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strengthens hydroxyapatite in tooth enamel
calcium
osteoporosis
calcium
hydroxyapatite
calcium & phosphorus
component of stomach acid
chloride
thyroid hormone synthesis
iodine
goiter
iodine
cretinism
iodine
anemia characterized by small, pale blood cells
microcytic hypochromic
iron-overload disease
hemochromatosis
iron from vegetable sources
nonheme
iron from meat sources
heme
governs the activity of hundreds of enzymes involved in growth & development, immune response, and energy metabolism
zinc
mineral involved in antioxidant defense
selenium
movement of water across a membrane
osmosis
negatively charged ion
anion
movement of a solute across a semi-permeable membrane
diffusion
positively charged ion
cation
losses can result in cardia arrythmia
potassium
iron-containing oxygen transport protein in red blood cells
hemoglobin
transient oxygen storage iron-containing protein in muscle
myoglobin
soft water
sodium
hard water
calcium & magnesium
extracellular
sodium & chloride
intracellular
potassium & phosphate