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When diagnosed with 3c 4c 5c 6c bulging discs with severe head pain and pain in your neck radiating into shoulders left arm and tingling in your fingers what all can be done is there a pinched nerve?

If the disks are herniated (bulging is another term) the specific nerves causing your problems ARE being pinched/compressed by the disks - that's what happens when you herni (MORE)

Where do animals get their nutrition from?

Animals get their nutrition much the same way as humans do. They find nutrition in what they eat, whether it be in plants and/or other animals. (Herbivores find nutrition sole (MORE)
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What is a nutrient?

A nutrient is a substance in food that the body needs in order to work properly. Nutrients refer to the substances that are metabolized by the  animals to build energy and pr (MORE)

What is the difference between nutrient and nutrition?

Nutrients are substances that are required for the nourishment of organism while nutrition is the entire process by which organisms obtain energy and nutrients from food.
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Book Spotlight - In Memory: A Tribute to Sir Terry Pratchett

In March 2015 we lost one of the world's greatest literary minds - Sir Terry Pratchett. Terry was suffering from Alzheimer's and fiercely campaigned to raise awareness of the (MORE)
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Write a list of conditions that result from under-nutrition or from an excess of nutrients?

Overnutrition: Obesity   Undernutrition:   * Anemia (iron deficiency)  * Beriberi (lack of Thiamine, vitamin B1)  * Scurvy (lack of Vitamin C)  * Rickets (lack of Vit (MORE)