June 2018: Market Overview
Issue article highlights:
¥ Supplement sales growth may have slowed in 2018, but there may be no one factor to blame and certainly no reason to panic.
¥ Supplement companies offering at-home nutrient level test kits to consumers are helping personalized nutrition leapfrog the practitionerÕs office.
¥ Homeopathy is controversial for efficacy and its status as a drug, but consumers continue to embrace the concept.
¥ Nearly two years after the FDA issued its latest draft guidance on New Dietary Ingredients, both submissions and enforcement have proven unremarkable.
¥ Ayurvedic medicine is an ancient tradition thatÕs growing in the modern age, but is the supplement industry ignoring the principles and focusing on profits?
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