15 Aug 2015


From This Way Up, 1:20 pm on 15 August 2015

Vitamania. Photo: Supplied.

Catherine Price looks at the multi-billion dollar global vitamins and dietary supplements industry in her book Vitamania: Our Obsessive Quest For Nutritional Perfection (Scribe).

With New Zealand laws governing vitamins and dietary supplements soon to be tightened up, she covers the history of vitamins and what the latest science says about whether we really need to take them.