We've stressed many times that your diet is critical for your health and fitness. You can supplement a healthy diet, however, with nutritional supplements. The key is having a plan with the concept of a "supplement" in mind.
This website includes an active online community, a library with tens of thousands of timely articles on research and treatments, and more - in addition to our online store featuring 300+ carefully tested products.
VitalMax Vitamins was first established in 1995 as a direct mail company and now has a robust web presence. Vitalmax is rooted in the production of high-quality, comprehensive formulas, not typically found on retail shelves. They’ve partnered with medical doctors and scientists, so Vitalmax Vitamins has been able to develop formulas that are on the cutting-edge of nutrition. Every product is manufactured in GMP and FDA approved labs.
This company is an online supplier of top-grade natural health supplements. They assert they are not mass merchants of cheap, low-grade health supplements. The site features over 15,000 pharmaceutical grade health products from over 90 brands like Thorne, Metagenics, Biotics, and more, and customers can shop by brand or category for the purest and highest-grade natural supplements available—all at great prices. At PureFormulas.com, products are always stored under climate-controlled conditions and properly rotated for guaranteed freshness.
This company specializes in health supplements for all people, carrying over 20,000 products including vitamins, herbs, diet pills, low carb foods, beauty and personal care products.
Sites For Nutritional Supplements
A leader in discount nutritional products with more than 1,500 supplements to choose from. You can shop by product or manufacturer. The service is excellent and orders are usually shipped the same day.
This site is for everyone interested diet and nutrition and getting quality supplements at affordable prices. With over 6500 products including supplements, clothing, tanning supplies and accessories we’re sure you can find what you need. This site also contains updated content on fitness and diet for the competitor and the person just trying to get into shape.
A company that takes pride in excellent customer service. This site has a huge selection of supplements at competitive prices. Located centrally in the U.S. they can ship nearly anywhere for ground prices in 3 days or less. They only charge $5.95 for shipping and it’s free if your order is over $75.00.
This site provides not only an online store containing more than 2,000 supplements, but also has an excellent database for product reviews, questions and comments provided by real consumers. NutritionalSupplements.com has fast shipping with a 30-day return policy.
This site, which is also featured in our Diet and Nutrition section because of its outstanding content, is also a top online store. Their prices are very competitive, and they have one of the biggest inventories of nutritional supplements and products we've seen.
This site has sections devoted to Vitamins and Supplements, Sports Nutrition, Natural Remedies and Weight Management. The content on this site is excellent.
Another well-organized, easy-to-use site. VitaminShoppe has more than 400 products that can be searched by brand, category, or A to Z index. They also have a section totally devoted to men.
Fitness Editor Mike Furci has addressed the topics of diet and suuplements many times over the years. Here are some highlights.
Daily Consumption for Optimum Health
Mike discusses substances whose health benefits are so great he recommends consuming them daily. These invaluable nutrients include; omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin D3, CoQ10 and coconut oil.
More muscle and more sex, Part 1
If you’ve always been skeptical of the supplement industry, you’re not alone. But Mike says that the right testosterone supplement will not only help you build muscle, but also boost your sex drive. In the first part of this two-part series, Mike looks at supplements that work and those that don’t.
Q & A with Mike Furci
In the second email in this Q&A Mike gives a reader a crash course in Creatine 101.
Recharge your personal fitness training for spring
Now that the weather is warming up, it's time to ramp up your workout routine. The right supplements can help you achieve your goals.