Browsing by Subject "Ferritin"
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Associations between indices of iron status, anthropometric and biological markers of cardiovascular disease risk / Olaide R. Aderibigbe (North-West University, 2011)Background: In South Africa, as in many other developing countries, iron deficiency (the most common micronutrient deficiency) still remains unresolved; while obesity has emerged as a public health challenge causing increases ...
A comparison between the effects of black tea and rooibos on the iron status of primary school children / Petronella Breet (North-West University, 2003)Background: Clinical studies have shown that tea consumption leads to decreased iron absorption. This finding is however, not supported by epidemiological studies, where no relationship between an increased tea consumption ...