Health Conditions and Diseases Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders Vitamins and Minerals Deficiency, Dependency and Toxicity
Biotin and Pantothenic Acid
A brief look each at the deficiency and the dependency of this vitamin.
Merck Manual Professional: Vitamin A
Provide information on this vitamin, its deficiency and toxicity, including symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Merck Manual: Thiamin
Provides information on thiamin deficiency, the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Merck Manual: Vitamin C Deficiency
A discussion about this vitamin and why we need it. Symptoms, laboratory finding, diagnoses, prophylaxis and treatment are covered.
Merck Manual: Vitamin K Deficiency
Provides information on the different forms and how they effect coagulation. Includes deficiency signs, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
NHS Choices: B12 Deficiency
Provides details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Niacin (Nicotinic Acid)
Provides information on why niacin is important, as well as the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of deficiency and excess levels.
A look at primary and secondary deficiency, symptoms, signs, diagnosis and treatment by the Merck Manual.
The Merck Manual looks at the symptoms, signs, laboratory findings, diagnosis and treatment.
Vitamin and Mineral Deficiencies
Provides basic guidelines for when supplements are necessary. Explains when a healthy diet may not be enough, and possible health problems due to dietary deficiencies or overuse of supplements.
Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
Explains the importance of this vitamin, conditions and problems caused by deficiency, and why some people take high doses of ascorbic acid.
Vitamin D Deficiency and Dependency
The signs, symptoms, laboratory findings, diagnosis and treatment.
Vitamin E (Tocopherol)
Learn the function of this antioxidant, sources in food, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of deficiency and excess levels in the system.
Vitamin E Deficiency
Information about this vitamin and the organs which can be affected by deficiency, the signs and symptoms, laboratory findings, diagnosis and treatment.
WebMD: Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia
A discussion about this vitamin, its deficiency, symptoms, causes and a list of food sources.
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