Fat Soluble Vitamins
V.----Vitamins are needed for the human body.
I.----Intesines absorb the most of the vitamins.
T.-----Toxicity of Vitamin A can be fatal.
A.-----About 90% of Vitamin A is absorbed in the small intestine.
M.----Megadoses can be toxic for the body.
I.----Immune systems function better with these vitamins.
N.----Nutritinally important forms of vitamin D include D2 & D3.
S.----Storage for these vitamins are in the liver & fatty tissue.
A.-----A is known as Retinol.
D.-----Diseases caused by lack of fat soluble vitamins are rare in the U.S.
E.----Essential vitamins include all the fat soluable vitamins.
K.----K stand for the German word for clotting, koagulation.