By Prerana Korpe, Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs
/ Published March 16, 2016
While dietary supplements may provide health benefits, it is important to remain cognizant of potential health risks associated with the use of supplements, and to keep in mind practices for safe consumption. (Graphic courtesy of Steve Thompson, AFMS Public Affairs)
Supplement safety resource:
Keep in mind:
Consideration for common supplements:
To help “decode” the dietary supplement industry, check out the Human Performance Resource Center’s three-minute video “Decoding the Dietary Supplement Industry.”
For more information on supplement safety, visit your local medical treatment facility.