Vitamin Thiamin(B1)

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muzacgrl
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Vitamin Thiamin(B1)
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2011-10-14 20:50:12
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Vitamin Thiamin B1
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Vitamin Thiamin (B1)
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  1. Other name for Thiamin?
    B1
  2. Functions of Thiamin?
    • Part of coenzyme for metabolism of energy nutrients
    • Necessary for normal function of nerves
  3. Thiamin Deficiency?
    • Effect the nerves & nervous system
    • poor appetite
    • poor morale
    • mental confusion
  4. Thiamin disease?
    • Beriberi 3 forms
    • 1. edema---wet
    • 2. muscular--dry
    • 3. infantile--cardiac failure
  5. Thiamin sources?
    • all nutritious foods
    • lean pork, organ meats, tounge, legumes (beans & peas)
    • dry yeast
  6. Characteristics of Thiamin?
    • water soluble
    • least stored of all vitamins

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