Question: Discuss the functions of any four minerals and what happens in case we eat food deficient in them for a long time.
Functions: Strengthens bones and teeth and helps in clothing of blood.
Deficiency Disease: Osteoporosis in adults. Ticket in children.
Functions: Strengthens bones and teeth
Deficiency Disease: Rickets in children
Functions: Helps in the formation of hemoglobin and red blood cells.
Deficiency Disease: Anemia
Functions: Required for proper functioning of thyroid glands.
Deficiency Disease: Goiter