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WASHINGTON, D.C., May 10, 2012—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) and VIRGO today announced details for an industry-wide webinar titled—Overcoming GMP Challenges: Charting a Path to a Successful GMP Inspection—to be held on Tuesday, June 12, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. EDT. This is the next webinar… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 24, 2012—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) and the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) announced today that the organizations are working together to remind pharmacists about their legal obligations when selling dietary supplements in a retail setting. CRN and FMI have… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 23, 2012—Diane Birt, Ph.D., and Oliver Chen, Ph.D., were awarded the Mary Swartz Rose Senior Investigator Award and the Mary Swartz Rose Young Investigator Award, respectively, at the American Society for Nutrition’s (ASN) Scientific Sessions and Annual Meeting held in… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 17, 2012—The dietary supplement industry’s self-regulatory coalition, the SIDI Work Group, today announced the release of its new draft voluntary guideline, the Dietary Supplement Component Supplier Qualification Guideline. The SIDI Work Group, formerly known as the Joint… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 9, 2012―The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must reconsider imposing the pre-market approval paradigm of food additives to dietary supplements as proposed in its New Dietary Ingredient (NDI) Draft Guidance, according to a commentary by the Council for Responsible… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 9, 2012—In response to a meta-analysis titled “Efficacy of Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplements (Eicosapentaenoic Acid and Docosahexaenoic Acid) in the Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease” published online today in the Archives of Internal Medicine, the Council for… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 4, 2012―Despite a sluggish economy, over two-thirds of Americans (71 percent) report the economy has not affected their household’s purchasing habits of dietary supplements, according to a survey by the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN). The most recent CRN Consumer… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 29, 2012—Registered dietitians are one of several groups of healthcare professionals who report using dietary supplements as part of their health regimen, according to a newly published study 1 in Nutrition Journal, a peer-reviewed, online journal that focuses on the field… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 22, 2012—When it comes to healthy habits, dietary supplement users appear to make healthier lifestyle choices overall than non-users, according to a recent study by the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement industry… read more
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 19, 2012—In response to Dateline NBC’s story concerning dietary supplements, the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement industry, issued the following statement: Statement by Steve Mister, president and CEO, CRN: “… read more