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Lack of sufficient dietary elements such as proteins, vitamins and nutrient minerals causes various deficiency diseases, according to Healthline. Examples of deficiency diseases along with the respective nutrients whose ... More »

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According to Encyclopedia Britannica, there are no known diseases caused by carbohydrate deficiency. The human body has no dietary requirement for carbohydrates. If fewer than 50 to 100 grams of carbohydrates are consume... More »

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Diseases and disorders caused by riboflavin, or vitamin B2, deficiency include glossitis, conjunctivitis, dermatitis and anemia, according to The Merck Manual for Health Care Professionals. Symptoms of this malady are so... More »

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The health benefits of shiitake mushrooms lies in the fact that they contain high levels of vitamins and minerals, proteins, fiber and some anti-tumor substances, according to SFGate. These benefits are more potent when ... More »

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The six nutrient groups that are needed for daily performance and healthy living are carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins, minerals and water. Ensuring a body has each of these every day guarantees optimum health. More »

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Cow's milk is comprised of water, fats, carbohydrates, proteins, vitamins, minerals and enzymes. The majority of milk, 87 percent, is water. The carbohydrates of milk are present in the form of lactose, comprising 4.9 pe... More »

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The six essential nutrients are carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, minerals and water. These nutrients are necessary for the normal growth and development of a healthy body. The body cannot synthesize these nutrien... More »

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