CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 03, 2012
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(New York: Jon LaPook) A report warning that some dietary supplements have labels incorrectly claiming to treat diseases examined; details given about the FDA’s limited power to regulate them because they are classified as food; statement from the Natural Products Assn. quoted. [Lead analyst Melissa HAFNER- says there is no way for the FDA or consumers to know whether the claims are truthful.]
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