The Checkup: multivitamins


Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 11/06/2012

Multivitamins don't protect against cardiovascular disease, study finds

Research finds that taking a daily multivitamin offers no more protection against heart attack, stroke or death from cardiovascular disease than taking a daily placebo pill.

By Jennifer LaRue Huget  |  07:00 AM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  multivitamins, dietary supplements, cardiovascular disease

Posted at 02:08 PM ET, 10/17/2012

Multivitamins may reduce older men’s cancer risk

But a daily dose will not diminish their ultimate risk of dying from cancer.

By Jennifer LaRue Huget  |  02:08 PM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  multivitamins, dietary supplements, cancer risk