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Vitamin B12 and folate deficiency is caused by the loss of vitamin B complex  Lack of Vitamin B12 and foliate creates unusually large red blood cells that are unable to carry out their function properly. Vitamin B12 and folate deficiency is most common among older adults, 1 in 20 is affected by this deficiency in the age group of 65 to 75.

Although it is uncommon, vitamin B12 or folate deficiency (anaemia or absence of haemoglobin) can lead to life-threatening complications. The nursing caregivers at One Life Health Care specify that due to this deficiency of B12 and Folate

  • Issues in the nervous system can arise,
  • Temporary infertility can be found,
  • Poor heart conditions may prevail,
  • Pregnancy complications can be there,
  • Birth deficiencies can also occur
  • Adults with severe anaemia are at the risk of heart failure.

According to Doctors of One Life Health Care, most of the cases pertaining to Vitamin B12 and folate deficiency are treatable through conventional treatment, but if the patient has complications with the nervous system it becomes hard to restore.

The nursing caregivers at One Life Health Care state that Anaemia is the most common cause of vitamin B12 deficiency. With Anaemia, the immune system attacks healthy cells in our stomach and prevents our body from absorbing vitamin B12 from the food we consume.

According to Doctors at One Life Health Care Vitamin B12 and folate-deficient patients may have an apparent neurological disease in the absence of hematologic finding in each patient. Accurate detection of Vitamin B12 and Folate deficiency is a complex task. In each case, the primary physician needs to keep in mind the risks and benefits associated with the medical information, laboratory test results, and the specific treatment response and administer or withholding the treatment of vitamin replacement.