It’s Official. Vitamins Don’t Do Much for Health

This transcript has been edited for clarity. Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I’m Dr F. Perry Wilson of the Yale School of Medicine. Vitamins. If you are like the majority of American adults, you took a vitamin or supplement recently. Over-the-counter sales of these products in … Read more

Many fish oil supplements are rancid, reports find

Photo: Jeffrey Greenberg / Universal Images Group (Getty Images) People’s fish oil subsidies can be even more fishermen than they would like them to be, according to one new report from independent testing company Labdoor. The company claims to have found that a significant number of dietary supplements sold in the market are heavy in … Read more