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Elderly persons, aging and iron status

Elderly persons, aging and iron status

Age and Nutrition 1(3): 149-155

Research on the question of whether aging by itself is a risk factor for iron deficiency is required. Studies on Fe requirements and dietary Fe intakes of elderly persons and the results of experimental and epidemiological surveys show that healthy elderly people do not constitute a group with high risk of Fe deficiency.

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