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Wed, 07 Oct 2015 17:17:00 GMT

Emirates 24/7

Health risk: UAE bans number of dietary supplements for weight loss
Emirates 24/7
The Ministry of Health (MoH) has issued a circular warning against the use of the unregistered product "Achieving Zero," which is being sold on a website as a dietary supplement to lose weight, saying it contains hidden toxic chemicals that may ...

Wed, 07 Oct 2015 16:24:02 GMT

Dairy Crest comes under fire for November price cut
FG Insight
The supplements come from commitments from the retail sector to support the industry. Based on current forecasts, the first supplement for October is estimated at 0.39ppl. The November supplement is estimated at 0.65ppl. James Bruna, a dairy farmer ...

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Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:49:00 GMT

Ask Dr. Soria: Should we take calcium supplements?
Previous Next. Dr. David Soria answers common health questions: Two new studies in the British Medical Journal say calcium supplements have little to no effect on bone density in people ages 50 and older. Dr. David Soria shares his thoughts on the ...

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Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:35:46 GMT

Bel Marra Health

Genetic mutations affect melatonin levels, increases diabetes risk
Bel Marra Health
Genetic mutations affect melatonin levels, increases diabetes risk New findings suggest that the effects of melatonin supplements in individuals with a specific gene mutation may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The findings come from ...

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Wed, 07 Oct 2015 14:56:44 GMT

Nootropic Unlimited Launches Review Website for Nootropic Brain Enhancing ...
Digital Journal
Nootropic supplements have gained a lot of exposure in recent years for the benefits they provide. A new website has been launched to give people a real insight where independent reviews are offered. The website gives consumers the truth behind the ...

Wed, 07 Oct 2015 14:20:39 GMT

BioPharma Dive

Feds lose dietary supplement case against Bayer
BioPharma Dive
The decision was informed by the Dietary Supplementary Health and Education Act, which stipulates that supplements are not subject to the same strict guidelines as drugs in terms of marketing and sales. In a 2007 consent decree, Bayer paid a $3.2 ...

Wed, 07 Oct 2015 14:18:16 GMT

Media Update

Three heavy hitters join Times Media
Media Update
Andy Gill, managing director at Times Media says magazines expressly produced as supplements in newspapers “represent both revenue and reader growth areas in line with the Group's past successes, and also reflecting a growing international trend”.

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Wed, 07 Oct 2015 14:03:09 GMT

Bigger share of supplement allowance to heavy weight sports
Press Trust of India
New Delhi, Oct 7 (PTI) The Sports Ministry has decided to allot a bigger share of its per day food supplements allowance to the heavy and middle weight sportspersons from disciplines such as boxing and wrestling while keeping a considerably reduced ...

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Wed, 07 Oct 2015 13:48:52 GMT

Health and wellness: according to millennials
Meat & Poultry (registration)
“They will choose an exercise program, maybe focus on eating organic, consider some supplements, but they prefer fortified, functional foods.” During the question-and-answer session, an audience member noted it is not surprising millennial consumers, ...

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Wed, 07 Oct 2015 13:29:47 GMT

Aspasia Karras appointed Times Media mag supplements publisher
Aspasia Karras has been appointed as publisher of Times Media's magazine supplements. She has spent the last six years as editor of Marie Claire magazine, and was also previously features editor of The Times. Monare and Karras start with Times Media ...

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