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What is Hemochromatosis: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

You've probably heard the saying that too much of a good thing is bad for you.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Raj Satyanarayana describes a condition known as hemochromatosis. To listen, click the link below. What is Hemochromatosis

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Limiting Iron for Tumors

In this Medical Edge episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Richard Bram talks about a study which may help some leukemia patients. To listen, click the link below. Limiting Iron for Tumors

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Iron and Heart Attacks

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Birgit Kantor outlines the findings of a recent study that looked at a connection between iron and heart attacks. To listen, click the link below. Iron and Heart Attacks

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Iron After Menopause

Should women take iron after menopause?  In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Richa Sood answers the question. To listen, click the link below. Iron After Menopause

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Should Postmenopausal Women Take Extra Iron?

Iron is a mineral essential for good health and is especially important for premenopausal women because they can lose it through menstruation, pregnancy and an iron-poor diet. So, Mayo Clinic experts say premenopausal women who don’t get enough iron in their diets may need to take iron supplements. But what [...]

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