Taking the B vitamin offered no benefit in lowering cardiac deaths or heart attacks, researchers say
Dietary supplements are used widely by U.S. adults, and for multiple reasons. Evidence has not proven their true effectiveness, but there are recommendations. For instance, women who might become pregnant should get at least 400 micrograms of folic acid per day.
WASHINGTON, March 4, 2013 — Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack kicked off an exciting National Nutrition Month by marking the start of National School Breakfast Week (March 4-8), a time that highlights the importance of promoting healthy choices for our nation's children throughout the school day.
Keys are better food choices, more physical activity and no secondhand smoke, doctor says
Learn to read food labels closely, he advises