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Vitamin Deficiency And Human Teeth
It depends on how deep the stains are,
if that happened during the developing of the teeth or it happened later in life.
Bleaching can take off superficial stains.
But in deep internal stains, you might consider other alternatives like veneers. ...Read more
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
No...lot of reasons.: Yellow teeth commonly can result from staining. Tea, coffee, wine, cola, eating acidic foods, smoking cigarettes. Tobacco products. Teeth that have sustained trauma may look yellow, and certain nutritional deficiencies like iron, Folic Acid and vitamin B12 may cause the color change. Should get it check by dentist. Sometimes sudden color change can be trauma. Nerve damage will look darker. ...Read more
Define sudden... Staining or darkening of teeth are either internal or external causes. Internal is due to genetics, external
due to food and drinks with artificial or natural colorings. Tobacco, marijuana...Also worn teeth look darker as the yellow dentin gets exposed. Receding gums also make teeth look more yellow as more root surface is exposed. ...Read more
How detrimental a mother's nutrition is for baby to not develop te? I'm scared that my vitamin deficiency caused my baby to not have teeth yet.
Consult your doctor: In most cases, formula provides almost everything a baby needs for the first four to six months. The only exception is vitamin D. Babies who drink less than 32 ounces of formula a day need a daily 400 IU vitamin D supplement. You should always consult your doctor before dosing on Vitamin D. ...Read more
6 year old boy has thin splitting finger nails and toe nails, and teeth are decaying. Is there a vitamin deficiency?
Syndrome: There a number of syndromes with these signs. See a dermatologist and your dentist. Have them consult with each other. ...Read more
Possibly: It's possible. There are many chemicals and flavorings in toothpastes that can irritate tissue and trigger an ulceration. Vitamin deficiency may play a role as well. Stress and genetics are also major factors. Try a diff. Toothpaste with less flavorings, whitening and tartar control agents. Also remove and mouth rinses that may have alcohol in them. Work with your dentist to find the cause. ...Read more
See below: Possibly, but a number of conditions can be associated with with this such as sjogrens, hypothyoidism, and other conditions. See your doctor to be further evaluated. ...Read more
Can taking huge amts of abx for h pylori cause a vitamin deficiency? I have a sore area on tongue and upper mouth mucus membrane. It's painful.
Is there a vitamin deficiency that would cause twitching throughout the body? Including ear drums, anus, eye lids, mouth, neck. Lead poisoning?
Vitamin d: You mightvesntcto get your doctor to check vitamin d and ca level to make sure. Lead poisoning doesn't do that ...Read more
Why do you ask?: Nowadays, vitamin deficiency is only a rare cause of hair loss. If you make this assumption based on a charlatan's website, you'll end up buying something that won't work, and if you complain, you'll be told it was your fault. Biotin deficiency sufficient to cause hair loss is hard to get. Get with a competent physician if hair loss is a concern. ...Read more
Blood test: The only way to know definitively if you have a deficiency is to check your blood. Vitamin d, b12and folate are routine tests available in most labs and covered by insurance. The other vitamins usually require a special labs, are more expensive, and may not be covered under insurance. ...Read more
Probably not: If you have had lab tests that say you are deficient you need to take the vitamins that are low. Your doc will advise. Also, over the counter multivitamins are typically very weak. Look on the label to make sure that many of the ingredients are well beyond 100% of the recommended daily allowance and you will have a better brand. Peace and good health. ...Read more
A few can: Several vitamin deficiencies can cause muscle aches but the most common reasons I see are vitamin D3 deficiency and magnesium deficiency (especially in the setting of ibuprofen). BCPs can also contribute to B12 deficiency. All these can be measured (magnesium is done via RBC mag level). A good nutritionist can help you with doses. ...Read more
Probably just you're working out a lot... But...
http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/402936-what-is-a-vitamin-deficiency-that-causes-muscle-aches-tiredness/
given this, I would either rest a bit or try a vitamin supplement for a couple weeks, b/c it is easy. If the symptoms persist then I suggest you get checked out for some of the rarer issues. ...Read more
Digestion: Also could be poor digestion.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends: It should clear up fairly soon after the deficiency is adequately corrected. ...Read more
Sun exposure needed: Some people have naturally pale skin complexion and so it is normal for those folks. In temperate zone, skin tone is somewhat darker in summer months and gets lighter with fall/winter. If your skin has always been so, then it it normal. Getting vitd supplement orally won't help your skin color, only sun exposure will. But should balance the risk of sunburn/cancer etc... Good luck. ...Read more
Will a vitamin deficiency cause the effect of dizziness when getting out of bed and some lightheaded feeling?
If you have a vitamin deficiency, how long will it take for the dietary supplement to make you feel a difference?
Depends: Some b vitamins can help almost immediately, while a magnesium deficiency may take months to correct. ...Read more