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... ood doctor, that's always a plus. A couple of things come to my mind. You are mildly anemic and really want your Hgb to be optimal at 14.0, this will also help in the storage of iron. You also want to be on a high dose iron for at least 6 months to raise your ferritin, it may be longer. ... (14 replies)
... you are more likely to have a lower TSH levels rather than if you tested in the morning while fasting. ... (1 replies)
... I think I agree with FLFG and would ask for the GI testing and additional bloodwork now before you start the supplements. In my case I tried to donate blood on July 2 and was turned away because of my blood levels and was given a note to bring to my PCP. ... (11 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)
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Low Iron
Mar 3, 2004
... for testing to see if there's any blood in your stool. ... (21 replies)
... my recent bloodwork results. My GP recently sent me to do some bloodwork just to check my gen. health. ... (5 replies)
... Yes all the bloodwork seems to indicate an iron deficiency. The biggest question is whether or not you are vegetarian since sometimes total vegetarianism can cause low iron. ... (4 replies)
... told me to get right to the hospital because my iron levels were very low. ... (7 replies)
Iron Deficiency
Dec 13, 2005
... those that grow under the soil, meat if possible, and iron enriched foods from the grocery store. Main thing is to follow your doctors recommendations and seek out a doctor if you have not done so. ... (5 replies)
... initials mean on my bloodwork papers. ... (1 replies)
... and she is doing a grand job I must say.....She is very proud of herself swallowing the tablet she has never really had to do this before....She is on picolante iron it is meant to be very gentle on the stomach so far so good it is also meant to have a good absorbing rate. ... (4 replies)
... Always had extremely heavy menstrual cycles and was put on birth control and iron pills. ... (0 replies)
... cant hair loss after surgery. I was told from the 'trauma' my body had gone through. I was told it would be about 3 months before I was back to normal. I went in at the 4 month mark to my PCP and they did bloodwork for thyroid and a general panel. ... (8 replies)
... As of January of this year, I was no longer anemic as evidenced by blood tests in January and April. I am on low doses of iron supplementation. After my test in April, I did not get to talk to my doctor directly. He left me with a voice mail message of my test results. ... (11 replies)
... I looks like an iron deficiency. But as you will see in many of these posts, that iron deficiency is a symptom and not a diagnosis. Your doctor, I assume will want further testing to find the reason why you are deficient. ... (2 replies)
Simple question
May 16, 2011
... If that's low then you would want to definitely get more thorough testing done... That's just my 2 cents depending on your reason for avoiding the doctor. If that's not your issue then I have to say GO to the doctor... ... (3 replies)
... to tell me that I need to start taking iron right away. I'm sorry that your doctor is not treating you better and that you are still feling miserable. ... (5 replies)
B 12 questions
Mar 14, 2004
... results back because they have to send it to a larger lab that does more complex testing than the local lab in the medical complex I go to. ... (19 replies)


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