Other Medical Issues Often Accompanied By Vitamin B-12 Deficiency

Many diseases and medical conditions can either cause or have roots in vitamin B-12 deficiency.  Many of these issues relate to an inability to properly absorb vitamin B12 in the gut (which is a surprisingly complex three stage process).  Here’s a quick list: Continue reading

Vitamin B-12 Deficiency Symptoms

Not all of these symptoms need to be present for a diagnosis of vitamin B-12 deficiency – in fact, many people only have two or three.  If you suspect you have vitamin B-12 deficiency, ask your doctor for a blood and urine test – blood levels may not be accurate in all cases. Continue reading

Fatigued? Low Energy? Vitamin B-12 Can Help!

Everyone experiences low energy days or muscle fatigue from time to time… but some people find themselves feeling tired and fatigued regularly without working hard physically or being under stress.  This tiredness is a primary symptom of vitamin B-12 deficiency, which is far more common than previously thought even amongst young adults.  Modern diets, stress levels and digestive issues have all combined to make B-12 deficiency (and thus fatigue) a real concern for the average person. Continue reading