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NIH Unveils Dietary Supplements Webpage for Health Professionals

Thursday, March 23, 2017

March 23, 2017 04:30 pm News Staff – NIH's Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) has created a webpage( designed specifically for health care professionals and other stakeholders. Among those the page aims to reach are physicians, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, dietitians and nutrition educators, as well as public health officers and those who educate and train these individuals.

Joyce Merkel, M.S., R.D., scientific and health communications consultant for the NIH Office of Dietary Supplements, said via email: "The goal of this new webpage is to provide in one place up-to-date and evidence-based information to help health professionals discuss dietary supplements with their patients, clients, colleagues and students."

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Source: American Academy of Family Physicians