As of January 2021, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued warning letters to 19 companies for illegally selling stress health supplements that claim to cure, treat, mitigate or prevent mental health disorders.
In a time of pandemic, recent research confirmed an increase in prevalence of stress amongst the US population thus driving many industry players to develop innovative health supplements in this now promising market.
Key learning points:
- What are the difference between stress, anxiety and depression?
- How can we choose an efficient and adaptogenic herbal extract to manage the mental and physical effects of stress?
- How can we make sure that the claims on the packaging and all other forms of communications (especially online) are compliant with US regulation?