Tag Archives: Deficiency

Vitamin B12 deficiency: White spots on your forearms is a lesser-known sign of low levels

Vitamin B12 is an essential nutrient for good health. Most people can obtain it from a varied diet that includes animal products. However, people eating a plant-based diet can only get vitamin B12 from fortified foods or supplements. One lesser-known symptom to be aware of is white spots on a person’s forearm. These can occur… Read More »

FDA Approves Nulibry (fosdenopterin) to Reduce the Risk of Mortality in Patients with Molybdenum Cofactor Deficiency (MoCD) Type A

FDA Approves Nulibry (fosdenopterin) to Reduce the Risk of Mortality in Patients with Molybdenum Cofactor Deficiency (MoCD) Type A PALO ALTO, February 28, 2021 – BridgeBio Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: BBIO) (BridgeBio) and affiliate Origin Biosciences, Inc. (Origin) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Nulibry (fosdenopterin) for Injection as the first… Read More »

Low carb diet vitamin deficiency

The start of the new year often coincides with the end of the overindulgence and the start of…dieting season. Energy from glucose is used by our body to support everything from digestion and absorption to cell growth and repair, as well as physical activity. Carbohydrates consist of both simple sugars — like table sugar and… Read More »