Could It Be B12?: An Epidemic of Misdiagnoses (Paperback) by Sally M. Pacholok, Jeffrey J. Stuart
Annual Review of Nutrition Vol. 19: 357-377 (Volume publication date July 1999)
(doi:10.1146/annurev.nutr.19.1.357) VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY IN THE ELDERLY , H.W. Baik and R.M. Russell USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University
J Nutr Health Aging. 2001;5(2):124-7.High prevalence and impact of subnormal serum vitamin B12 levels in Israeli elders admitted to a geriatric hospital.
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Cobalamin studies on 2 total vegetarian (vegan) families. Milton G Crane, UD Register, and Richard Lukens. Weimar Institute, Weimar, CA, and the Department of Medicine and School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, CA. Funded by Donald and Barbara Cox and the Callicott-Register fund.
Ann Nutr Metab. 2002;46(2):73-9.Effect of vegetarian diet on homocysteine levels.Bissoli L, Di Francesco V, Ballarin A, Mandragona R, Trespidi R, Brocco G, Caruso B, Bosello O, Zamboni M.
Ann Pharmacother. 1999 May;33(5):641-3.Omeprazole and vitamin B12 deficiency. Bradford GS, Taylor CT. Birmingham Baptist Medical Center
Merrill Goozner The $800 Million Pill The Truth behind the Cost of New Drugs Chapter 8, Me Too, Story of the Drug Industry in America 1930 to 2000, Prolosic, Nexium. H Pulori, etc. Patents for living things 1980- oil eating bacteria Merrill Goozner is former Chief Economics Correspondent at the Chicago Tribune.
Int J Biochem. 1986;18(2):199-202.Nitrous oxide induced vitamin B12 deficiency: measurement of methylation reactions in the fruit bat (Rousettus aegyptiacus).
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Letters to the Editor Use of Metformin Is a Cause of Vitamin B12 Deficiency DAVID R. BUVAT, M.D. January 15, 2004 AAFP
Vitamin B12 Deficiency Robert C. OH DAVID L. BROWN, AAFP MARCH 1, 2003 VOLUME 67, NUMBER 5
Transcobalamin II 775GC polymorphism and indices of vitamin B12 status in healthy older adults Blood 2002 100: 718-720 Joshua W. Miller, Marisa I. Ramos, Marjorie G. Garrod, Margaret A. Flynn, and Ralph Green
Measurement of Total Vitamin B12 and Holotranscobalamin, Singly and in Combination, in Screening for Metabolic Vitamin B12 Deficiency . Joshua W. Miller, Marjorie G. Garrod, Alan L. Rockwood, Mark M. Kushnir, Lindsay H. Allen3, Mary N. Haan4 and Ralph Green Clinical Chemistry. 2006;52:278-285.
Vitamin B12 Deficiency with Emphasis on Methylmalonic Acid as a Diagnostic Aid
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The Norman Clinical Laboratory,an excellent web site devoted to B12 and Methyl Malonic Acid testing with many references. Dr. Norman is the medical pioneer credited with doing all the original methyl malonate work.
Urinary Methylmalonic Acid Test May Have Greater Value than the Total Homocysteine Assay for Screening Elderly Individuals for Cobalamin Deficiency. Clinical Chemistry. 2004;50:1482-1483. Letter to the Editor, Eric J. Norman Norman Clinical Laboratory, Inc., 1044 Sunwood Ct., Cincinnati, OH 45231
B12 information page at the Linus Pauling Institute, with excellent list of references with links.
Vitamin B12: Vital Nutrient for Good Health By Sally Fallon and Mary G. Enig, PhD
At Weston Price Foundation
Sally Pacholok, R.N. Health Forum Message Board where you can read her messages and post your own message.
Approaches to vitamin B12 deficiency, Early treatment may prevent devastating complications. T. S. Dharmarajan, MD; Edward P. Norkus, PhD. VOL 110 NO 1 JULY 2001 POSTGRADUATE MEDICINE
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