Ephedra online sales
This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet
AOL should implement security measures to block minors from purchasing ephedra-containing dietary supplements online, Ephedra Education Council says in Dec. 18 letter to the Internet service provider. "We also would like parents notified through Guardian, AOL's new parental-control service, about the purchase of all ephedra dietary supplements," EEC says. Letter notes that while "scientific research confirms the safety and benefits of ephedra for adult weight loss, the potential that minors might misuse ephedra supplements is of concern to our industry"...
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