In recent times the volume of suppliers manufacturing nutritional supplements and protein powders has increased measurably. TV, radio and display ads online promoting them are everywhere all the time. These days big box retailers and giant grocery store chains have entire aisles with shelves stocked from top to bottom with the products from these manufactures. The products proclaim users will experience amazing gains and fantastic weight loss results. The fact of the matter is many of them are not good at all for the health of consumers, raising the issue of how in the world the companies get away with making and selling the products. People really need to do their homework and make sure the products and the companies that make them have a good reputation and the products to have positive benefits.