Vegan's diet and Vitamin B12 in the Toothpaste!

VEGANISM IS FRIENDLY TO NATURE!

 

Vegan’s diet and Vitamin B12 in the Toothpaste!

Veganism is the practice of abstaining from the use of animal products, particularly in diet, and an associated philosophy that rejects the commodity status of animals. A follower of the diet or the philosophy is known as a vegan. Distinctions may be made between several categories of veganism. Dietary vegans (or strict vegetarians) refrain from consuming animal products, not only meat but also eggs, dairy products and other animal-derived substances. The term “ethical vegan” is often applied to those who not only follow a vegan diet but extend the philosophy into other areas of their lives, and oppose the use of animals for any purpose. Another term is environmental veganism, which refers to the avoidance of animal products on the premise that the industrial farming of animals is environmentally damaging and unsustainable.

When people eliminate specific groups of food from their diet, it is only natural that they have concerns over what effect these changes may have on their overall health and well-being.

Vegan diets tend to be higher in dietary fiber, minerals, vitamins and especially Vitamin B12/Cyanocobalamin. Unbalanced vegan diets may lead to nutritional deficiencies that nullify any beneficial effects of veganism and may cause serious health issues. Some of these deficiencies can only be prevented through the choice of fortified foods or the regular intake of dietary supplements. Vitamin B12 supplementation is especially important because its deficiency causes blood disorders and potentially irreversible neurological damage.

Vitamin B12 is a product needed for cell division, the formation and maturation of red blood cells, the synthesis of DNA and normal nerve function. Vegans should take preventive measures to ensure adequate intake of the Vitamin B12, including regular consumption of supplements containing B12.

 

Vegan's diet and Vitamin B12 in the Toothpaste! 

 

 

Cyanocobalamin/Vitamin B12 is the most popular form for using in supplements. 

Some studies show that the vegans do not have a greater incidence of cavities. This is good news for vegans and aging people who are more likely to suffer from Vitamin B12 deficiency.

Vegan dental health is a topic of concern for many people considering transitioning over to a    plant-based way of living. Vitamin B12 that is applied to the oral cavity via toothpaste enters the circulation and corrects the Vitamin B12 markers in the blood of vegans who are at higher risk of Vitamin B12 deficiency. This trial was registered at clinicaltrials.gov as NCT02679833.

Oral intake of Vitamin B12 through the toothpaste is as effective in meeting this standard as the intake through digestion, for example through a dietary supplement. Particularly vegans and vegetarians should consider the toothpaste-gel “VEGAN with Vitamin B12”. Other at-risk groups for Vitamin B12 deficiency include the elderly people with gastrointestinal diseases, pregnant and breastfeeding women and heavy smokers and alcohol consumers. According to scientific studies made by the IFANE members of the at-risk groups can alleviate their deficiency with a          Vitamin B12-enriched toothpaste. The toothpaste-gel with “Vitamin B12” could help people who are at risk of deficiency maintain the amount of Vitamin B12 during a break in their dietary supplements.

DENTISSIMO® toothpaste-gel “VEGAN with Vitamin B12” is the practical and valuable tool to help proper Cyanocobalamin intake and assist vegans to stick to the diet.

Keep providing the superior Oral Health and pleasant fresh breath!

 

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