Quantcast

Latest Avitaminosis Stories

2012-10-21 04:00:49

US Vitamin Injections publishes new article discussing vitamin b12 deficiency and possible symptoms. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 Vitamin b12 is an essential water soluble vitamin that the body can produce on its own, therefore it has to either be consumed or taken as a supplement. Oregon State University estimated that up to 15% of people over the age of 60 are deficient in vitamin b12 and people who are on vegetarian diets are also at risk due to meats being the primary source of...

2010-05-04 11:44:39

Pregnant Arab women have an "extraordinarily high prevalence" of vitamin D deficiency "“ a potential health issue for them and their babies, according to a new Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center study. The vitamin deficiency is largely due to how Arab women dress outdoors "“ preventing exposure of the skin to sunlight and subsequent vitamin D intake, according to Adekunle Dawodu, M.D., a physician in the Center for Global Child Health at Cincinnati Children's and lead...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
Related