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Dietary Supplements Resources

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CLA for weight loss?
What is conjugated linoleic acid and why is it being used in weight-loss dietary supplement products?
Revisiting the dangers of energy drinks
Energy drinks continue to be in the news, and their potential harmful effects should not be ignored, especially for children and teens.
What is Garcinia cambogia?
What is Garcinia cambogia and why is it being used in weight-loss dietary supplement products?
Dietary supplements and emergency care
Help save your own life: Before you receive any medical treatment, make sure your doctor knows about any dietary supplements you are taking.
Stimulants found in weight-loss product
The weight-loss dietary supplement product Dexaprine has been found to contain undeclared active substances and has been removed from the Dutch market. Consumers should be aware of the reports of adverse events.

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