The International Aloe Science
Council (IASC) has announced five members were elected to serve three-year
terms on the board of directors at the association's board meeting on March 14,
in Anaheim, California, immediately following Natural Products Expo West.
Aloe vera supplementation could improve HbA1c in people with type 2 diabetes and reduce fasting plasma glucose (FPG) in people with prediabetes, a study finds.
On December 4, 2015, California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) added "Aloe vera, non-decolorized whole leaf extract" and goldenseal root powder to the state's list of chemicals known to cause cancer.