Multivitamin supplements delay the progression of HIV disease new research shows

Results from observational studies suggest that micronutrient status is a determinant of the progression of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease.
"A Randomized Trial of Multivitamin Supplements and HIV Disease Progression and Mortality" (Fawzi WW et al) shows that multivitamin supplements significantly delay the progression of HIV disease and provide an effective, low-cost means of delaying the initiation of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected women. The study is published in the New England Journal of Medicine 2004 July 1. An abstract and the full text is available at: