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In mid-May, CVS Pharmacy announced that it would only sell vitamins and supplements tested by third parties to ensure their safety and label accuracy. The move is aimed at cleaning up the safety of food supplements.
On February 25, the Food and Drug Administration released a statement from commissioner Scott Gottlieb, and FDA Deputy Commissioner Frank Yiannas spoke about the agency's new strategy to advance its food safety mission and modernize oversight of imported food.
Due to improved living standards and higher life expectancy, China now has a rapidly aging and increasingly health-conscious population. Functional foods have become popular across all age groups.