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Iron Improves Kenyan Children

Iron Improves Kenyan Children

JEANNE W. LAWLESS,4 et. al. 1994

“Iron improves appetite and growth in anemic Kenyan Children”

Adaptation in Iron Absorption

Adaptation in Iron Absorption

Adaptation in iron absorption: iron supplementation reduces nonheme-iron but not heme-iron absorption from food.

Roughead ZK, Hunt JR.

“Healthy individuals, even those with low iron stores, had reduced nonheme-iron absorption from food in response to iron supplementation.”

Effects of low-dose Iron

Effects of low-dose Iron

Fogelhol et al. 1994

Eur J Clin Nutr 1994; 48: 753-756

“The low-dose organic/inorganic supplement used..had positive effects on iron status in women.. Effects were comparable to high-dose inorganic supplementation.”

Superior tolerance of Heme-Iron

Superior tolerance of Heme-Iron

Frykman et al 1994

J Lab Clin Med 1994; 123.561-4

Frykman et al:
“The study demonstates that a low-dose iron supplement containing both heme iron and non-heme-iron (Hemofer) has fewer side effects when compared with an equipotent, traditional non-heme iron supplement.”