Dietary Supplements Morganton NC

Local resource for dietary supplements in Morganton, NC. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to nutritional supplements, food supplements, herbal supplements, vitamin supplements, mineral supplements, fish oil supplements, and amino acids, as well as advice and content on health supplement recommended intake.

Alpine Chiropractic & Acupuncture Cen
(828) 433-1071
205 Carbon City Rd
Morganton, NC
 
Nc Nutrition Network
(828) 438-4390
108 S Anderson St
Morganton, NC
 
Primrose Vitamin & Herb Shop
(828) 754-2234
108 Main St NW
Lenoir, NC
 
Earth Heart
(828) 756-2224
4573 US 221 N
Marion, NC
 
Ancient Sun Inc.
(877) 429-0509
P.O. Box 7555
Asheville, NC

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Nature's Bounty
(828) 433-7325
2145 S Sterling St
Morganton, NC
 
Tosky Bernard E Dr
(828) 433-1071
205 Carbon City Rd
Morganton, NC
 
Apple City Health Foods
(828) 758-3059
920 Wilkesboro Blvd SE
Lenoir, NC
 
Health & Wellness Initiatives
(828) 260-6297
409 Russelton Road
Boone, NC
Services
Women's Health, Weight Management, Supplements, Pediatrics, Nutrition, Mind/Body Medicine, Men's Health, Internal Medicine, Functional Medicine, Family Practice, Bio-identical HRT
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association

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Muscadine Naturals Inc.
(336) 499-1595
6332B Cephis Rd
Clemmons, NC

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Dietary Supplements Defined

Written by Jeff behar, MS, MBA   

A dietary supplement  is a preparation intended to supply nutrients, (such as vitamins, minerals, fatty acids or amino acids) that are missing or not consumed in sufficient quantity in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, whilst in others they are defined as drugs.

In the United States, a dietary supplement is defined under the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 (DSHEA) as a product that is intended to supplement the diet and contains any of the following dietary ingredients:
  • a vitamin
  • a mineral
  • an herb or other botanical (excluding tobacco) and hormones, such as DHEA, pregnenolone (both steroids) and melatonin.
  • an amino acid
  • a dietary substance for use by people to supplement the diet by increasing the total dietary intake, or
  • a concentrate, metabolite, constituent, extract, or combination of any of the above
A dietary supplement in the US must be:
  • intended for ingestion in pill, capsule, tablet, powder or liquid form
  • not represented for use as a conventional food or as the sole item of a meal or diet
  • labeled as a "dietary supplement"

Pursuant to the DSHEA, the Food and Drug Administration regulates dietary supplements as foods, and not as drugs.

Unlike pharmaceutical companies, supplement manufacturers are not required to prove the safety or effectiveness of their products; the FDA can take action ...

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