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FDA restricts claims of dietary supplements

...consumers better understand dietary supplements, the government said Friday...some $5 billion worth of dietary supplements each year -- pills, capsules...supplements. The question for dietary supplements was where to draw the line...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/25/tec_226797.shtml
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FDA cracks down on illegal diabetes remedies

...illegal treatments for diabetes, ranging from bogus dietary supplements to prescription drugs sold online without a prescription...not be used."Other products include genuine dietary supplements that make unproved claims to treat or prevent diabetes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-23/fda-cracks-down-illegal-di
FDA backs off rule allowing morning sickness supplements

...regulation that would have let dietary supplements treat morning sickness without...that otherwise unregulated dietary supplements could now sport. That rule...week. Thanks to a 1994 law, dietary supplements do not undergo government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/11/tec_282416.shtml
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Hormone injections' promise of youth comes with risks

...a week, in addition to swallowing a handful of dietary supplements every day. "I have young children. I do it for...of an anti-aging regimen that can also include dietary supplements, nutrition counseling and exercise programs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/05/liv_74732.shtml
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Herbalife stock jumps on news of Icahn stake; clash with Ackman flares again

...his clash with fellow Wall Street titan William Ackman.Both men have a keen interest in Herbalife, a maker of dietary supplements designed to promote weight loss. Ackman claims the company is a fraud and has bet that its stock price will crumble...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-15/herbalife-stock-jumps-news
Dietary supplements might not be needed

...supplement. My husband feels that these supplements could cause more harm than good. What do you think? A: Dietary supplements contain vitamins, minerals, amino acids, herbs and other botanicals. They are intended to supplement the diet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/22/tec_340371.shtml
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Six sports asked by Congress for ephedra data

...organizations were asked by a congressional committee Wednesday for documents on ephedra use. Congress is investigating dietary supplements containing ephedra, and baseball has come under scrutiny since the death of Baltimore Orioles pitcher Steve Bechler...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/10/oth_475529.shtml
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Pupils suspended over pills

...and seized several boxes of dietary supplements, said sheriff's Lt. Robert...sale of ephedra-containing dietary supplements. The agency said the pills...taken ephedrine-containing dietary supplements. The pills were sold under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/07/met_403731.shtml
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Overtime

...came from users under 30, the General Accounting Office said in testimony prepared for Wednesday's hearing on dietary supplements before the House Energy and Commerce oversight subcommittee. Marcia Crosse, the GAO's acting director of health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/24/oth_382049.shtml
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Government bans cattle blood in feed, nears end of probe

...of cow brains and certain other animal parts in dietary supplements taken by humans. Federal investigators also said...and other parts in cosmetics, as well as human dietary supplements. - Banned chicken waste from livestock feed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/28/liv_402557.shtml
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