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FDA to Strengthen Regulation of Dietary Supplements in Collaboration with Industry

Washington, D.C.—FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., released a statement regarding the agency’s new efforts to strengthen regulation of dietary supplements, promising continued focus on...

Study: Garlic Extract May Minimize Effects of Gingivitis

A study conducted at the Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental Medicine in Israel and published in the Journal of Clinical Dentistry found that...

Ayurvedic Extract Reduces Sugar Reward Response

Eugene, OR—A gymnemic acids (GA) lozenge has been shown to reduce the brain’s reward response to both the taste of and the anticipated taste...

American Botanical Council Publishes Monograph on Pycnogenol

Austin, TX—The American Botanical Council (ABC) has published an updated ingredient-specific monograph summarizing selected scientific and clinical studies of Pycnogenol®, according to a press...

NPA Opposes Proposed MA Bill to Ban Minors from Purchasing Certain Supplements

Washington, D.C. – The Natural Products Association (NPA) is opposing a bill that Massachusetts state representative Kay Kahn is proposing, according to a press release....

BioCell Collagen Receives NSF Certified for Sport Certification

Health Logics' product BioCell Collagen Dietary Supplement is now NSF Certified for Sport® certification, according to a press release. The release says that BioCell Collagen...

Prenatal DHA Test Available

Sioux Falls, SD—OmegaQuant Analytics announced that it has launched a Prenatal DHA Test designed to help expecting moms monitor their omega-3 DHA level. The company...
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Adverse Event Reports: A Look at the Data on Dietary Supplements

Out of all adverse event (AE) reports that were submitted to the FDA over a time period of 2.5 years, only 203 out of 41,121...

AHPA Provides Resources for Handling Regulatory Landscape for Hemp, CBD

The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) issued an expanded Hemp-CBD report, intended to help the herbal products industry understand the new regulatory landscape. The report...

CRN Applauds New Standards for Dietary Supplement Firms

Washington, D.C.—CRN applauded the creation of new ANSI-accredited standards for evaluating a dietary supplement firm’s adherence to current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) in a...

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