Vitamin status

Vitamin status

Vitamin status refers to the state of vitamin sufficiency or deficiency of any person. For example, a test may reveal that a patient's folate status is sufficient, borderline, or severely inadequate.
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Vitamin B-12fortified toothpaste improves vitamin status in vegans: a 12-wk randomized placebo-controlled study.
Brain atrophy in cognitively impaired elderly: the importance of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids and B vitamin status in a randomized controlled trial.
This pilot study describes BMD and fat-soluble vitamin status in adult CF subjects, pre- and post-LTX.
This was most effective in those who had above average blood levels of homocysteine, a factor related to B vitamin status that may be toxic to the brain.
Fat-soluble vitamin status should be assessed every 6 months or more frequently in the presence of deficiency.
24 elucidated this difference is due to difference in muscle mass hormone and vitamin status.
An adequate intake of protein, fruits and vegetables, and maintaining vitamin status lessens the impact of aging on muscle tissue.
3] and [alpha]-tocopherol concentrations and initial vitamin status of pig plasma at weaning may not affect its plasma status at 14 d after weaning.
2011) Women's compliance with current folic acid recommendations and achievement of optimal vitamin status for preventing neural tube defects.
Among the topics are the effects of early diet on cognition and the brain, zinc deficiency and cognitive development, macronutrients and cognitive performance, hydration and mental performance, neurocognitive effects of herbal extracts, malnutrition and externalizing behavior, vitamin status and psychiatric disorders, and fatty acids and schizophrenia.
Absorption depends on many factors, including the type of carotenoid, the food it is contained within, and the digestive health, vitamin status and genetic makeup of the individual.