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Definitions of Vitamins

  1. A general term for a number of unrelated organic substances that occur in many foods in small amounts and that are necessary in trace amounts for the normal metabolic functioning of the body. They may be water- soluble or fat- soluble. ( Dorland, 28th ed)
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Quotes of Vitamins

  1. I try and take lots of vitamins and I don't drink. I do smoke, though, I'd be insufferable if I didn't smoke, you'd have to push me off a balcony I'd be so boring. – Kate Beckinsale
  2. When I do get time, I like to hike and I take lots of vitamins and powders to keep healthy. – Catherine Bell
  3. The excitement of vitamins nutrition and metabolism permeated the environment. – Paul D. Boyer
  4. Millions of Americans take vitamins safely every day, including me. Vitamins and mineral supplements taken in recommended doses are safe. It's the designer supplements that are worrisome. – Dick Durbin
  5. To all my little Hulkamaniacs, say your prayers, take your vitamins and you will never go wrong. – Hulk Hogan
  6. Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; man cannot live in health without them. – Mahalia Jackson
  7. There's a new science out called orthomolecular medicine. You correct the chemical imbalance with amino acids and vitamins and minerals that are naturally in the body. – Margot Kidder
  8. I got cocky and I stopped taking my vitamins It was an inconvenience to have a suitcase full of vitamins with me on the road. About two years ago, it caught up with me. – Mary Ann Mobley
  9. All those vitamins aren't to keep death at bay, they're to keep deterioration at bay. – Jeanne Moreau
  10. Pop music is aspirin and the blues are vitamins – Peter Tork

Usage examples for Vitamins

  1. In a varied diet vitamins are presumably present in a variety of foodstuffs, but if the diet is greatly restricted, some apparently trivial treatment of the food may result in their elimination. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  2. Will they do so later on life extending vitamins than they would have otherwise? – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  3. I'll have more to say about this approach in the next chapter, which is about vitamins – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  4. This compromise was fine with me, and the incident allowed me to maintain the authority I needed to bully him into co- operating with the program: taking his vitamins and sticking to his fast until he finally reached 200 pounds. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  5. Linda Beach applied the charm which had sold soap, vitamins automobiles and dessicated soup. – Long Ago, Far Away by William Fitzgerald Jenkins AKA Murray Leinster
  6. She paused, to dip the vitamins out of the dissolver. – You Too Can Be A Millionaire by Noel Miller Loomis
  7. I did not use any vitamins or food supplements in her case. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  8. They contain iron, vitamins calcium and protein. – Free from School by Rahul Alvares
  9. On his own he started taking a lot of B vitamins and eating whole grains. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  10. I believe the process will then be slowed by their vitamins compared to what it would have been without supplements. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  11. Around them, millions were stirring in their beds, clattering in their kitchens, passing water, and taking on vitamins – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  12. However, raw yeast is a marvelous source of B vitamins and proteins and can make someone feel very energetic- if they know how to use it. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  13. Unfortunately, most of my patients like the idea of taking vitamins too much for their own good. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  14. So the body in its wisdom also stores up vitamins and minerals and other essential substances in and in- between all its cells. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  15. Liquid plant food- vitamins and minerals, you know. – The Venus Trap by Evelyn E. Smith
  16. That doesn't mean we'll be going on short rations; there are plenty of concentrates and vitamins aboard. – Greylorn by John Keith Laumer