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Micronutrients

Vitamins: An Overview
Introductory article - Eat Well - October 22, 2021
Vitamins are essential for life, but we only need to consume them in very small amounts. Learn more about these "vital amines".
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Potassium: An Essential Macromineral
Indepth article - Eat Well - September 24, 2021
Banana, potato, avocado, lentils and many other foods are good sources of potassium: an essential micronutrient. Why is potassium essential and are you getting enough?
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Iron: An Important Trace Mineral
Indepth article - Eat Well - September 03, 2021
Iron deficiency is a common nutrient deficiency, but too much iron may also adversely affect your health. What is too little or too much?
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Spinach: A Giant Among Dark Green Leafy Vegetables
Introductory article - Eat Well - July 30, 2021
Spinach is probably best known for its relatively high iron content. However, a cup of raw spinach or 1/2 cup of cooked spinach provides you with many other important nutrients and can be prepared in a variety of tasty ways.
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Blueberries: A Nutrient Diverse Snack
Introductory article - Eat Well - May 28, 2021
"Super food" blueberries make a convenient and nutritious snack. These little berries are packed full of an array of macro and micro nutrients.
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