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Report details poisonings from supplements

Posted on Feb 20, 2010 in Uncategorized

Study: Toxic selenium overdoses point holes in government oversight A new report on people sickened by a liquid dietary supplement illustrates the real — if rare — risks associated with using these products. In 2008, users of “Total Body Formula” and “Total Body Mega Formula” started losing their hair and began suffering from fatigue, diarrhea, nausea and other symptoms; some doubled their dose of the liquid supplement in response. But the symptoms, first reported by patients of a Florida chiropractor who was selling the products in his office, were subsequently...

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