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Nutritional supplements for diabetes sold on the internet: business or health promotion?

Loredana Covolo1, Michela Capelli2, Elisabetta Ceretti1, Donatella Feretti1, Luigi Caimi3 and Umberto Gelatti1*

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1 Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Radiological Sciences and Public Health, University of Brescia, Viale Europa 11, Brescia 25123, Italy

2 Post-graduate School of Public Health. University of Brescia, Viale Europa 11, Brescia 25123, Italy

3 Quality and Technology Assessment, Governance and Communication Strategies in Health Systems” Study and Research Centre - University of Brescia, Viale Europa 11, Brescia 25123, Italy

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BMC Public Health 2013, 13:777  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-777

Published: 26 August 2013

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Characteristics of references retrieved on the websites selling nutritional supplements[14-33,52-57].

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