The body only absorbs about 10% of the iron in food.
- meats & organ meats
- blackstrap molasses
- green leafy vegetables
When supplementing, look for products with:
- chelation for enhanced absorption
- 100% natural, organically-bound iron
- pharmaceutical-grade iron
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