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... I did have all the thyroid tests done and was in range with them I'm feeling pretty confidanrt as I was pretty much smack in the MID range. ... (14 replies)
... Hey all! I know there are a million of these threads, and I feel like I've read a million, but Im desperate for some knowledge and wisdom, seeing as how the ridiculous amount of doctors I've been to have been ZERO help. I had my son in 2011 and was told I was borderline anemic. ... (1 replies)
... 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)

... My teen age daughter has been battling iron deficient anemia for 2 years now. ... (4 replies)
... and my hair has been falling out because of it. I have been taking iron supplements as in the slow release, these are pretty high dosage and should not be taken if not needed as too much iron in the body is a bad thing. ... (2 replies)
Low ferritin
Jul 18, 2013
... Your dr is right to be concerned! I stopped taking ferritin, my hair was falling out like crazy! I found out it was because my ferritin levels had improved so much I was overloading my body with iron! ... (22 replies)
... Thank you so much for the reply. If any doctor tells a woman that a ferritin level of 19 will not make her hair start falling out, they are very very wrong I tell you. Many of them just don't know what they are talking about and it is frustrating to me. ... (6 replies)
... Ferritin is your iron stores and can cause a numerous amount of symptoms, including headaches, hairloss, no energy, muscle weakness, etc. Hair loss from low ferritin is one of the biggest complaints women have. ... (2 replies)
... I joined this board earlier this year after battling with anemia for a few months. Everything seemed to be getting better after 3 months of iron injections. My levels were holding fairly steady even without any additional iron supplements. I was FINALLY feeling good the first week of May. ... (5 replies)
... Yes, you can in fact be iron deficienct and not be anemic. Iron deficiency is at many different levels, the end stage is anemia. So, when you have only a low ferritin you are considered iron deficient. Then the symptoms. ... (4 replies)
... I am so glad to find this information! I had a GBP back in the 80's and due to my husband's job we have been transferred several times. I have actually been in good health other than severe migraines the last 15 years. ... (14 replies)
... so, can i be iron deficent and not anemic but still get all the regular symptoms? ... (4 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)
... Ever since I was a baby, my hemoglobin has been slightly low. My mom was told to increase my iron rich foods. However, out of all 8 of her children, I was the only one with this issue. ... (6 replies)
... I too have been reading all over this forum since I got my lab results about 10 days ago. I am waiting for answers to your questions about as anxiously as you are! Why? ... (10 replies)
... What is considered a lot of hair falling out? ... (4 replies)
... Hi, It stands to reason when you have higher blood levels of iron, you have more oxygen and nutrients being carried to your scalp which means more hair and healthier hair. It may take a few months after treatment of anemia to bring your hair back to healthy levels. ... (67 replies)
... When I problems started about 4 years ago, it was due to anemia. I had heavy periods, bleeding ulcers and having 5 kids over the years ran my system down. No doctor ever tested me for anything until I was at death's door. ... (34 replies)
... sorry to hear that this is all getting you down. I went through bouts of depressive states off and on and especially after i got my test results after the iron injections. It's such a blow when you get your hopes up, only to find that your ferretin hasn't moved or even worse, has gone down. ... (18 replies)
Ferritin Questions
Sep 29, 2006
... if your ferritin is low enough to start effecting your hgb, then you will develope the symptoms of anemia. How ever until it is really low, but enough to affect your hgb, there are only slight symptoms. ... (5 replies)




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