You are here: Home / Dietary Supplements

Dietary Supplements

Warfighters often turn to dietary supplements because of the extreme demands of military performance. Making an informed decision about supplement use can be difficult, and a bad decision could adversely affect health. If you can't find the answer to your Dietary Supplements question in our resources, click the button below.

Your human performance questions answered by our experts

Dietary Supplements Resources

Questions from the Field

Articles researched and written by HPRC on topics you asked about

Dietary Supplements Resources

Helpful organizations, publications, and databases for learning about dietary supplements

Dietary Supplements Classification System

Make informed decisions about supplements with the Dietary Supplement Classification Table.


Now on the homepage ...

Mixing supplements and medications
Is there any harm in taking dietary supplements if you use medications?

Dietary Supplements News

Nootropics on your mind?
If you’re looking for cognitive enhancers or “smart drugs,” you may want to think twice.
Protect yourself from health fraud
It’s National Consumer Protection Week, a reminder to always be an informed consumer of dietary supplements and other products.
Put aside the pills and powders
Think you need that dietary supplement? Think again. National Nutrition Month reminds us to choose real foods first.
Stimulants—Give your heart a break
Know what’s in your dietary supplement, and if it could affect your heart.
What’s a “new dietary ingredient”?
Some dietary supplements can contain at least one “new dietary ingredient.” If you haven’t heard this term before, you’re not alone.

All Dietary Supplements Blog Entries