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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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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.

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Dietary supplement module
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Nutrition Apps

BMI Calculator from National Institutes of Health
This free app from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) lets you calculate your BMI on the spot and then links you to valuable healthy weight resources from NHLBI. Currently available only for iPhone.
Ask Karen from USDA
This free app from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service instantly answers food safety questions about proper handling, storage, and preparation of food to prevent illness. Available for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices.
The Gluten Detective
This low-cost app from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) is great if you are just learning about gluten-free foods. Tools help you identify foods that contain gluten and build a shopping list of foods that are safe if you have gluten sensitivities. Available for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices.
Is My Food Safe?
Another great app from AND, this one answers questions such as “Is this turkey done?,” “Is it time to toss?,” and “Are these leftovers still safe to eat?” This free app is available for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices.
Navy Operational Fitness and Fueling Series (NOFFS)
NOFFS provides sailors with the tools required to make healthy nutrition choices in both shore-based and operational environments. NOFFS is available as an app for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad devices for free.