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Popping a multivitamin daily can keep disease at bay

BMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7353.1544/a (Published 29 June 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:1544
  1. Deborah Josefson
  1. Nebraska

    Nearly all adult Americans have dietary deficiencies in one or more vitamins and should be taking multivitamin supplements, a new paper has asserted (JAMA 2002;287:3116-29).

    Drs Robert Fletcher and Kathleen Fairfield of the Harvard Medical School's departments of public health, ambulatory medicine, and epidemiology, reached these conclusions after reviewing the literature on …

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