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On the spike: The curious case of a contaminated sports supplement

Blame game: Supplements have been fingered once more for a doping infringement but are the facts surrounding the case contaminated?

‘Don’t take sports supplements, they can’t be trusted’ was the takeaway message from Welsh track stars Rhys Williams and Gareth Warburton after the recent UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) tribunal agreed steroids got into their blood streams via contaminated sports drink powders. But is the sector really to blame?

One 8.4 fl oz can of Red Bull Energy Drink contains 80 mg of caffeine

Energy drinks under the microscope at 'myth-busting’ IFT webinar: How much caffeine are we really consuming, and is it safe?

"The mainstream supplements industry can make a valuable contribution to public health."

The ‘shady supplements industry’ vs ‘legitimate medicine’: A tragic tale often told

Tom Neltner: 'The lack of independent review in GRAS determinations raises concerns about the integrity of the process and whether it ensures the safety of the food supply'

Conflicts of interest are ‘ubiquitous’ in GRAS determinations, alleges study

Gregory Jaffe: The question we should be asking is not is it genetically engineered, but is it safe to eat, is it introducing new allergens into the food supply, and how is it going to affect the environment?

CSPI: There are legitimate concerns about GMOs, but not around food safety, and labeling would be misleading

Biotech industry: It’s not too late to change conversation on GMOs

Biotechnology Industry Organization: It’s not too late to change the conversation on GMOs

Pharma seeks bigger dose of booming nutra sector

Pharma seeks bigger dose of booming nutra sector

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