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Date: 2014-Jun-26           Author: Barry Shatzman
This will point out several things besides some of the problems with "nutritional" supplements... such as regulations are necessary, money currently buys policy in today's environment, and the media panders.
But possibly the most significant thing is hidden in the middle... that you really can affect laws that affect you by letting the people you elect to represent you in Congress know your thoughts!
Remember, if you rant about it on Facebook, your audience is your friend list. If you write to your representative and senators, your audience is the people who actually can do something about it.