If you are interested in health and wellness at all you know that the supplement industry is exploding. The truth is that people are sick and tired of being sick and tired. They are looking for answers beyond their doctor’s office. Most of them look to supplementing their diet as a first intervention. The problem with this is the lack of quality health supplements that consumers are taking.
Well the truth is that most of the health supplements you can buy at your local grocery store or department store were made in China . Needless to say they do not have a very good track record on the quality of their products. There was a recent scandal in which adulterated wheat gluten from 蟲草
China led to the deaths of thousands of pets in North America and other instances of food and toothpaste tampering.
This is not exactly what you are thinking about when you are looking for a health supplement to improve your health. So you are probably thinking I guess I will start reading the labels. Well that will not help. U.S. laws do not require food and drug sellers to label products with ingredients country of origin. It is literally impossible to know where your food supplements are coming from.
The good news is that you can find quality supplements out there. You probably should stay away from retail stores if you do not want supplements that were produced in another country.
There are companies in the United States that adhere to good manufacturing practices on their own. These practices are for human foods recommended by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).