Can Vitamin C Cause Kidney Stones?

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If urine becomes excessively acidic, normally liquid waste products from the liver may solidify in the kidneys to form "stones" or "calculi". Such phenomena are relatively rare and usually occur in people with an inherited abnormality in body … [Read more...]

Folic Acid Deficiency

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Folic acid, or folate, has several functions including its action with vitamin B 12 in rapidly dividing cells. Deficiency leads to a characteristic (megaloblastic) form of anaemia which must be distinguished from that caused by a deficiency of … [Read more...]

Phosphorus Deficiency

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Phosphorus is the second most abundant mineral in the body, and in the form of various phosphates, has a wide variety of essential functions.¬†Calcium phosphates provide the strength of the bones and teeth, and inorganic phosphates are a major … [Read more...]