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Deficiency Diseases

What are deficiency diseases? Deficiency disease are those associated with the lack of certain nutrient in the diet
What does the deficiency diseases include? They include Rickets and scurvy
How does rickets happen? They happen due to low levels of vitamin D
What can u do to avoid deficiency diseases? You can eat more of nutrients that you need more of
How does scurvy happed? They happen due to low levels of vitamin C
What happenes when u dont get enough of vitamin A? You loose your vision (blindness)
How can you get more of vitamin D? You can spend more time in the sunshine to get more of vitamin D
How can you get more of vitamin C? You can eat more of citrus foods and drink orange juice
What are the symptoms of scurvy? The symptoms of scruvy are feel very tired and weak all the time.Aswell you can have swollen and bleeding gums
What are the symptoms of Rickets? The symptom of rickets is delayed growth and muscle weakness.
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