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Which vitamin might be deficient in individuals who drink a lot of alcohol?

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12/16/2009

People who drink a lot of alcohol may be at risk for thiamin deficiency because
absorption and use of thiamin is decreased by alcohol consumption.


[source: from study unit nutrition and general health pt. 2 pg. 10]