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Experts: Don't Waste Your Money on Multivitamins.

Three studies find the supplements don't help extend life or ward off heart disease and memory loss.

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More than half of all adults in the United States take some sort of multivitamin; many do so in hopes of preventing heart disease and cancer or even to aid with memory. But an editorial published in this week's Annals of Internal Medicine says... more »More than half of all adults in the United States take some sort of multivitamin; many do so in hopes of preventing heart disease and cancer or even to aid with memory. But an editorial published in this week's Annals of Internal Medicine says that using supplements and multivitamins to prevent chronic conditions is a waste of money. Some groups, however, do need supplements: people with deficiencies, malabsorption issues, and to prevent neural tube defects in pregnancy. 03-19-2015 7:19pm

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