Did this breaking news story shock you like it shocked me? Here is a little more information to help you wade through the mis-information.
By Robert Rountree, MD & Alan Miller, ND
A recent study, “Dietary Supplements and Mortality Rate in Older Women,” published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, 2011;171(18):1625-1633, has caused some concern among the public about the safety of dietary supplements. We have thoroughly reviewed this study and share the following analysis in order to help you better understand the study’s design and its findings, and to help allay any concerns you may have.