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Herbal supplements require FDA supervision

Herbal supplements require FDA supervision

By Adnan Zarif, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015


Filed under Opinion

FDA must institute a systematic audit of all supplements that are sold on the market.

Supplements require stricter FDA oversight

Supplements require stricter FDA oversight

November 13, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Plants have been used for centuries to create herbal remedies that can cure any sort of ailment. Echinacea is purported to prevent colds, ginkgo is suggested to improve memory and flaxseed lowers cholesterol. More than 100 million Americans consume these herbal supplements, shelling out $5 billion on such ...