The People's Perspective on Medicine
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Vitamin B12 Lack Led to Balance and Memory Problems

A serious vitamin B12 lack due to PPI medication, vegan diet, or stomach inflammation can cause trouble with balance, cognition and fatigue.

Freshly harvested Goldenseal commonly known as Yellow Root.
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Popular Herbal Remedy Goldenseal Can Make the Tongue Sore

Taking the herbal remedy goldenseal resulted in a chronically irritated tongue.

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What Can Be Done About Burning Mouth Syndrome?

Burning mouth syndrome is a chronic condition that can be hard to treat; a reader got relief by avoiding fluoride, but alpha-lipoic acid has more support.

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Burning Mouth Syndrome Can Make Life Miserable

Treating the pain of burning mouth syndrome may require ruling out drug reactions and nutritional deficiencies.

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Burning Tongue

Burning Tongue May Signal Vitamin Deficiency

Vitamin supplements may be needed to reverse burning tongue resulting from a restricted diet.

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