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2012-06-20 06:22:51

--Updated Book Evaluates Most Relevant Science For Assessing the Benefits of Specific Supplements-- WASHINGTON, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the dietary supplement industry's leading trade association, today released its comprehensive report, The Benefits of Nutritional Supplements (4th Edition). The updated book, which assesses the current state of the science on the health benefits associated with select nutritional...

2012-06-20 02:27:30

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the dietary supplement industry's leading trade association, commends the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its plans to reissue a revised New Dietary Ingredient (NDI) Notification Draft Guidance. While FDA has not committed to a timeline for its new draft guidance, the agency has indicated its desire to move quickly. "We are grateful to FDA for its willingness to have an open and...

2012-05-23 14:21:36

WASHINGTON, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the study published today in Heart Journal, "Associations of dietary calcium intake and calcium supplementation with myocardial infarction and stroke risk and overall cardiovascular mortality in the Heidelberg cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study," by Li et al., the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association representing the dietary supplement industry,...

2012-03-22 10:24:46

WASHINGTON, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 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. This is supported by previous studies[1]-4 that suggest that supplement users may be more health conscious in many respects than those who don't take supplements. According...

2012-03-19 06:24:23

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 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: "Dateline NBC raised some serious issues in its investigative report. We are concerned, as any industry would be, when a few companies engaging in fraudulent and...

2012-03-13 10:55:00

-- Survey also finds consumer confidence remains steady at 84 percent -- WASHINGTON, March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sixty-nine percent of U.S. adults take dietary supplements according to a survey commissioned by the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the dietary supplement industry's leading trade association. Conducted by Ipsos Public Affairs, the survey indicates an upward trend in dietary supplement consumption, as consumer usage is up from 66 percent in 2010, 65...

2011-10-11 15:09:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the published study, "Vitamin E and the Risk of Prostate Cancer; The Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT),[1]" published in JAMA (the Journal of the American Medical Association), the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association representing the dietary supplement industry, issued the following statement: Statement by Duffy MacKay, N.D., vice president, scientific and...

2011-10-10 15:00:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the published study, "Dietary Supplements and Mortality Rate in Older Women(1)," published in the Archives of Internal Medicine (a publication of the American Medical Association), the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association representing the dietary supplement industry, issued the following two-part statement: Statement by Duffy MacKay, N.D., vice president, scientific and regulatory affairs,...

2011-09-27 17:28:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the published study, "Effect of Increasing Doses of Saw Palmetto Extract on Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (1)," published in JAMA (the Journal of the American Medical Association), the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association representing the dietary supplement industry, issued the following statement: Statement by Duffy MacKay, N.D., vice president, scientific and regulatory affairs, CRN:...

2011-07-01 08:27:00

WASHINGTON, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to yesterday's introduction of S. 1310, the Dietary Supplement Labeling Act of 2011, by Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL), the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association representing the dietary supplement industry, issued the following statement. Statement by Steve Mister, President & CEO, CRN: "CRN opposes the Dietary Supplement Labeling Act of 2011 because it is a misguided bill that doesn't...