How Vitamin B12 Saved This Girl’s Life

What would you do if your beautiful child became self abusive and destructive? What would you do if doctors turned you away because they could not help her? What would you do if doctors threatened to take your child away unless you medicated her? How far would you go to save your child? Today I want you to meet Lisa McMahan--my super hero.  I "met" Lisa in January, … [Read more...]

How Much Vitamin B12 Should You Take? | The Trouble with Current RDA

Since I was able to save myself by getting diagnosed with B12 deficiency and subsequently treating it, I talk about vitamin B12 frequently on Vegalicious.  As a result I get regular emails from the readers on the subject. In the last week alone I received no less than ten emails from those who are either struggling with vitamin B12 deficiency, or those who are simply … [Read more...]

B12 Deficiency | The Research That Saved My Life

Sleepless nights are not always a bad thing; in fact they can be blessings in disguise. So it was for me one night in 2011. I could not fall asleep, try as I might. Finally I gave up. Not wanting to keep my husband up I retreated to the study. As I settled in the chair, in front of the computer, something that puzzled me for some time came flooding into my mind. In spite … [Read more...]

Do Kids Need To Supplement With Vitamin B12?

If you have been following Vegalicious long enough, you already know I am an avid B12 supplementation advocate. It was the shortage of this very vitamin, even though I supplemented with low dosages of it since going vegan, that led to several health issues and  prevented me from conceiving. The medical world, at large, is ignorant of what vitamin B12 is, how it works and … [Read more...]

How I Reversed Hypothyroidism Naturally… TWICE!

Just over a month ago, in the post Even Saints Miss the Mark Every Now and Then [Medication Free Pregnancy], I told you about my temptation to go on meds, for my once healthy thyroid, for the sake of my developing baby Sprout.  It was a temporary temptation, however, and I resolved to forgo the "pleasure" of any possible side effects in lieu of a  natural approach... once … [Read more...]

Are There Any Side Effects to B12 Injections Treatment?

If you followed my B12 treatment journey, and all the benefits that came with it, then you might remember this post: B12 Deficiency Update {Benefits of Treatment} In the post I mentioned that I experienced one unpleasant side effect to the treatment.  Here is what I said: "I thought that it was totally impossible to get side effects from B12 mega dosing.  Both, … [Read more...]

Curing Pituitary Adenoma | Is it a Miracle?

If you are my previous posts: Even Saints Miss the Mark Every Now and Then, and Even Saints Miss the Mark Every Now and Then [Medication Free Pregnancy] you know that a few years ago I was diagnosed with pituitary gland adenoma.  My MD, at the time, basically handed me my sentence along with a prescription, told me it was incurable, and was probably too small to … [Read more...]

A Happy Interlude | Vitamin B12 Natural Infertility Treatment

I am going to take a short, but happy interlude between yesterday's post and the one that will continue it tomorrow.  But before I tell you the reason, I would strongly encourage you to check out the series of posts I did on B12 Deficiency and Treatment. Complete B12 Research To get the entire report of my B12 research either: go through B12 category on this site, … [Read more...]

B12 Deficiency Update | Benefits of a Treatment

It's been a while since my last post, I know, but I have been decompressing post my Personal Fitness certification exam.  After being packed in with another 19 trainers in a small room [big mistake to keep active people inactive!] for 3 days, I felt that my head was going to blow off my shoulders.  Having taken the exam, which I think I passed, but have to wait for … [Read more...]

Vitamin B12 Treatment Update | B12 Deficiency Can Cause Jaw Clinching

Many of you already know that I am going trough vitamin B12 treatment.  I thought to give you an update.  If you are not sure what I am talking about here is how you can catch up. This post is a continuation of B12 Deficiency Series. Complete B12 Research To get the entire report of my B12 research either: go through B12 category on this site, starting from the … [Read more...]