Hereditary hemochromatosis?

Answer Quote:Most people who have primary hemochromatosis inherit it from their parents. If you inherit two hemochromatosisgenes—one from each parent—you're at risk for iron overload and signs and sym... Read More »

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What is hemochromatosis?

Intro:Of all the minerals you need for good health, iron is one of the most familiar. After all, the producers of everything from breakfast cereals to vitamin tonics tell us that iron builds rich, ... Read More »

How to Treat Iron Overload and Hemochromatosis?

Phlebotomy treatment can stop many of the serious problems of hemochromatosis.Iron overload and Hemochromatosis can be treated successfully by removing blood to lower the amount of iron in the body... Read More »

How to Recognize Iron Overload and Hemochromatosis Symptoms?

Feeling very tired and weak all the time could be a sign of iron overload.Iron overload typically occurs as a result of a gene mutation. This mutation causes the body to absorb unhealthy amounts of... Read More »

Cancer hereditary?

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