A 47-year-old member asked:
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please tell me, could i give my son a multi-vitamin, mineral, and antioxidant supplement?

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Dr. Bruce Pope
44 years experience Dentistry
Why?: Has he been diagnosed with a deficiency? Have symptoms? Then see you doctor. Is he eating normal? A balanced diet of meat and vegetables? Then no. Supplements are not necessary.
Answered on May 28, 2016
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Dr. Sheila Liewald
13 years experience Holistic Medicine
You also didn't provide the age of your son. If he's a year old vs 20 yrs old, the answer could be different.
Feb 19, 2014

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