Tuesday, November 18, 2008
No proof of vitamin supplements benefits
The findings of a recent, long-term, large-scale study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, show that regular supplements of vitamins C, D and E do not reduce the occurrence of heart attacks, stroke, or breast cancer. Once again, Michael Pollan was right (think myths of nutritionism).
Read a summary of the findings in this LA Times article recently printed in The Sun.