Posts Tagged "unsafe supplements"

You may rethink your dietary supplements

Posted on Jan 2, 2014 in Health Optimization, Medical Rewind

New research released by the Drug-Induced Liver Injury Network reveals that diet supplements account for nearly 20 percent of drug-related liver injuries. Dr. Raj joins “New Day” to comment upon the study and explains what effects diet supplements could have on your health. CLICK HERE to watch the video

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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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