Reporter 442, 8 November 1999

Special supplements swallowed

The hidden world of dietary supplements was explored at a recent conference organised by the Public Health and Nutrition unit of Trinity and All Saints College. Over 100 delegates from pharmaceutical and related organisations attended to learn more about the 340m industry. The conference was designed to educate pharmacists on advising patients and the general public about nutritional supplements and diet, and their relation to diseases including osteoporosis, cancer and cardiovascular disease.

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