vitamins

wellness

I Shot Minerals Into My Arm to See if I’d Feel Less Exhausted

I didn't investigate the science behind them before showing up so I could keep an open mind and benefit from any placebo effect.
Grant Stoddard
6 hours ago
Eat This

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Give Up Meat

The more subtle effects of going vegetarian.
Grant Stoddard
11.1.18
You're Smarter Than That

The Man Who Sold America on Vitamin D—and Profited in the Process

The doctor most responsible for turning the sunshine supplement into a billion-dollar juggernaut has received hundreds of thousands of dollars from the vitamin D industry, according to government records and interviews.
Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News
8.20.18
Asking for a friend

What Happens if I Spend All My Time in Artificial Light?

Nearly half of adults are so short on rays that they're deficient in vitamin D.
Kristen Dold
3.23.18
Eat This

Is Eating Breakfast Good for Losing Weight?

An age-old question, answered.
Joanne Spataro
1.23.18
You're Smarter Than That

Stop Kidding Yourself by Taking Gummy Vitamins

They pale in comparison to regular tablets.
David Schardt
12.1.17
good scams

Vitamin Thief Keeps Replacing Pills With Dry Pasta

A superfood formula of straight carbs.
Susan Rinkunas
6.9.17
The Fine Print

The Stuff Legally Allowed in Your Bottle of Supplements is Alarming as Hell

"People don't want prescription medicine, but they'll take an unregulated substance that is misrepresented with bad labeling."
Alexander Daoud
6.6.17
Asking for a friend

How Bad is it to Binge on Gummy Vitamins?

There's calcium in there, so maybe ten or twelve extra can't hurt.
Katherine Richter
5.12.17