Zinc deficiency symptoms
The deficiency of zinc can affect all the body tissues, as it is a coenzyme in production, transfer, and translation of DNA, which is an essential component in all body cells.
Here are some zinc deficiency symptoms:
1) Recurrent infection
Zinc is responsible for a healthy and robust immune system to fight against bacteria and viruses; It is also essential for skin integrity, a natural defense mechanism against infection. In zinc deficiency, these mechanisms will be affected leading to frequent infections.