Herbal supplement claims & facts

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GNC has agreed to test and authenticate its herbal supplements after an investigation by New York Attorney General Eric Schneidermann. According to the National Institutes of Health, many herbal supplements still have untested claims. Here are some popular herbal supplements and NIH findings.

Herbal Supplements

GNC has agreed to test and authenticate its herbal supplements after an investigation by New York Attorney General Eric Schneidermann. According to the National Institutes of Health, many herbal supplements still have untested claims. Here are some popular herbal supplements and NIH findings.

Black Cohash
Black Cohash
Hoodia
Hoodia
Acai
Acai
Valerian
Valerian
Ginseng
Ginseng
Cranberry
Cranberry
St. John's Wort
St. John's Wort
Echinacea
Echinacea
Ginko
Ginko
Dandelion
Dandelion