May 2002 Issue

From Starring Role To Bit Part: Has The Curtain Come Down On Vitamin E?

Vitamin E, once the star of the heart disease stage, has increasingly endured bad reviews from critics calling for a stop to E supplements. Why? More and more studies have failed to find a link between high-dose vitamin E supplementation and prevention of heart disease—or cancer. So, is it all over for E? EN takes yet another look at what has brought this vitamin to the brink and offers some perspective on supplementation.

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