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Sx: shuffling gait, damage to both sides of body, loss of postural reflexes, mask-like face...

Parkinson's Disease

Sx: begins slowly and worsens over time, poor memory, forgetfulness, inability to recognize people/places/objects...


Sx: ipsilateral facial paralysis, forehead wrinkles, difficulty speaking, aphasia, dizziness, pupils dilate asymetrically...

Stroke (CVA)

Sx: transient aphasia, sudden onset, contralateral hemiparesis, slurred speech, temporary and reversible.

TIA (Trans ischemic Attack)

Sx: successive, excruciating pain lasting seconds to 2min., aggravated by touch and activity...

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Sx: unilateral facial motor weakness/paralysis, inability to close affected eye, forehead does not wrinkle

Bell's Palsy

Vitamin A deficiency causes...

Night blindness, maybe liver stuff

Vitamin B1 (Thiamin) deficiency causes...

Beriberi, loss of appetite, fatigue

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) deficiency causes...

Mouth sores/dry mouth

Vitamin B3 (Niacin) deficiency causes...

Pellagra, skin disorders, mental disorders; diarrhea, dementia, dermatitis (3 D's)

Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid) deficiency causes...

Adrenal problems

Vitamin B6 (Pyroxidine) deficiency causes...

Anemia, seizures, slow growth

Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid) deficiency causes...

Macrocytic anemia

Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin) deficiency causes...

Pernicious anemia

(Watch out for severe alcoholics and vegans)

Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) deficiency causes...

Scurvy, easy bruising, slow healing

Vitamin D (Calciferol) deficiency causes...

Rickets or Osteomalacia

Vitamin E (Tocopherols) deficiency causes...

Hemolytic anemia (children)

Vitamin K (Menadione) deficiency causes...

Blood clotting problems

(Careful of ppl with HTN/taking blood thinners)

Vitamin H (Biotin, B7) deficiency causes...

Skin problems, loss of hair

Iron deficiency causes...

Poor immunity, poor concentration, anemia, fatigue, itching, pica

Fluoride deficiency causes...

Easy tooth decay

Iodine deficiency causes...

Simple Goiter, Cretinism