An article in yesterday’s New York Times discusses the release of a state task force report recommending that NY take a role in overseeing the dietary supplement industry.

Citing a lack of federal oversight of the dietary supplement industry, a state task force is recommending that New York provide its own supervision in order to give consumers basic information and protect them from dangerous products.

The full text of the report by the New York State Task Force on Life and the Law is here.

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