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Dietary Supplements: Encourage or Evict?

November 18, 2013

by Elizabeth Ledbetter The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) declared in early October 2013 that it will ban most dietary supplements from its pharmacy.1 This is because the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) does not regulate these products in the same way that they regulate prescription drugs. Because the... View Article

New Study Raises Concern about the Herbal Supplement Industry

November 16, 2013

By Jacob Coleman,  PharmD Student Cedarville University If you’re a college student like me, you may be wondering what the hype is about vitamins and herbal supplements. These types of products are becoming increasingly popular among American adults, and a college education is just one predictor of dietary supplement use.1... View Article