TitleVitamin and Mineral Intake Is Inadequate for Most Americans: What Should We Advise Patients About Supplements?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsBlumberg JB, Frei B, Fulgoni VL, Weaver CM, Zeisel SH
JournalJ Fam Pract
Issue9 Suppl
Date Published2016 Sep

This supplement examines the role of vitamin and mineral supplements in increasing nutrient intake and reducing nutrient deficiencies and inadequacies. Although research is needed to study the effects of dietary supplements on chronic disease outcomes, US health care providers need to know how to advise their patients about adding vitamins and minerals to their diets.

Alternate JournalJ Fam Pract
PubMed ID27672694