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Yoga for surfing

Life doesn’t necessarily cycle in years. Or days. Maybe clusters of days. By the stars? Or maybe our internal biology. And, of course, every breath is a new beginning. I want to have something to say as 2023 comes to a close on the calendar, but I don’t feel a sense of finality. I feel […]

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Dietary supplements are so mainstream—what’s next?

Just 52% percent of U.S. adults took dietary supplements in 1999 when I first started working for the dietary supplement industry—interestingly, a small majority but nowhere near today’s rates. In 2021, 80% of Americans reported using dietary supplements, according to the CRN Consumer Survey—an all-time high.  Let’s take a look at how we got here. The […]

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You can’t lead from a position of fear—and the supplement industry shouldn’t have to

Reflections on the 15th anniversary of dietary supplement GMPs At a recent meeting of CRN’s board of directors, I had the pleasure of connecting with some of our new industry leaders in person. I’m often asked how long I’ve been with the association, and I’m proud to share I started my communications career with CRN back […]