supplements

Safety Communication: Biotin May Interfere with Lab Test Results
Safety Communication: Biotin May Interfere with Lab Test ResultsBiotin, AKA vitamin B7, appears to significantly throw off the results of certain lab tests.
How well do you know your herbs and spices?It turns out that asking a simple question while taking patients’ histories could prevent unanticipated bleeding and bruising after fillers, neurotoxin injections and more.
CVS Unveils New Vending MachinesThe new machines will feature of variety of OTC meds and other products.
Small Doses: News for Pharmacists
Small Doses: News for PharmacistsThis week, take a look at studies and news on supplements, depression, opioids, and more. Small doses is the news you need in a way that works for you.
Dietary supplements-- an FDA primerFDA is not authorized to review dietary supplements for safety and effectiveness before they go on the market. But it does provide an electronic safety reporting portal tailored exclusively for dietary supplements.
Visual phenomena, decreased vision secondary to occipital lobe infarct
Visual phenomena, decreased vision secondary to occipital lobe infarctMicroperimetry aids diagnosis, and supplements increase circulation
What are the dietary recommendations for hair growthMany dietary supplements have entered the market to support increased hair growth
Nutrition influences skin healthPatients are asking about dietary guidelines. One expert shares insight on how our food source is affecting skin health.
Nutricosmetics: Real science or scientific rhetoric?They’ve been marketed as remedies — even cures — for aging, but do skin and beauty supplements really deliver?
Study: FDA should warn consumers about chemical in weight loss supplements
Study: FDA should warn consumers about chemical in weight loss supplementsSeveral weight loss and fitness supplements contain the chemical BMPEA, a stimulant similar to amphetamine, according to a new study.