Hi, I'm Kurt

After 15 years in the dietary supplement industry, I've landed here in the product development group at Swanson. It's our job to research and develop the new health products you see every month in...

Kurt's Employee Order Giveaway! [CLOSED]

Ever wanted to know what vitamins, supplements and healthy foods the employees at Swanson Health Products use? Here’s your chance to peek inside an employee order and find out (and win it all)!Most...

NEW PRODUCT: Military Pilots, Models Rely on "Russian Rejuvenator"

Last month we introduced Dr. Stephen Langer’s Russian Rejuvenator with ultra-pure Dihydroquercetin (DHQ) , an all natural health product that really has no equal in the United States at this time. We...

Sneak Peak: Swanson Introduces First Ever Macrobiotic Supplement

Back in the 1960s an unassuming man from Japan took up residence on the East coast of the United States and quietly started a revolution. His name, Michio Kushi, became synonymous with the era’s...

In Defense of Omega-3 Supplements (with Respect to the Utne Reader)

I recently became reacquainted with an old friend, the Utne Reader. For over 20 years this magazine, which bills itself as “the best of the alternative press,” has been publishing...