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Actually, as far as I know, lentils (and other produce like spinach which contains more iron than the average veggie) indeed contain sufficient iron, but its iron is harder to extract/assimilate by our digestive system than the iron found in meat.
Which is presumably why humans are omnivores.

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by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Jan 26th, 2006 at 12:58:39 PM EST
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