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About The Book

You want to know whether supplementation makes sense for you and your family, but it is so confusing. On the internet everyone is an expert. How do you sort through the claims and counter claims? Who should you believe? What is the truth?

  • Are supplements going to cure you, or kill you?
  • Is fish oil good for you, or is it really snake oil?
  • Are supplements a good investment, or a waste of money?
  • Do you get all the nutrients you need from food, or not?
  • Who benefits from supplementation, and who doesn’t?

This book gives you science-backed answers to these questions and much more. It guides you through the maze of claims and counter-claims, so you can choose a supplement program that is best for you.

Did You Know That Some Supplement Companies Lie To You?
Did you know that some supplement companies:

  • Manufacture products that are worthless or contaminated?
  • Have no proof their products are either safe or effective?
  • Manufacture products they know are dangerous?
  • Make claims they know are not true? They lie to you.

This book shines a light into the dark corners of the supplement industry and guides you

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About The Author

Dr. Steve Chaney received his BS degree in Chemistry from Duke University and his PhD in Biochemistry from UCLA. Dr. Chaney is:

  • A bestselling author. His book “Slaying the Food Myths” was an Amazon bestseller in three categories
  • An award-winning professor who taught human metabolism and nutrition to medical students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for 40 years.
  • An internationally recognized scientist who has published over 100 research studies and reviews in peer-reviewed scientific journals.
  • A recognized expert who wrote two chapters on nutrition for the first 6 editions of “Textbook of Biochemistry with Clinical Correlations”, one of the leading biochemistry textbooks for medical students. He currently publishes a weekly health and nutrition blog called “Health Tips From the Professor”
  • A sought-after speaker on holistic approaches to health.

His mission is cut through the claims and counter-claims and slay the nutrition myths. He searches the scientific literature to provide you with scientifically accurate answers to your questions about diet and supplementation. He is dedicated to giving you the truth about food and supplementation.

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