Multivitamins 'no protection from CVD'

Multivitamins do nothing to prevent heart disease in healthy people, a decade-long trial of nearly 15,000 doctors has found.

The Physician’s Health Study II found no difference in rates of MI, stroke or total mortality between doctors who took a daily Centrum Silver multivitamin and those who took placebo.

“These data do not support multivitamin use to prevent CVD, demonstrating the importance of long-term clinical trials of commonly used