Drugs flushed into the environment could be cause of wildlife decline
Synthetic oestrogen used in birth control pills wiped out fathead minnows in lakes used for experiments in Ontario, and seriously disrupted the whole ecosystem. Photograph: Emmanuel Lattes/Alamy. Damian Carrington. Sunday 12 October 2014 19.01 EDT.
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Feds: Group illegally imported Chinese drugs sold as "Maxman," "Herb Viagra …
Federal investigators have charged five Atlanta men in a conspiracy to import misbranded drugs and dietary supplments from China. According to an indictment filed May 28 in federal court in Atlanta, the group imported drugs and dietary supplements …
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Multivitamins are big business with little benefit
Multivitamins and dietary supplements are big business. More than two-thirds of Americans take them, spending over $ 32 billion last year. Supermarket aisles are full of them, with endorsements from celebrities including Nicole Kidman and Martha Stewart.
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