FDA to Supplements: Drop Dead

Emord, Jonathan W.
March 2012
USA Today Magazine;Mar2012, Vol. 140 Issue 2802, p49
The article discusses how the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under U.S. President Barack Obama's governance is slowly damaging businesses, sacrificing jobs, and denying consumers access to health-enhancing nutrients. It cites how the FDA adopted the Good Manufacturing Guidelines (GMP) which resulted to a reduction of around 25-30% of the companies in the dietary supplement industry. It details the effects of the Food Safety Modernization Act and the New Dietary Ingredient guidance.


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