A 44-year-old member asked:
who is at risk of vitamin b12 deficiency?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Bryan Levey answered
26 years experience Pediatrics
Many: The classic B12 deficient people are severe alcoholics and vegan type vegetarians. Obviously, the reason for the deficiency is different in the two groups. Vegans simply don't eat enough B12 containing foods. Alcoholics are a bit more complicated than that.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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