Are Your Supplements Killing You?

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Posted on 21st May 2015 by admin in LivingFuelTV

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Millions of Americans use and rely on dietary supplements to do just that – supplement their diet.  Recent news reports in the media are taking aim at the dietary supplement industry, claiming that some supplements are totally ineffective at best, and killers at worse.  What does the research and statistics say?  Is it time to re-evaluate your supplement regimen?  We’ll take a close look at this topic in today’s episode of LivingFuelTV, a must-see if you and your family take supplements. 

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Here’s to your Super Health, 

KC Craichy 
Living Fuel, Inc. 

Are Your Vitamins Killing You?

LivingFuel HealthAlert: Multivitamin Junk Science

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Posted on 3rd November 2011 by admin in Health Alerts |LivingFuelTV

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Junk Science is a modern term for a poorly performed study that reaches sweeping, and possibly erroneous, conclusions, despite weaknesses in methods for collecting and analyzing the data (definition from  Unfortunately, widely-read scientific journals and the news media are not immune from junk science.  As a leading health researcher and author of three books on diet, nutrition, and performance,
I’ve learned that healthy skepticism is important when analyzing medical studies and evaluating the subsequent reporting in the news.

For example, the American Medical Association’s prestigious Archives of Internal Medicine (October 2011)
published a study titled Dietary Supplements and Mortality Rate on Older Women: The Iowa Women’s Health Study.  
This widely-reported study’s findings link multivitamin use to death in older women, and also question the very use
of dietary supplements as a whole.  What can you learn from this study?  Should you make any changes to your
family’s approach to good health?

Today on LivingFuelTV, we take a close look and shine the light of truth.

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LivingFuel HealthAlert: New Bill Seeks to Ban Consumer Access to Dietary Supplements

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Posted on 10th February 2010 by admin in Health Alerts

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Senator John McCain has introduced a bill that if passed will drive up the cost of dietary supplements and restrict your access to them.

This bill seeks to give the FDA complete and arbitrary control over what supplements you are allowed to have.

Read more here.