Element in the periodic table.
 Oysters are the best source of zinc. Red meat, poultry, seafood and fortified  breakfast cereals are a great source of ...
 It helps the immune system fight off  bacteria and viruses. Your body needs zinc to make protein  and DNA. During preg...
 It causes slow growth in infants and  children It causes hair loss, diarrhea, eye and skin  sores, and loss of appetite...
Element in the periodic table.
 Meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy products  and nuts are the best sources of  phosphorus. Whole grains, hard potatoes, d...
 Phosphorus is responsible for creating  some of the energy in your body. It assists your body in synthesizing  proteins...
 You can become more susceptible to  breaking bones in your body Bone pain, fatigue, weakness in different  areas of you...
 If you eat a lot of junk food, you may be  taking in too much phosphorus everyday  and it might affect your calcium leve...
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Elements & Health Project

  1. 1. Element in the periodic table.
  2. 2.  Oysters are the best source of zinc. Red meat, poultry, seafood and fortified breakfast cereals are a great source of zinc. Beans, nuts, whole grains and dairy products only provide a minimum amount of zinc.
  3. 3.  It helps the immune system fight off bacteria and viruses. Your body needs zinc to make protein and DNA. During pregnancy, infancy, and childhood the body needs zinc to grow and develop properly. It also helps wounds heal and important for proper senses of taste and smell.
  4. 4.  It causes slow growth in infants and children It causes hair loss, diarrhea, eye and skin sores, and loss of appetite. Weight loss, problems with wound healing, decreased ability to taste food, and lower alertness levels can occur
  5. 5. Element in the periodic table.
  6. 6.  Meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy products and nuts are the best sources of phosphorus. Whole grains, hard potatoes, dried fruit, garlic cloves and carbonated beverages are good sources.
  7. 7.  Phosphorus is responsible for creating some of the energy in your body. It assists your body in synthesizing proteins, fats, and carbohydrates. It also regulates the fluid levels in your body.
  8. 8.  You can become more susceptible to breaking bones in your body Bone pain, fatigue, weakness in different areas of your body, and anxiety.
  9. 9.  If you eat a lot of junk food, you may be taking in too much phosphorus everyday and it might affect your calcium levels You should take a magnesium supplement to make sure phosphorus is absorbed easily to your system.

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