Archives: supplements

Wellness Wed: Supplement Safety, End of Life, and Chaplains

A recent investigation into several generic dietary supplements found gross misrepresentations in labeling.On Wellness Wednesday, we’ll talk about how to scrutinize supplements. We’ll also learn why it’s getting harder to die in the U.S. To cap off the hour, we’ll cover chaplaincy and its role in medical care.

Wellness Wednesday: Bug Sprays, Vitamin Dangers, Legionnaires’

Options for avoiding bugs may seem limited: Stay inside or submit to a panoply of dangerous chemicals. This hour we’ll learn which repellents are effective, and which do more harm than good. We’ll also hear from a doctor who says vitamins and supplements are costing Americans their money and health, and get the facts on Legionnaires’ Disease.