NutraCast Podcast: Patrick McCarthy on CBD research and regulation

NutraCast Podcast: Patrick McCarthy on CBD research and regulation

By Danielle Masterson

In recent months the FDA has been trying to figure out how to get the CBD market under control, with the focus on safety. Patrick McCarthy, CEO of Validcare, a cannabis sector-focused health and wellness research company, said the FDA is not going to...

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New supplement laws proposed to boost innovation and sector growth

By Nikki Hancocks

The European Federation of Associations of Health Product Manufacturers (EHPM) has created a manifesto and regulatory proposal detailing significant legislative changes needed in order for the food supplements sector to reach its full potential to aid...

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Is Science For Sale? CRN expert reacts to recent attack on industry

By Andrea Wong, Ph.D., senior vice president, scientific & regulatory affairs, Council for Responsible Nutrition

For those of us who have been in the health and wellness industry for a while, we know that the New Year predictably leads to lots of media coverage around health and wellness resolutions—new fitness regimes, eating patterns, and supplement use. And,...

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CBD, regulatory creep, and continued growth top AHPA's 2019 high points

By Michael McGuffin, president, American Herbal Products Association

Questions surrounding the hemp/CBD trade, a recognition of the continued popularity of herbal supplements, and a casting a wary eye toward regulatory creep topped the list of 2019 concerns for the American Herbal Products Association.


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