TITLE

The iron file

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Karin Horgan
PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
Vegetarian Times;Jul96, Issue 227, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Clarifies widely held beliefs about iron-deficiency anemia and their implications for vegetarian women. Importance of iron; Adequacy of plant foods as source of iron; Part of the population who are most likely to be iron deficient; Dangers of high iron; Research finding that typical eating pattern of vegetarians indicate they actually consume more iron than meat eaters; Monitoring iron status. INSETS: Iron-rich foods.;How much iron do you need?..
ACCESSION #
9606253041

 

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