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  • stomach
  • Hepcidin prevents iron from leaving cells where it is stored or from being absorbed in the duodenum, the first part of the small intestine just beyond the stomach. (nih.gov)
  • meat
  • Vegetarians (including vegans) tend to have lower iron stores than meat eaters and are potentially at risk because of the poor iron availability or nonheme iron . (foodmatters365.com)
  • fatal
  • Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. (evitamins.com)
  • usually
  • It is usually the case that when iron stores are low, TIBC is high and transferrin saturation becomes low. (dadamo.com)
  • found
  • Walnuts have been found in prehistoric deposits in Europe dating from the Iron Age and are mentioned in Old Testament references to King Solomon's nut garden. (drugs.com)