarthritis of the hip?
81.Which supplements help reduce the risk of colorectal cancer?
82.Do any supplements reduce side of effects of chemotherapy?
83.How can I find out if my supplement has been tested by
84.I do moderate exercise for about an hour a few times a week. Which supplements might help me?
85.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?
86.Is aloe an effective remedy for dry eye?
87.To avoid mercury, I tried skipjack tuna instead of albacore, but I didn't like the taste. Is it safe to continue to eat albacore if just once a week?
88.What are the most common, potentially dangerous interactions between supplements and drugs?
89.Which supplements reduce the risk of stroke? Which increase the risk of stroke?
90.Do any supplements help with gum disease or periodontitis?
91.Does turmeric/curcumin help for osteoarthritis in dogs and cats? Is it safe?
92.My dog is getting older and his veterinarian recently recommended giving him a glucosamine supplement for his joints. Has tested these, or other supplements for pets?
93.Which supplements have been shown to be helpful for autism?
94.I have low blood pressure. Are there any supplements I should avoid?
95.Which supplements help with Raynaud's phenomenon?
96.Are there negative interactions between the following supplements I take twice each day, as well as 60 mg of beta-sitosterol with dinner: Vitamin C (500 mg), CoQ10 (100 mg), grape seed extract (100 mg), fish oil (500 mg), vitamin D3/calcium/magnesium/zinc (200 IU/333 mg/113 mg/5mg)?
97.Are there supplements I should avoid when taking apixaban (Eliquis) or similar blood thinner drugs?
98.Do any supplements help for ulcerative colitis?
99.Do any supplements help prevent sunburn or skin damage from sun exposure?
100.What are the health benefits of coconut oil and medium chain triglycerides, such as those used in Bulletproof Coffee?
101.When taking a statin drug like Lipitor or Crestor, are there supplements I should avoid or take?
102.Which supplements should be taken with food?
103.Are liquid vitamins better than pills?
104.Can beta-sitosterol cause erectile dysfunction or low libido? Are there any other side effects?
105.Do any supplements help for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)?
106.Do any supplements help prevent or improve cataracts?
107.Do any supplements help relieve stress?
108.How much should I expect to pay for supplements? Are higher-priced supplements any better than low-priced brands?
109.Is canola oil good or bad for you? I heard it can be toxic.
110.Is it true that low-carb or Mediterranean diets help for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)?
111.Is Rhodiola rosea effective for depression and does it have other uses? Will be testing these supplements?
112.What is serrapeptase and does it work?
113.Which dietary supplements and health foods contain high levels of lead?
114.Which supplements are helpful to have when traveling? Any tips on how to best store supplements on trips?
115.Which supplements can cause diarrhea?
116.Which supplements can help with indigestion and/or heartburn?
117.What are the health benefits of stevia? Is it safe?
118.What are the nutritional benefits of avocado oil? Is it healthier than olive oil?
119.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?
120.Which supplements can help to lower blood pressure?

Clinical Updates Found:
2019 Fish Oil & Colon Cancer (11/26/2019)
 Fish Oil Can Reduce Cognitive Decline (11/19/2019)
 Fish Oil Plus Statins for High Triglycerides (11/15/2019)
 How to Use Fish Oil for Depression (10/18/2019)
 Fish Oil to Improve Cognition? (10/08/2019)
 Fish Oil in Pregnancy? (09/17/2019)
 Omega-3s for Cognition? (09/17/2019)
 Best Supplement for Depression (09/10/2019)
 Omega-3s for Lowering Triglycerides (08/21/2019)
 Adding Fish Oil to Statins? (07/02/2019)
 Fish Oil Heart Claim (06/29/2019)
 Fish Oil for Heart Failure? (06/18/2019)
 Statins Plus Fish Oil? (05/07/2019)
 Fish Oil During Pregnancy (04/23/2019)
 Powerful Combination for Alzheimer's (04/09/2019)
  Prescription Fish Oil Lowers Heart Attack Risk (03/19/2019)
 Bioengineered Salmon Approved (03/12/2019)
 Fish Oil for Asthma? (01/26/2019)
 Maintaining Muscle With Fish Oil? (01/12/2019)
2018 Fish Oil Bleeding Risk? (12/09/2018)
 Better Absorbed Fish Oil? (11/25/2018)
 Mixed Results for EPA/DHA Fish Oil (11/11/2018)
 High EPA Fish Oil Lowers Cardiovascular Risk for Some (11/11/2018)
 DHA for Toddlers? (10/27/2018)
 Omega-3s & Healthy Aging (10/20/2018)
 Fish Oil Drug May Help (09/25/2018)
 Anxiety and Fish Oil (09/14/2018)
 Fish Oil & Diabetes (09/04/2018)
 Dry Eye, Fish Oil and Contact Lenses (07/28/2018)
 Fish Oil for Heart Health? (07/21/2018)
 Fish Oil for Depression? (07/13/2018)
 Krill Oil for Strength? (06/05/2018)
 Eat Fish for Heart Health (05/22/2018)
 Fish Oil for Joints (05/15/2018)
 Fish Oil for Cognition? (04/21/2018)
 Fish Oil for Dry Eye? (04/14/2018)
 Fish Oil for Ulcerative Colitis (02/13/2018)
 Disheartening Fish Oil News (02/03/2018)
 A Reason to Take Fish Oil With Statins? (01/23/2018)
2017 Can Fish Oil Help Statins? (12/20/2017)
 Fish Oil for Stress? (12/05/2017)
 Fish Oil for Focus in Kids? (10/31/2017)
 Fish Oil for Endurance (07/29/2017)
 Fish Oil for Depression (07/19/2017)
 Fat Fish vs. Lean Fish (07/12/2017)
 Spoiled Fish Oil Is Less Effective (06/07/2017)
 Omega-3s for Age-Related Cognitive Decline? (04/08/2017)
 DHA to Boost Children's IQ? (03/26/2017)
 DHA for Rheumatoid Arthritis? (03/25/2017)
 When Does Fish Oil Help the Heart? (03/14/2017)
 Omega-3s for Arthritis (01/31/2017)
 Omega-3s for Cognitive Decline (01/28/2017)
 Fish Oil and Bleeding Risk (01/20/2017)
 Fish Oil for Migraine (01/14/2017)
 Reducing Asthma Risk in Children With Fish Oil (01/03/2017)
 Supplement vs. Prescription Fish Oil? (01/02/2017)
2016 Fish Oil for Psychosis? (11/29/2016)
 Fish Oil for Strength? (11/19/2016)
 Omega-3s Drop in Farmed Salmon (10/08/2016)
 Omega-3 and -6 Improves Reading Skills in Children (09/20/2016)
 Omega-3s and Diabetic Eye Disease (08/23/2016)
 Fish Oil Helps After Heart Attack (08/02/2016)
 Fish Intake During Pregnancy Increases Child's IQ (07/16/2016)
 Fish Oil & Antidepressants (05/10/2016)
 How Fish Oil May Help With Depression (04/16/2016)
 Fish Oil and Blood Pressure (02/16/2016)
 Sale of GMO Salmon Halted (02/10/2016)
 Fish Oil Helps in Schizophrenia (01/26/2016)
 Omega-3's May Be Important in Preventing Cognitive Decline (01/20/2016)
 Omega-3's and Cognition (01/17/2016)
2015 Genetically-engineered Salmon: How it Compares (11/21/2015)
 Fish Oil Freshness (11/11/2015)
 Fish Oil for Depression (10/03/2015)
 Does Fish Oil Slow Cognitive Decline? (08/29/2015)
 Fish Oil and Alzheimer's Disease (07/04/2015)
 Fish Oil for Dry Eye (06/24/2015)
 Problem with Too Much Krill Oil (06/24/2015)
 Fish Oil Increases Muscle/Strength (05/24/2015)
 Fish Intake and Breast Cancer Risk (05/13/2015)
 Treating ADHD with Omega-3s? (05/13/2015)
 Avoid Fish Oil When Getting Chemotherapy (04/08/2015)
 Green Lipped Mussel Oil Reduces Pain and Inflammation After Exercise (03/06/2015)
2014 Lower-dose Fish Oil Helps with Epilepsy (09/24/2014)
 Taking Fish Oil with Sterols (08/31/2014)
 Fish Oil May Prevent Cognitive Decline (07/16/2014)
 DHA for Periodontitis (Inflammation Around Teeth) (07/16/2014)
 Don't Be Fooled by "Good Source of Omega-3s" Claim (07/10/2014)
 Fish Oil May Reduce Risk of Blood Clots (06/07/2014)
 Help for Acne from Omega-3 & -6 Oils (06/07/2014)
 Does Fish Oil Help During Pregnancy? (05/03/2014)
 Fish Oil Lowers Blood Pressure (03/28/2014)
 Fish Oil Study Finds No Heart Benefit (03/23/2014)
 Fish Oil / Alpha-Lipoic Acid for Alzheimer's (01/31/2014)
2013 Too Much Fish Oil May Cause Adverse Effects (11/03/2013)
 Fish Oil and Arthritis (09/21/2013)
 Supplement Helps Dry Eye (08/04/2013)
 Fish Oil Linked to Prostate Cancer? (07/14/2013)
 Fish Oil for Brain Function (07/07/2013)
 Fish Oil and Stress (06/16/2013)
 Fish Oil No Help for Heart Disease? (05/19/2013)
 Omega-3s Linked to Less Heart Disease and Longer Life (04/07/2013)
 What You Need to Know About Fish Oil (03/10/2013)
2012 Stroke and Fish Oil (11/18/2012)
 Fish Oil Helps Memory (10/28/2012)
 What's the Best Omega-3 for Depression? (10/14/2012)
 Fish Oil Benefit Questioned (09/16/2012)
 Fish Oil for Strokes and Heart Attacks? (06/24/2012)
 Heart Benefits of Fish Oil Supplements in Doubt (04/22/2012)
 Fish Oil Tested for Multiple Sclerosis (04/22/2012)
 Fish Oil During Pregnancy Reduces Allergy in Infants (02/05/2012)
 Fish Oil for Strength (01/15/2012)
 Additional Nutrients For the Brain (01/08/2012)
2011 Algal Oil vs. Fish Oil (12/20/2011)
 Concern with Rancid Fish Oil (12/13/2011)
 Fish Oil's Impact on Cognitive Decline (10/04/2011)
 Suicide and Omega-3 (08/31/2011)
 DHA in Pregnancy (08/07/2011)
 Fish Oil and Anxiety (08/07/2011)
 Fish Oil Helps Treat Depression (05/22/2011)
 Did you hear that DHA (an omega-3 fatty acid in fish oil) might raise the risk of prostate cancer? (05/09/2011)
 Fish Oil and the Eye (04/10/2011)
 Fish Oil Helps in Chemotherapy (03/09/2011)

Recalls and Warnings Found:
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1.CVS Settles Lawsuit Over Claims Its Omega-3 Supplement Improves Memory (09/16/2019)
2.Supplements Promoted for Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Sell "False Hope," Warns FDA (02/13/2019)
3.Hill's Science Diet, Prescription Diet Dog Food Recalled Due to Risk of Vitamin D Toxicity (02/05/2019)
4.More Dog Food Recalled Due to Risk of Vitamin D Toxicity (11/27/2018)
5.Two Popular Memory Supplements Missing Some or All of Key Ingredient (11/16/2018)
6.Dog Food Recalled After Reports of Vitamin D Toxicity (11/06/2018)
7.Dog Treats, Food Recalled Due to Salmonella, Listeria Risk (02/27/2018)
8.Seller of Vitamin D, Omega-3's, Whey Protein & More Warned for Drug Claims (02/02/2018)
9.Seller of Male Enhancement, Prostate Supplements & More Warned for Drug Claims (01/29/2018)
10.Seller of Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Whey Protein and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (12/26/2017)
11.Bones and Packaged "Bone Treats" Dangerous for Dogs (11/21/2017)
12.Total Body Nutrition Warned for Banned Stimulant in Supplements (10/18/2017)
13.FDA Warns Seller of Probiotic and Omega-3 Supplements for Manufacturing Violations (06/07/2017)
14.Multivitamin Recalled Due to Allergen Risk (02/28/2017)
15.Seller of Heart, Senior and Teen Supplements Warned For Drug Claims (01/17/2017)
16.Seller of B Vitamins, Omega-3s and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (09/27/2016)
17.Seller of Omega-3, Ginkgo, Vision Supplements & More Warned for Drug Claims (08/13/2016)
18.Antioxidant Supplement Recalled Due to Allergen Risk (06/18/2016)
19.Seller of Joint Health, Omega-3 Supplements & More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (05/24/2016)
20.FDA Warns Seller of Omega-3 "Concussion" Supplement for Drug Claims (10/08/2015)
21.Maker of Multivitamin and Fish Oil Warned for Manufacturing Violations (09/05/2015)
22.Seller of Omega-3, Probiotics & SuperFoods Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (05/30/2015)
23.Problems Found with New Zealand Fish Oil Supplements, Concerns Raised About Testing Methods (03/13/2015)
24.Seller of Vision Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (03/10/2015)
25.CVS Sued for Eye Health Supplement Claims (01/16/2015)
26.Seller of Speech Disorder Supplement Agrees to Settle FTC Charges of Deceptive Claims (01/13/2015)
27.Seller of Omega-3 "Syrup" Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (12/12/2014)
28.Seller of Cholesterol, Arthritis Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (11/06/2014)
29.Seller of Prostate, Heart Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (11/06/2014)
30.Seller of Weight Loss, Saw Palmetto Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (10/21/2014)
31.Marketers of Memory Supplement Settle FTC Charges of Deceptive Claims (06/12/2014)
32.Maker of Cholesterol and Workout Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims and Unapproved Ingredient (02/13/2014)
33.Seller of Omega-3 and Joint Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (09/17/2013)
34.Metagenics Warned For Misbranding of Medical Foods and Drug Claims (09/13/2013)
35.FTC Refunds Consumers of Children's Vitamins as Part of Deceptive Advertising Settlement (08/27/2013)
36.Beware of Dietary Supplements With Claims To Treat Diabetes, FDA Warns (07/25/2013)
37.Seller of Sexual Enhancement, Cholesterol, Resveratrol Supplements and More Warned For Drug Claims (05/23/2013)
38.Maker of Concentration, Pain, Immune, Cholesterol Supplements Warned For Drug Claims (05/10/2013)
39.Joint Health Supplement Recalled for Undeclared Allergens (05/09/2013)
40.Maker of Omega-3, Saw Palmetto, St. John’s Wort Supplements And More Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (05/03/2013)
41.Vision Supplement Company Warned For Drug Claims (04/25/2013)
42.Cardio, Energy and Sexual Enhancement Supplement Distributor Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (04/18/2013)
43.Maker of Liquid Omega-3 Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations (02/28/2013)
44.Pet Supplement Company Issues Recall Due To Potential Bacterial Contamination (02/21/2013)
45.Manufacturer of Heart, Multivitamin, Cranberry, and Longevity Supplements Warned For Adulteration and Drug Claims (02/13/2013)
46.Maker of Joint Health, Blood Sugar, Prostate, Ginkgo Supplements and More Warned For Drug Claims, Misbranding and Adulteration (11/02/2012)
47.Manufacturer of Green Tea, Vitamin E, Omega-3 and Cranberry Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations, Misbranding and Drug Claims (10/24/2012)
48.Maker of Omega-3, Bone and Brain and Supplements Warned For Drug Claims (09/10/2012)
49.Supplement Company Warned For Medical Claims and Misbranding Of Omega-3, CoQ10, Noni Juice And More (08/30/2012)
50.FDA Warns Doctor Promoting Own Supplements Online as Treatments (05/07/2012)
51.Company Stopped by FTC from Claiming to Prevent or Reverse Memory Loss without Evidence (07/15/2004)

News Releases Found:
2019 Best Cholesterol-Lowering Supplements (Sterols, Stanols & Policosanol) Identified by ConsumerLab (04/26/2019)
 CBD and Collagen Rise in Popularity, as Probiotics and Coconut Oil Dip in Latest ConsumerLab Survey of Supplement Users (02/24/2019)
2018 Tests Reveal Best Fish Oil Supplements and How They Compare to Prescription Fish Oil (11/19/2018)
 Best Vitamin A Supplements, Including Cod Liver Oils, Identified by ConsumerLab (10/26/2018)
 Little Omega-3 and High Mercury Found In Some Canned Tuna -- Better Choices Selected for Tuna and Salmon (09/12/2018)
 Magnesium, Curcumin, and Apple Cider Vinegar Rise in Popularity, While Probiotics Dip and Calcium Continues to Decline in Latest Survey of Supplement Users (02/24/2018)
2017 Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2017 Based on Consumer Satisfaction (02/25/2017)
 Vitamin D Supplements Maintain Top Spot in Popularity, as Probiotics Surpass Multivitamins to #4 Behind Fish Oil and CoQ10 in Latest Survey (02/24/2017)
2016 Best CoQ10? Tests Popular CoQ10 and Ubiquinol Supplements and Reveals Its Top Picks (12/21/2016) Finds Arsenic in Testing of Potassium Supplements -- Safer Choices Identified. Many Americans May Need More Potassium (11/15/2016)
 Best Fish Oil? Tests 44 Popular Omega-3 Supplements and Identifies Its Top Picks (09/13/2016)
 Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2016 Based on Consumer Satisfaction (02/25/2016)
 Vitamin D Supplements Jump to Top Spot in Popularity, Surpassing Fish Oil, as Probiotics Rise to #5 Spot Behind CoQ10 and Multivitamins in Survey (02/24/2016)
 Problems Found with 32% of Multivitamin/Multimineral Supplements -- Identifies Good Choices for Men, Women, and Children (01/12/2016)
2015 CoQ10 & Ubiquinol Supplements Vary in Quality, as Well as Dose, Absorption, and Price According to (03/17/2015) Shows Chinese Consumers What's Really in Foods and Supplements -- U.S. Testing Company Expands to China, Launches (03/05/2015)
 Use of Magnesium and Probiotics Rise, Multivitamins and Weight Loss Supplements Fall, According to Survey (02/28/2015)
 Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2015 Based on Consumer Satisfaction -- Results of the Survey of Vitamin & Supplement Users (02/25/2015) Identifies Best Vitamin A Supplements, But Cautions That Most People Don't Need Them (01/20/2015)
2014 Round-up of Recent Product Tests by -- Results for B Vitamin Supplements & Energy Drinks, Garlic, NAC (N-acetyl cysteine), Iron and Omega-7 Fatty Acids (12/09/2014)
 Which Supplements Help Lower Cholesterol? Identifies Best Products by Reviewing Evidence and Testing Quality (07/22/2014)
 Best Fish Oil? Testing Finds Many High Quality Supplements, But Pitfalls Exist (04/09/2014)
 Calcium, Vitamin C, and Fish Oil Supplements Drop in Use, Probiotics Rise According to Survey (02/13/2014)
 Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2014 Based on Consumer Satisfaction -- Results of the Survey of Vitamin & Supplement Users (02/12/2014)
2013 Contamination a Common Problem in "Greens" and "Whole Foods" Products According to (07/08/2013)
 CoQ10 & Ubiquinol Supplements Should Be Chosen Carefully, Cautions -- Less Than 4% of Listed Ingredient Found in Widely-Sold Product (03/05/2013)
 Top-rated Vitamin and Supplement Brands and Merchants for 2013 Based on Consumer Satisfaction
2012 Contamination and Other Problems Found in Fish Oil Supplements -- Large Review by Reveals Excessive PCBs or Mislabeling in Over 30% of Omega-3 Supplements (08/22/2012)
 Fish oil and multivitamins most popular supplements in survey -- Internet most popular place to shop (02/05/2012)
 Top-rated vitamin and supplement brands and merchants on consumer satisfaction for 2012 -- Based on Survey of Vitamin & Supplement Users (02/01/2012)
 Do African mango supplements help with weight loss? investigates the evidence (01/17/2012)
2011 Not all vitamin A supplements pass tests -- New report reviews beta-carotene and cod liver oil supplements (09/21/2011)
 Vitamin 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 (01/31/2011)
 Spoilage and labeling errors found with some omega-3 and -6 supplements; Review of evening primrose, flaxseed, borage, and black currant oil supplements (01/11/2011)
2010 finds quality problems with nearly 30% of fish oil supplements reviewed; "Fishy" claims identified -- Softgels and liquids for adults, children and pets tested, including krill oil and algal oil supplements  (09/28/2010)
 Cholesterol-lowering supplements reviewed by Many pass quality testing, one fails. Sterol and policosanol products analyzed.  Evidence for other cholesterol-lowering ingredients evaluated (03/25/2010)
 Fish oil becomes most popular dietary supplement in survey; Vitamin D and resveratrol use surge (01/31/2010)
2009 Survey shows fish oil nearly as popular as multivitamins among supplement users.  Most also take calcium and CoQ10 -- publishes 2009 Report on Vitamin & Supplement Users, including top-rated brands and merchants.  (02/03/2009)
2008 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) (08/05/2008)
 Tests of ten red yeast rice supplements by reveal significant statin levels, but some pills contaminated -- Popular cholesterol-lowering supplements compared in new report (07/01/2008)
 As problems surface, and the people's pharmacy ask FDA to disclose differences between generic and original drugs (03/17/2008)
 Consumers warned of lead in some turmeric supplements — Highest lead level ever reported by; Lack of active compound also a problem (02/06/2008) finds most potassium supplements meet quality standards, but one with only 18% of ingredient — Results for 12 potassium supplements in new review (01/08/2008)
2007 finds improvement in quality of omega-3 and -6 supplements — Results for 22 products made from evening primrose, flaxseed, borage and black currant oils (12/10/2007) produces series of free online seminars about dietary supplements — First seminar on "joint health" now available (03/06/2007)
2006 evaluates cholesterol-lowering supplements — Test results available for over 90 products; Review of nine popular ingredients (08/01/2006)
2005 reaffirms problems with Trimspa X32 (12/05/2005) finds some supplements lower in omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids than claimed — Report available for 23 products made from oils of black currant, borage, evening primrose and flax (07/12/2005)
2004 expands testing to Japan — Testing Organization Expands to Help Japanese Consumers Determine Quality of Health and Nutrition Products (12/14/2004) finds Omega-3 fish oil supplements safer than fish but quality varies among brands — Test of 41 Supplements Finds No Mercury or PCB Contamination, But Some Spoiled or Lacking Claimed Oils (12/14/2004) finds not all vitamin E products meet claims — Results for 33 vitamin E supplements and skin products released today (08/25/2004)
2002 Athletic Banned Substances Screening and Certification Program announced by — Tester of supplements to screen for substances banned in Olympics (02/08/2002) finds most B vitamin supplements contain what they claim, but often exceed safe levels — Consumers cautioned to be aware of side effects with high dose products (01/08/2002)
2001 finds fish oil supplements free of mercury, but 30% lacking in key ingredient — Test results of omega-3 fatty acid (EPA and DHA) products released today (11/20/2001)


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