Multivitamins: What Does the Science Say?
This continuing education course examines the nutrient intake status and multivitamin supplement use statistics in the United States, multivitamin safety and efficacy issues, current research on use related to chronic disease prevention and mortality risk, and considerations for applications in dietetics practice.
After completing this continuing professional education course, nutrition professionals should be better able to:
- Examine population nutrient status and multivitamin use statistics in the United States.
- State three potential applications for multivitamin use in chronic disease prevention.
- Name two consumer safety considerations associated with multivitamin use.
- Propose evidence-based recommendations to individuals who inquire about using multivitamins.
Lauren Panoff, MPH, RD, is a Colorado freelance writer and plant-based lifestyle strategist for families.
The author has no relevant disclosures to report regarding this program. She has certified that no conflict of interest exists for this program. View our disclosure policy.
- 2.00 CDR