Opinion: 3 Big Reasons Why SwansonVitamins.com Opposes the Marketplace Fairness Act

Dear Friends and Valued Customers, I’d like to take the opportunity to talk to you about the Marketplace Fairness Act, which the United States Senate recently passed with far too large a margin for...

Magnesium Stearate Safety in Dietary Supplements

  Lee Swanson, President Friends, it seems every few months the topic of magnesium stearate pops up and the cycle of controversy begins anew.  So today I’d like to take a moment to address the issue...

Over Half of Americans Report Supplement Use—We’ve Come a Long Way

In news that should come as no surprise to Swanson customers, a new government report reveals that more than 50 percent of Americans take at least one dietary supplement. The data, from the National...

Faster West Coast Delivery! New Nevada Facility Now Shipping

 Last year our East Coast customers began enjoying faster delivery thanks to the opening of our first regional distribution center in Pennsylvania. This month I’m pleased to announce the launch of...

Japan Update - Swanson Kyoto Supplements Unaffected

The events in Japan have impacted the entire world, and our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected by this remarkable natural disaster. We have many friends, colleagues and customers...

Remembering Jack LaLanne—My Meeting with ‘The Godfather of Fitness’

Have you ever met your childhood hero, the person you aspired to be—the movie star, the athlete, the astronaut? When I met Jack LaLanne in the spring of 2010 I have to say it was truly the thrill of a...

The Truth About Krill

"Blogging with Lee" 5/22/10:  One of the advantages of the Internet is that it give us the ability to share information instantaneously. What I write in our printed catalog takes nearly three months...

Swanson Is More Than Cheap Vitamins

As President of Swanson Health Products, I have the honor of carrying on my father’s legacy, building on his goal to bring affordable natural health products to everyone in America. Over 40 years...