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... First of all for all those Hashimoto's groupies out there, the inability to absorb things, particularly iron and vitamin D has VERY strong links to Hashimoto's. Most of us suffer with that. ... (80 replies)
... I Claire, i notice you are in NSW too. I'm also worried about summer in a few months time as that is when most of my shedding occurs. Is your shedding all over or just in one area? ... (29 replies)
... I spent years being told nothing was wrong and that all my tests were fine. ... (21 replies)

... Hi littlebunnyfoo and osteoblast, yes my specialist is a Trichologist and they specialise in scalp and hair conditions. I read an article in a newspaper how if you are shedding hair then you can visit your gp or a dermatologist or a trichologist. ... (9 replies)
... I had a repeat blood test 6 weeks ago and was rather surprised that after receiving iron injections my ferretin had only moved from 26 to 35. ... (18 replies)
... Lysine doesn't cause stomach upsets, but the reason my doctor wanted me taking it morning and night was that i was taking my iron supplements morning and night also. He felt that taking the Lysine prior to the iron would be more beneficial for the abosrbtion of iron. ... (14 replies)
... miss and you should actually try to boost it higher. I don't know how you feel, but while my ferretin was below 35 i felt tired all the time, lacked motivation, my eyes were always burning, puffy and very dark circles, i shed so much hair i could have started making men's toupes from it!! ... (7 replies)
... it is not good. ... (8 replies)
... In Feb '07 i saw a Trichologist and he got me onto a much stronger supplement, then i got IBS symptoms from it, then he got me taking organic iron tablets with it to settle my stomach and this worked. In March my ferretin was 29 and in May it was 26. ... (29 replies)
... low iron. To simply rule out whether your low iron is diet related you can slowly incorporate meats back into your diet maybe 3 times per week, keep taking the iron supplements and by the time you find a new doctor and retest you will soon know whether your diet is the culprit or whether it's another issue altogether. ... (11 replies)
... I am going to have my B12 and Vitamin tested as well. ... (14 replies)
... I thought about the Vitamin thing. I'm suprised they don't run this when they do everything else. I actually had asked my Dr. how everything could be tested properly if I was using SUPPLEMENTS and he said don't worry because the tests didn't check those types of things. ... (14 replies)
SO fed up!
Nov 25, 2007
... i can totally understand your frustration with doctors and you hear that quite often from people on this board. You would think that something as simple as iron deficiency would be a simple thing for them to help us with, but obviously not. ... (21 replies)
... It took me 6yrs to find out and make connections between my symptoms and the causes and i didn't find out anything from any gp which was worth sharing on any healthboard!! ... (5 replies)
... Hi osteoblast, firstly i don't know why my ferretin got so low. I did assume it might have had something to do with my menstrual cycle as it was ALL over the place. I'd get spotting for a few days, then it would stop, start, stop start. ... (17 replies)
... full iron study, iodine. ... (23 replies)
... i can identify with the hair loss. I first began noticing the hair shedding back at the start of 2001, but as i was going through some stress and was on antidepressants i put it down to that. ... (10 replies)
... hi there can i just say i have had hair loss for about 2 years and i have painful acne on my forehead, hairline and neck.. i have tried every supplement under the sun... ... (4 replies)
... From your list of results i'd say your vitamin D is very low, but you didn't add the lab range, but even so you are likely low and would need to supplement. ... (1 replies)
... D You are sounding much happier though and i'm glad to hear that your hair has stopped shedding and you feel resonably ok. ... (7 replies)




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