FRONTLINE

Supplements and Safety

Season 34 Episode 3 | 54m 11s

An investigation into the hidden dangers of vitamins and supplements, a multibillion-dollar industry with limited FDA oversight. FRONTLINE, The New York Times and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation examine the marketing and regulation of supplements, and cases of contamination and serious health problems.

Aired: 01/19/16

Rating: NR

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