Ayurvedic and traditional Chinese medicine practitioners have relied on examining certain parts of the human body to diagnose nutritional deficiencies, illness and chronic conditions. Modern science is now confirming the validity of these ancient diagnostic tools.
This infographic entitled "Detecting Nutritional Deficiencies" illustrates what signs or conditions to look for on various parts of the body, like the eyes, nails, tongue, lips, hands and skin. The infographic also explains what vitamin, mineral and nutritional deficiencies these signs and conditions might indicate.
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