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Multivitamins may cause a small reduction in the incidence of cancer in men.[1] Multivitamins may not reduce cardiovascular disease in men.[2]


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  2. Sesso HD, Christen WG, Bubes V, Smith JP, MacFadyen J, Schvartz M et al. (2012). "Multivitamins in the prevention of cardiovascular disease in men: the Physicians' Health Study II randomized controlled trial.". JAMA 308 (17): 1751-60. DOI:10.1001/jama.2012.14805. PMID 23117775. Research Blogging.