Widespread Enzymes Recall Affects Supplement, Food Industries

Mumbai, India—Enzymes manufactured by Advanced Enzymes in Mumbai, India, are the source of what may be the most widespread product recall ever. Advanced Enzymes was...

Former FDA Official Joins NPA

Washington, D.C.—The Natural Products Association (NPA) announced in a press release that former FDA official Sibyl Swift, Ph.D., will be the new SVP for...

FDA Updates Industry About NDI Draft Guidance

New York, NY — At the American Conference Institute’s 5th Annual Legal, Regulatory and Compliance Forum on Dietary Supplements, in partnership with the Council...

NIH Investigating Minor Cannabinoids, Terpenes for Potential Pain-Relieving Properties

Washington, D.C.—The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is funding nine research awards totaling...

Two Companies Face Potential Class Action Over CBD

Two companies selling cannabidiol (CBD)—Charlotte's Web Holdings and Infinite Products Co.—face proposed consumer class suits filed in California, Bloomberg Law reports, noting that the...

CVS to Sell CBD in Eight States

CVS Pharmacy will start selling hemp-derived CBD products in eight states, according to NBC News. NBC quoted CVS Health Spokesperson Mike DeAngelis as saying, “We...

CCSS Calls for FDA Action on CBD

Washington, D.C.—The Collaborative for CBD Science and Safety (CCSS)—which provides a forum for industry, researchers, academia, healthcare practitioners, and regulators to exchange information and...

FTC Offers Five Lessons about Supplements Ads During CRN’s The Conference

Palm Springs, CA—Mary K. Engle, associate director for advertising practices in the Bureau of Consumer Protection at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), gave supplements...

Researchers Note Potential of CBD as COVID-19 Treatment Option

Cannabidiol (CBD) may be worth looking into as an option for the treatment of COVID-19, according to the authors of the paper SARS-CoV2 induced...
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Muscle Cells Respond to Shilajit in Study

New Brunswick, NJ—Shilajit has long been thought to support muscle growth, and new research published in the Journal of Medicinal Food helps explain why. During...