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Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, health, news, nutrition, study, warning )

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Dietary supplements are big business: 40% of Americans take vitamin & mineral supplements, contributing to a $30-billion-a-year industry. However, many are unaware that these products can contain more than twice the amount of iron & copper recommended

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Past Member (0)
Monday September 9, 2013, 7:36 pm
Thankfully i get most vitamins and minerals from actual food sources. Great article-thx Ena

James M (144)
Monday September 9, 2013, 8:17 pm
Thank you for post.

Sheila D (194)
Monday September 9, 2013, 11:30 pm
Great something else I have to worry about...I get the cheapies - budget doesn't allow for anything else.

Peggy A (0)
Tuesday September 10, 2013, 12:32 pm
Thank you for sharing!

Anne F (17)
Tuesday September 10, 2013, 4:44 pm
seems odd - isn't there a limit...

Julie W (32)
Tuesday September 10, 2013, 10:13 pm
They chose the worst brands of vitamins to test - there are much better ones. Coming from the Physician's Committee, I wonder if they are opposed to supplements anyway? Many doctors are, as they know next to nothing about nutrition.

Inge B (202)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 12:48 am
Eat organically grown vegetables, it is enough, and even better, grow the vegetables yourself


Cyn F (137)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 6:29 am
Great info! Thanks for sharing, Ena.
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