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Why do we need to lower our iron level?

Hemochromatosis is a condition that allows too much iron absorption. It is important to lower the iron level, as the extra iron is stored in the liver, heart and pancreas. This stored iron can damage these organs, leading to life-threatening conditions, cancer, heart disease and liver damage.

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