June 4, 2007

EU-U.S. Summit Signals New Threats To Natural Health Therapies

New transatlantic economic integration agreement and secret FDA-EU ‘confidentiality arrangement’ threaten the harmonizing of U.S. dietary supplement legislation to restrictive European regulations   APRIL 2007 – The […]
January 16, 2007

New York University Law Review Criticises Codex

A paper published in 2006 in the New York University Law Review, a respected academic journal, examines the increasing prominence and power of international institutions through […]
January 15, 2007

Nutrient Risk Assessment: What You’re Not Being Told

  January 2007 (Revised August 2007) – Pro-pharmaceutical and anti-health freedom forces have made significant strides in recent years towards their ultimate aim of removing all […]
October 30, 2006

CODEX: What is it and how does it affect you and your health?

October 2006 – Codex is not an easy subject to get to grips with. With over 20 committees meeting on an annual basis, and published reports […]
September 16, 2006

Codex Alimentarius Commission meeting: Geneva, Switzerland, July 2006

July 2006 – The 29th Session of the Codex Alimentarius Commission took place in Geneva, Switzerland, 3-7 July, 2006. Whilst it may have been somewhat “out […]
December 20, 2005

The Worst Is Still To Come

November 2005 – November 2005 saw the 27th meeting of the Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses (CCNFSDU) take place in Bonn, […]
September 21, 2005

Codex Alimentarius and the GM Threat

August 2005 – Consumers of dietary supplements have been growing increasingly concerned over the past few years about the activities of an organization known as the […]
August 5, 2005

Codex Guidelines for Vitamin and Mineral Food Supplements: The Bigger Picture

July 2005 – During the first week of July 2005 the Codex Alimentarius Commission met in Rome, Italy, and, as widely predicted, agreed to adopt the […]
English