CRN and NPA question both the testing methods used as well as the Attorney General's choice of targets.

Washington, D.C.—As the New York Attorney General issues subpoenas to the four major retailers in the labeling controversy, industry trade associations demand transparency on all sides.

Some experts believe that cholesterol consumption may not be entirely harmful for healthy adults.

Washington D.C.—After almost 40 years of being deemed a “nutrient of concern,” the country’s top nutrition advisory panel is considering dropping warnings on cholesterol consumption.

Fish oil is the most popular choice for both adults and children, but other options like melatonin are rising which echinacea is falling.

Atlanta, GAWhile natural supplements have remained consistently popular over the last decade, recent survey data shows preferences within the category are changing.

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Silver Spring, MD—Margaret A. Hamburg, M.D., who has served as commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) since 2009, will resign from the agency in March. FDA’s chief scientist Stephen Ostroff will serve as acting commissioner after this time until the position is filled.

The C&D letters sent to these retailers accuse them of not adhering to to the ingredients mentioned on their labels.

These retailers are accused of putting ingredients in their store brands not mentioned on labels, but the way this conclusion was reached has drawn criticism.

Albany, NY—Rats running amok and other unsanitary conditions have Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) calling on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to crack down harder on many of the nation’s food facilities.

MSM may help deal with allergy symptoms.

A new study from Medicus Research says that MSM may be able to help alleviate allergy symptoms.

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North Bergen, NJ—The Vitamin Shoppe is cooking up something new: prepared foods.

Dean's Natural Food Market is using a sustainabilty rating label system to catch eyes in their stores.

Ocean Township, NJ—Dean's Natural Food Market is using a sustainabilty rating label system to catch eyes in their stores.