Omega-3 and DHA for Pregnant and Nursing Mothers and Infants: Help or Hype?

Product Review Sunday There is a huge market for pregnant and lactating mothers and infants to take Omega-3 and DHA, known as healthy fats and an essential brain foods. Popular pediatrician and author Dr. Jim Sears explains fats influence brain development and performance for growing infants. He says, “The most rapid brain growth occurs during […]

Refund for Vitamins That Are Not As Healthy as Advertised

Do Your Charges Take Multivitamins?By Todd Sperry, CNN Read this CNN article by Todd Sperry that explains how to get a refund for vitamins sold at CVS Pharmacy, Wal-Mart, Target, Walgreens, Kroger, Kmart, Meijer and Rite Aid, as well as online. The boxes were priced at between $4 and $8 each. Parents who believe they may […]

Beware Using Supplements

All last week we posted articles about the dangers of using dietary supplement. There are only five dietary supplements approved by the FDA. Here is a short news report confirming our conclusions.

Only 5 Dietary Supplements Proven by FDA to Prevent or Treat Disease

The Reason Supplements Must Include This Disclaimer: “These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.” You’re in the pharmacy, the health-food shop, or the grocery store and you approach the aisles containing vitamin-minerals and various remedies. Have you […]