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Symptoms and prevention of iron deficiency

May 1, 2014 0 Comments
Symptoms and prevention of iron deficiency

By Betty Murray Iron is a mineral used by the body to perform numerous functions. As part of the protein hemoglobin, iron is responsible for carrying oxygen from the lungs throughout the body. The muscles also use iron to store oxygen. Additionally, iron is part of enzymes used in various cell functions throughout the body, such […]

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