Nutritional supplements for diabetes may carry misleading information
A Basic Whole Grain Stamp means the product provides a half serving, or eight grams of whole grains per serving. Any whole grain listed as the first ingredient. This is recommended by the USDAs MyPlate and the Food and Drug Administrations consumer health Information guide. Any whole grain listed as the first ingredient without any added sugars in the first three ingredients. This is recommended by USDAs MyPlate.
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Another FDA regulation states that the manufacturer name has to be clearly written on the packaging of a supplement. Manufacturers are responsible for the safety of the product, not the FDA. Results showed that the manufacturer was indicated in only three products out of the 10 examined. The researchers also compiled a list of ingredients included in the 10 nutritional supplements. They found that a total of 71 different ingredients were being used.
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Supplements for Women’s Health
Buy supplements manufactured by companies that comply with the drug administration regulations and use natural food sources rather than synthetic chemicals. Dietary supplements for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding are specially formulated to contain more folic acid, calcium, and iron content to cater to the needs of the mother and the baby. Prenatal vitamins must be taken only after consulting a physician. There are several health supplement manufacturers who claim their products are beneficial for women. Often, the composition of the ingredients is imbalanced and some manufactures even use fillers that can cause allergies. It is important to do thorough research on the manufacturer, consult a physician, check the product compliance, read the label to ensure the all the essential nutrients have been provided, and read reviews about the supplements.
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