SOURCE: MedPage Today
DATE: October 10, 2011
EXCERPT: "In postmenopausal women, the use of several common vitamin and mineral supplements was associated with an increased risk of death, researchers found." more
RELATED PUBMED LINKS:
Mursu J, Robien K, Harnack LJ, Park K, Jacobs DR Jr. Dietary Supplements and Mortality Rate in Older Women: The Iowa Women's Health Study. Arch Intern Med. 2011 Oct 10;171(18):1625-33.
Bjelakovic G, Gluud C. Vitamin and Mineral Supplement Use in Relation to All-Cause Mortality in the Iowa Women's Health Study: Comment on "Dietary Supplements and Mortality Rate in Older Women". Arch Intern Med. 2011 Oct 10;171(18):1633-4. No abstract available.
MedlinePlus Dietary Supplements May Harm Older Women: Study
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