Lucky Iron Fish

By ASPIREist | Just For A Minute. The story of a $20 fish that’s solving one of our planet’s most pressing health problems.

Episode 1, Just For A Minute: Lucky Iron Fish

The Gates Foundation Backs A "Lucky" Cure For Anemia

In Cambodia, the Lucky Iron Fish offers a lesson in how to make public health interventions stick.<p>The Lucky Iron Fish is Cambodia’s cure for anemia. A household simply tosses the fish-shaped lump of iron into the cooking pot and enough iron is leached out to fill up to 75% of the recommended daily …

Lucky Iron Fish: A simple solution for a global problem

Why an iron fish can make you stronger

<b>When Canadian science graduate Christopher Charles visited Cambodia six years ago he discovered that anaemia was a huge public health problem.</b><p>In the villages of Kandal province, instead of bright, bouncing children, Dr Charles found many were small and weak with slow mental development.<p>Women were …

Building a simple solution to a global problem Gavin Armstrong TEDxStouffville

Lucky Iron Fish

The Lucky Iron Fish™ is a safe, effective, easy to use solution for iron deficiency. It is simply a piece of iron that you use in the cooking process …

Developed World

The lucky iron fish Dr Christopher Charles TEDxDubaiSalon

Gavin Armstrong speaking about Lucky Iron Fish at Launchpad 2015

Lucky Iron Fish: Shape of Health

Top 5 Canadian designs making the world a better place

<b>1. Lucky iron fish:</b> When Cambodian villagers were hemorrhaging during childbirth due to a lack of iron, University of Guelph researcher Christopher …

Design

How CGI U Students Are Changing the World Through Innovative Technology

This weekend at the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) meeting, more than 1,000 young people will come together at the University of Miami …

University of Miami

THE LUCKY IRON FISH PROJECT - Cannes Lions 2015

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An ‘Iron Fish’ is Changing the Lives of Thousands Globally

A University of Guelph grad student is changing the lives of thousands of people worldwide – and has caught the attention of <i>Forbes Magazine</i> in the …

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The #LuckyIronFish is helping 'tackle' #irondeficiency all across the ‘Globin’ #FishPunFriday #JokeOfTheDay #HaHaHa https://t.co/2qDLNpyZ5H

We partner with incredible registered NGOs and health clinics to provide #LuckyIronFish to families in need! #BOGO https://t.co/hP2ToJXPA2

How This Iron Fish Can Make You Strong And Save People’s Lives

A lucky iron fish invented by Canadian Dr. Christopher Charles could soon make iron deficiency a thing of the past. 2 billion people are anemic, …

Health

This 'Lucky Iron Fish' Is Halving Instances of Anaemia in Cambodia

This is awesome.<p>Anaemia is the most common and widespread nutritional disorders in the world, affecting 2 billion people globally - or over 30 …

In Cambodia, 'Lucky' Iron Fish For The Cooking Pot Could Fight Anemia

In 2008, Canadian student Christopher Charles was working in rural Cambodia, living in a typical Cambodian house on stilts. He had no electricity, no running water and, he says, a lot of time to sit around and think.<p>"I was looking at the prevalence of anemia and parasite infection in the region and …

2015 For Profit FINALISTS Announced

Congratulations to the 2015 EthicMark Awards For Profit FINALISTS!<br>Representing the best Advertising & Marketing have to offer<p>Watch for the press …

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Lucky Iron Fish

One Lucky Iron FishTM can provide you with up to 90% of your recommended daily intake of iron. It's safe for the whole family to use, and is reusable …

Drop this iron fish in some soup, and it makes the soup and you healthier.

The Tiny Fish That Can Improve Health Globally [Q&A]

A chat with, Gavin Armstrong, the Founder and CEO of Lucky Iron Fish.

Richard Branson

What is anemia? | Hematologic System Diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Symptoms and causes - Anemia

Symptoms<p>Anemia signs and symptoms vary depending on the cause of your anemia. They may include:<p>Fatigue<br>• Weakness<br>• Pale or yellowish skin<br>• Irregular …

Health Information

In the fight against anemia, iron fortification is a clutch player

Take your spinach, Popeye. Fortified flour can deliver more of the iron we need. Jason Lee/ReutersIf nutrition had a World Series, iron would never …

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