Alerts

FDA warns consumers about caffeine powder. 

FDA advises consumers to stop using any supplement products labeled as OxyElite Pro or VERSA-1. Please see the following advisories: FDA -10/08/13, FDA - 10/11/13 and CDC - 10/08/13.

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Announcements

New article on reporting side effects of supplements
Just published in The New England Journal of Medicine: A recent article brings up dietary supplement issues you need to be aware of and discusses how dietary supplement side effects could be monitored better. A PDF of the April 3rd article is available free online.

3rd International Congress on Soldiers’ Physical Performance
August 18-21, 2014
The ICSPP delivers innovative scientific programming on soldiers’ physical performance with experts from around the world.

DMAA list updated for April 2014

Fueling Performance Photo Campaign
Share photos of how you fuel your performance and be featured on our Facebook page!

Dietary supplement module
Earn continuing education credits (if eligible) for this two-hour online module.

Operation LiveWell

Performance Triad

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HPRC's human performance optimization (HPO) website is for U.S. Warfighters, their families, and those in the field of HPO who support them. The goal is Total Force Fitness: Warfighters optimized to carry out their mission as safely and effectively as possible.

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Questions from the Field

Articles researched and written by HPRC on topics you asked about.

Mind imgThese articles are researched and written by HPRC staff to answer questions about mental fitness—including toughness and resilience.

Synthetic Drugs of Abuse
HPRC takes a look at two examples of synthetic drugs, their legal status, and how they can affect service members.
Can Meditation Help TBI?
Is it possible for those affected with TBI to meditate, and will it help?
Five Sleep Questions from the Field
Warfighters face special challenges to getting enough sleep. Here are five questions about sleep we received at about the same time—and answers that should help.
Sleep Questions from the Field
Warfighters face special challenges to getting enough sleep. Here are five questions about sleep we received at about the same time—and answers that should help.
How much sleep does a Warfighter need?
What's the best way to stay rested when sleep is difficult or irregular?