A 39-year-old male asked:
how does iron and vitamin d deficiency affect my body. what can i do. besides supliments. to bring my levels up?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Podiatry 28 years experience
Eat foods: With iron, get daily 15 minutes of sun for the vitamin d, otherwise, the supplements are the way to go. Iron and vitamin d are essential for the body, many diseases and consequences when these 2 are low, sorry for brevity but limited space here to reply.
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Last updated Oct 6, 2016
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