Category Archives: Dietary Supplements

Scientific evidence of popular supplements visualized

I am not a proponent of many supplements; the fact is that human trials with adequate subject numbers is lacking in most cases.  Too often supplements are justified with in vitro, animal, and observational evidence which then fail when they enter interventional trials.  It is difficult to explain this to lay people effectively, who prefer generalized, simple advice. So I am excited to see that the latest data visualization from InformationIsBeautiful is on the scientific evidence on a number of Read more [...]