Vitamin is defined as a natural substance that is usually found in foods and that helps your body to be healthy. Vitamins allow your body to grow and develop. They also play important roles in bodily functions such as metabolism, immunity and digestion. There are 13 essential vitamins, including vitamins A, C, D, E, and K and B vitamins.
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I LOVE VITAMIN A! So many issues can be related to vitamin A deficiency. The 2 most abundant sources of retinol are liver and cod liver oil- 2 things which I had never even heard of until a few years ago (seriously, I didn't know people could eat liver!). I am sure... #butter #eyehealth #healthy
Mango is an excellent source of Vitamin A, flavonoids, dietary fiber & vitamin B6 which maintains & improves brain function. May help protect against colon, breast, leukemia & prostate cancers. The peel is rich in phytonutrients like carotenoids & polyphenols. The fruit is rich in potassium, magnesium & great for high blood pressure. Selenium, calcium, iron regularly can help eliminate anemia. #dherbs
Endive aka Escarole is great in treating ACNE with its high amount of Vitamin A & K. ANTI-INFLAMMATORY by nature, Endive helps with RESPIRATORY DISORDERS such as ASTHMA. It’s high fiber content helps with DIABETES. #Dherbs
Green beans are good sources of Vitamin A, C & K. The dietary fibers present in the beans are helpful in controlling blood sugar levels beneficial for diabetes & hypoglycemia suffers They are also capable of lowering high blood pressure. Anti-inflammatory properties of green beans are useful for asthma & arthritic patients. Vitamin C, in conjunction with carotenoids, help to support the immune system & prevent cellular damage caused by free radicals. #dherbs #healthtips #animals #vitaminB…