This ingenious metal fish can help solve the problem of iron deficiency, one of the commonest nutritional problems in the world. Some medical school graduates in Canada designed Lucky Iron Fish that offers a good amount of iron for adults.
When this ingenious metal fish is soaked in the soup for 10 minutes, it will fortify your body with enough iron. Iron is a nutrient that is difficult to obtain from plants, yet, very easy to get from meat. An inadequate amount of iron in the diet can cause fatigue and anemia, according to experts.
This Lucky Fish is designed to last for almost five years if you use it every day. When users stop seeing the smile on the fish, then it is high time to replace the fish with a new one. Dr. Gavin Armstrong learned about iron deficiency in children and adults while working in Asia.’
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He is the brain behind the ingenious metal fish and he chose this shape due to the significance of the symbol in Asia. The fish represents luck in Cambodia, and just to convince people to consume more iron in their diet, he designed this metal fish to appeal to their culture.
This idea worked in some areas and didn’t work in India. Therefore, Armstrong decided to change the shape of the Iron to a leaf and then named it Lucky Iron Leaf. Armstrong has been receiving praise for this innovation. He won a Flourish Prize for business innovation that aims to achieve some of the goals for sustainable development.
The fish is sold at $50 and this is considered to be 3% of the cost of iron supplements supply for five years. Several clinical trials have confirmed that this fish is very potent. With this metal fish, iron deficiency would reduce all over the world.