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About vitamin c deficiency

Rheumatologic problems occur, including painful hemarthrosis and subperiosteal hemorrhage. People with vitamin C deficiency usually make a full recovery. The endpoint of replacement is one month or upon resolution of clinical sequelae. Only through an interprofessional team approach can the morbidity of vitamin C deficiency be lowered. In this paper, we will focus on the… Read More »

There’s One Big Myth About Plant-Based Omega-3 Supplements

The term “plant based” is everywhere right now—and there’s no standard definition for what that phrase actually means. This confusion may contribute to something I’ve been hearing as a registered dietitian: that consuming plant-based omega-3 fatty acids is the same as consuming fish-based omega-3 fatty acids. This isn’t true. And it’s an oversimplification. There are… Read More »