A study reveals inconsistencies in supplement potency claims sold on a popular online marketplace. Follow these four rules for avoiding scams.
What you Need to Know About Ordering Natural Products Online
February 14 2020
Did you happen to see the Wall Street Journal article titled You Might Be Buying Trash on Amazon – Literally? It was an interesting story that went viral. WSJ reporters were responding to how almost anyone can open a store on online marketplaces and sell just about anything.
How to Check for Quality when Ordering Natural Products
March 19 2018
Maybe you have seen insanely low prices on supplements and wondered, “What’s the catch?” That is a very important question and the answer may surprise you: you could be getting a fraction of the promised ingredients.
The Best 5 Supplements For Common Summer Health Issues
July 13 2020
Warm seasons bring challenges such as constipation, dehydration, bloating, and sleep disturbance. A doctor recommends supplements to address these concerns.
A 5-Minute Guide to Serrapeptase: Why It’s Important for Respiratory Health
July 8 2020
What is serrapeptase? What are its health benefits? And why is it important for respiratory health? A naturopathic doctor weighs in.
The Best 8 Kid’s Supplements for Overall Health
July 6 2020
Kids with a poor diet or malabsorption may develop health issues. A doctor lists supplements to consider for overall health including iron and vitamin d.
4 Factors To Consider When Trying to Get Pregnant
July 3 2020
A pediatrician discusses key nutritional, bodily, and lifestyle factors to consider when planning for pregnancy.
Can Magnesium Help Improve Sleep?
July 1 2020
Have trouble sleeping? Magnesium is an essential mineral in the body that may impact your ability to fall and stay asleep comfortably.
9 Ingredients To Look For In An Immunity Supplement
June 29 2020
Looking to boost immune health? A doctor explains why ingredients like maitake mushrooms, green tea extract, and ginger are important for the immune system.
6 Different Forms of Vitamin C and How to Use Them
June 26 2020
A doctor unpacks the differences between vitamin C forms including ascorbic acid, liposomal vitamin c, and Ester-C as well as the benefits of each.
Are You Deficient In Essential Vitamins? Here Are 5 Ways To Tell
June 22 2020
Vitamin deficiency can be indicated by anxiety, fatigue, or brittle nails. Dr. Andrea Colon explains what you can do to help prevent vitamin deficiency.
5 Ways to Benefit More From Calcium Supplements
June 15 2020
Calcium is an important mineral in the body involved in bone health, muscle contraction, and more. Here’s how to get the most out of calcium supplements.
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