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Vitamin B1 Deficiency Can Cause Brain Damage

B vitamins have been known to be linked to brain health. U.S. researchers found lately that vitamin B1 deficiency can cause a potentially fatal brain disorder called Wernicke encephalopathy.

 

Symptoms can include confusion, hallucinations, coma, loss of muscle coordination and vision problems such as double vision and involuntary eye movements. Untreated, the Continue reading

 

American College of Nutrition Conference in October

Eight interactive symposia, award ceremonies, and access to the latest research in nutritional science will highlight the 55th Annual Conference of the American College of Nutrition (ACN), being held October 15-18 in San Antonio, Texas.

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