Supplements for Nutrient Shortfalls
Recent analysis of nutrient intakes of the U.S. population shows that a large percentage of people fall short of the average requirements of many nutrients.
Almost everyone falls short of the average requirements for vitamin D and vitamin E, and more than one-third fall short of the average requirements for calcium, magnesium and vitamin A. Learn more about nutrient shortfalls in CRN's fact sheet.
Additional research confirms significant essential nutrient gaps in low-income Americans and the role that a multivitamin/mineral can play to fill nutrient gaps. Learn why a multivitamin should be included in SNAP benefits.