Vitamin deficiency – a deficiency of vitamins in the body – manifests itself in different ways depending on which vitamin is missing. More often faced with a lack of several vitamins. The risk of vitamin deficiency increases in the spring, when the body lacks vitamins C, A, E, D.
Causes of vitamin deficiency
• Unbalanced nutrition
Vitamins enter the human body with food or are synthesized in it from their predecessors – provitamins under certain conditions. A uniform diet, the absence of important components in the diet: vegetables, or protein foods, or fats – leads to a deficiency of vitamins and vitamin deficiency. Continue reading
Some swallow antibiotics at the slightest runny nose, while others categorically refuse to take them even with severe pneumonia, considering them terribly harmful. Both that and other approach are absolutely incorrect.
Antibiotics really help cope with many serious infections, but only if taken correctly.
To understand in which case the drug will work, and in which it will be completely useless and even harmful, you need to imagine how the antibiotic works in the human body.
Antibiotic – what is this medicine? Continue reading
Today the word “immunity” is heard. We all know that immunity must be enhanced, strengthened, strengthened. And when it weakens, we begin to hurt. And what is included in this concept? How, how, where is immunity formed?
Immunity – what is it?
The protection of our body from various pathogens: toxins, germs, viruses – and this is immunity – is carried out by various organs. The main ones include bone marrow (red) and thymus (thymus gland), where lymphocytes are formed – the main cells of the immune system. B-lymphocytes are formed in the bone marrow, as well as precursors of T-lymphocytes, the latter differentiate (turn) into T-lymphocytes Continue reading
One of the most persistent misconceptions is that a deficiency of vitamins threatens us only in late winter and early spring. In autumn, there are enough vitamins in the body – after all, in the summer, we “vitamins” with berries, fruits, and fresh vegetables. And this stock will be enough for us until next spring.
In fact, this is another myth. It is quite easy to earn hypovitaminosis in the autumn, and in autumn we also need vitamins as in winter, and in spring, and in summer. In fact, the body needs them constantly – at any time of the year.
Why are vitamins needed in the fall? Continue reading
Numerous dietary supplements, vitamin complexes – these products overwhelm the pharmaceutical market. Such drugs promise to restore health, restore beauty. People, sincerely believing the assurances of manufacturers, are massively buying and drinking such funds. But instead of the desired results, they often face a deterioration in well-being. And the doctor notes hypervitaminosis. What is fraught with pathology? What causes it? And what are the signs of hypervitaminosis?
If there are too many vitamins
A modern person understands that drug abuse can lead to severe overdose. But when it comes to vitamins, this axiom completely ceases to exist. Therefore, many people over the years take various Continue reading