A Naturopathic Physician, talks about Vitamin B12, how the body uses it (Cobalamin) for red cell formation, DNA synthesis, brain and neurologic function, and metabolic processes, especially energy formation. Several causes of deficiency are described, including diet choices, medications that interfere with absorption, and GI pathological conditions preventing absorption, especially loss of Intrinsic Factor. He identifies the food sources and several forms available for use as a supplement.
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There are several forms of viral hepatitis, designated by letter. Only one qualifies for Medical Marijuana in Arizona.
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