Multivitamins: Should you buy this insurance?
Studies have raised doubts about vitamins, but the multivitamin pill is still a good idea.
The daily multivitamin pill is no substitute for a good diet. But none of us is perfect when it comes to healthful eating. We may know all about the virtues of leafy green vegetables and whole grains, but convenience and cravings lead us astray. The multivitamin is partial protection from our lapses.