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Salmonella Outbreak: Controversial Supplement Kratom Has Sickened 28 People in 20 States—Including a 6-Year-Old

Updated | The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Tuesday that 28 people became sick after taking kratom (known by scientists as Mytragyna speciosa) pills or drinking kratom tea contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. The infected people live in 20 different states; the youngest was six years old. Eleven people have gone to the hospital, but so far […]

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NSF International Launches DNA Authenticated™ Mark for Dietary Supplement Ingredients

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — For the first time, dietary supplement ingredient suppliers can use an on-label, NSF DNA Authenticated™ mark to verify the identity and purity of raw ingredients. NSF International recently launched its new, independent testing protocol and verification program for raw botanical ingredients used in the dietary supplement industry. loading… […]

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What's in Your Horse's Joint Supplement?

A look at oral joint supplement ingredients that are backed by science loading… With myriad equine joint supplement manufacturers claiming their products prevent or slow osteoarthritis progression, it’s important to know which options might be effective. | Photo: The Horse Staff Can you name one of the most common causes of lameness in horses? If […]

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FDA warns supplement maker food safety ignorance no defense

A dietary supplement manufacturer is on notice from the FDA because the firm’s products were prepared, packed, or held under conditions whereby they may have become contaminated with filth, or whereby they may have been rendered injurious to heath. loading… Staff from the Food and Drug Administration inspected the San Francisco, CA, location of Reishi D. International Inc. from Aug. 2-7, 2017, and discovered  “serious violations” of […]

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Paul Pogba's 'obvious' issues with Jose Mourinho 'could reach a stand-off', say Sunday Supplement panel

By Ron Walker Last Updated: 18/02/18 3:33pm loading… The Telegraph’s Jason Burt says there are obvious strains in Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba’s relationship The Telegraph’s Jason Burt says there are obvious strains in Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba’s relationship Jose Mourinho’s strong rebuttal cannot mask “quite obvious” issues with Paul Pogba and could lead to […]

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Check It Out: Supplement your Olympics experience here

loading… Jan Johnston is the Collection Development Coordinator for the Fort Vancouver Regional Library District. Email her at readingforfun@fvrl.org. The Olympic motto is “Citius, Altius, Fortius,” which is Latin for “Faster, Higher, Stronger.” Every time I watch the Olympics, I am amazed at just how much faster, higher and stronger Olympic athletes are performing. When […]