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Consumer Health: What’s the relationship between low levels of vitamin B-12 and depression?

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/consumer-health-whats-the-relationship-between-low-levels-of-vitamin-b-12-and-depression/
levels of vitamin B-12 and depression? ... Vitamin B-12 and other B vitamins play a ... levels of B-12 and other B vitamins such as vitamin B-6 and folate may be linked ... to depression. Low levels of a vitamin can result from eating a poor diet ... diet or not being able to absorb the vitamins you consume. Older adults, vegetarians

Excess Vitamin a May Increase Risk of Osteoporosis

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Excess Vitamin a May Increase Risk of Osteoporosis ... Excess Vitamin a May Increase ... Clinic: I've read that too much vitamin A can weaken bones. How much is too ... correct. Studies indicate that excess vitamin A stored in the body may increase ... 2,330 international units (IU) of vitamin A are recommended a day. For men,

TUESDAY Q & A: Teen’s hair loss likely result of genetics, but treatment options available

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/tuesday-q-a-teens-hair-loss-likely-a-result-of-genetics-but-treatment-options-are-available/
TUESDAY Q & A: Teen’s hair loss likely result of genetics, but treatment ... son, 19, has been losing his hair for about a year. He has been using a hair ... what your son is hoping for now. But in ten to fifteen years, it will make a significant ... either. There is no evidence that any vitamins or dietary supplements can regrow

TUESDAY Q & A: Vitamin B-12 deficiency more common with increasing age

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TUESDAY Q & A: Vitamin B-12 deficiency more common with increasing age ... recently read that being deficient in vitamin B-12 is common. Should I take a supplement ... 78 and in good health. ANSWER: Vitamin B-12 deficiency is more common with ... taking a vitamin B-12 supplement or eating food fortified with vitamin B-12. Vitamin ... Vitamin B-12 is one of the few vitamins Mayo Clinic experts routinely recommend

TUESDAY Q & A: Take Vitamin Supplements With Caution: Some May Actually Cause Harm

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TUESDAY Q & A: Take Vitamin Supplements With Caution: Some May Actually ... true a large study found that most vitamin supplements may actually do more harm ... good health.   ANSWER: Advice on vitamin and mineral supplementation is constantly ... are exceptions — such as calcium and vitamin D for bone health — but even the exceptions ... developed countries, deficiencies in most vitamins and minerals are uncommon, unless

Living With Cancer: Vitamin C as a cancer treatment

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Living With Cancer: Vitamin C as a cancer treatment ... Vitamin C as a cancer tre ... treatment  Researchers have been studying the effect of vitamin C on cancer for decades ... Now they're looking into whether the vitamin can boost the effectiveness of chemotherapy ... high-dose vitamin C

Mayo Clinic Minute: Benefits of tending a garden

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contain capsaicin, which has been shown to have a number of health benefits ... in antioxidants, tomatoes contain potassium, vitamin C and are a source of fiber. "If ... vitamin C

Taking Charge of Your Cancer Survivorship Plan

https://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/discussion/taking-charge-of-your-cancer-survivorship-plan/
  High-dose vitamin C: Can it kill cancer cells? High-dose vitamin C has been touted ... high vitamin C