Ruth Ann and Jack Clayton made their health food store a community health hub and now she uses her RD expertise to help others achieve optimum well-being. NFM talks with her about how nutrition know-how boosts business.
As the GMO debate continues to heat up in the United States, this country may finally be catching up with the global consensus. But American companies are finding that dedication and good intentions here mean little in places where the debate is already over.
Demand for non-GMO product, with higher ingredient prices and the expense of Non-GMO Project verification, is pulling the supplement industry into a pay-to-play market.
The question now is Who will pay?
Susanne Fiori and Cindy Boyer have championed the best supplements for their community through rigorous fact checking and ingredient standards. Their work ethic shines as an example for all retailers striving to be vital supplement information centers.
A coalition of trade associations has written to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration commission formally requesting the creation of an office of dietary supplements. The move highlights the growing consensus that greater enforcement of regulation is increasingly vital to the health of the industry and concrete restructuring inside the FDA is needed....More