Iron Induces Proliferation and Morphogenesis in Primmorphs from the Marine Sponge Suberites domuncula
- In Vitro Assessment of Iron Effect on Porcine Ovarian Granulosa Cells: Secretory Activity, Markers of Proliferation and Apoptosis. KOLESAROVA, A.; CAPCAROVA, M.; MEDVEDOVA, M.; SIROTKIN, A. V.; KOVACIK, J. // Physiological Research;2011, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p503
It would be desirable to expand the existing general knowledge concerning direct action of metals on the ovary. Nevertheless, the results of testing of iron compound on porcine ovarian cells should be interpreted carefully because iron is an essential element which could also induce changes in...
- The power of iron in your diet. Mendoza, T. // Current Health 2;Apr89, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p14
Discusses the importance of iron, an essential nutrient for humans. Who needs iron; Iron-deficiency anemia; Foods which contain iron; Tips.
- Multis Without Iron, for Men (and Older Women). // Environmental Nutrition;Apr2002, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p3
Focuses on the health benefits of multivitamins without iron.
- Iron rich blood may increase men's risk of heart attack. // Executive Health's Good Health Report;Feb1993, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p1
Reveals that free iron in the blood might increase the risk of coronary heart disease by promoting the oxidation (breakdown) of lipids. Finnish study on 1,931 men, ages 42 to 60, without any history of coronary heart disease; Effect of free iron on lipids; Amount of iron in an average American...
- Too much iron: Can it cause heart attacks? Kleiner, Susan M. // Executive Health's Good Health Report;May93, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p7
Reports on the effect of lower iron levels in the blood. Two risk factors in heart attacks; Iron-deficiency anemia; Protective effect of iron against heart disease; Advice on iron intake.
- The iron curtain. BL // Nutrition Action Health Letter;Nov92, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p4
Highlights the result of a study by the University of Kuopia in Finland that men who started out with high blood levels of iron stores were twice as likely to have a heart attack over the next three years as men with lower iron levels, as reported in `Circulation' volume 86, number 1036, 1992. ...
- Short takes. BL; DS // Nutrition Action Health Letter;Jun93, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p4
Reports on the physiological effect of iron, vitamin E and vitamin B6. Relationship of high blood iron levels to risk of heart disease; Difference in blood levels of vitamin E from taking natural form and synthetic form; Vitamin B6's effect on symptoms of asthma.
- Iron: Too much of a good thing? // Consumer Reports on Health;Jul94, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p76
Discusses the danger of extensive iron stores accumulated by aging people. Effect of lack of iron; Age by which the average American man has accumulated enough iron; Statistics on Americans with hemochromatosis; Two ways free radicals created by contact with iron may harm the heart; Steps to...
- Pumping iron? Applegate, L. // Runner's World;Mar89, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p22
Discusses iron supplements. Advises that decision to use iron supplements should be based on sound information and a complete blood test. Advantages and disadvantages of taking iron supplements; Runner's need for iron supplements; Problems resulting from excessive iron intake; Link to cancer.