The ultimate in well-connected catalysts, B vitamins work together to trigger critical biochemical reactions throughout your entire body. In the constellation of vitamins, D has been the rising star. Many doctors now accept the D deficit as a cause of bone loss, fatigue, increased risk of heart disease and even cancer, and they routinely test and treat their patients for this deficiency. Amid the D mania, though, a quieter movement has emerged: An increasingly vocal group of nutritionists and integrative practitioners argue that B vitamins play a critical role in heart health and immunity, and also provide widely effective treatments for headache, fatigue, mood, stress and menstrual disorders.
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An excellent animation of what happens in a Doctor patient interaction when a patient tries to discontinue her heartburn drug.