Archive for November, 2006

Ever wonder about "miracle" cure claims? Think the dietary supplement market is unregulated and unsafe? Have a listen. You might be surprised. (New)

Part 2 delves into why statin drugs can legally make the claim to lower bad cholesterol while pecan farmers cannot. (Shh…don’t say anything, but a handful of pecans will lower LDL cholesterol.)

Go check out episode 10 of the Health Hacks Podcast. I give part 1 of DSHEA for Dummies, explaining the regulations in the dietary supplement industry.