Our Hemochromatosis (Iron Overload) Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Hemochromatosis (Iron Overload)
Definition of Iron overload
Iron overload: Iron overload can damage the heart, liver, gonads and other organs.
Iron overload is a particular risk for:
According to the National Academy of Sciences, the Recommended Dietary Allowances of iron are 15 milligrams per day for women and 10 milligrams per day for men.
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