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... Jupiter, I understand your concern. I've been wondering the same. I've read that eggs are a good source of iron, but then I also read that they can inhibit iron absorption! ... (4 replies)
... I would agree that you probably need more iron. Especially because of the fact that you are still having periods. You are not anemic, were you? ... (6 replies)
... You know, this is a very interesting topic that you bring up. Something both of us have been dealing with. You really have to be careful in what you read on the internet, I know you are well aware of this. ... (7 replies)

HI, new here
Nov 5, 2007
... You are on the right track looking at what might be inhibiting iron absorption. It is something that should be looked at . ... (1 replies)
... If you are considering going to the doctor, it probably would be a good idea to do it now....just to rule out anything. There are other things besides iron deficiency anemia that can cause fatigue and difficulty concentrating. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, thanks so much for your reply! It does help. I have been this way for nearly two years with digestive issues and my iron has been dropping along with it. ... (6 replies)
... I have been having issues with my Colon and need to get a colonoscopy but I have been feeling soooo bad that I keep rescheduling. But I really think you NEED the colonoscopy to get to the bottom of things. You have more than just IBS. ... (6 replies)
... C increases iron absorption. ... (9 replies)
... When taking iron supplements you should try taking them on an empty stomach. ... (15 replies)
... Welcome to the boards! First, know that you have to take in a larger amount of iron than is lost for whatever reason. Are you having a history of heavy periods? ... (17 replies)
... You really need to look up the food groups because believe it or not spinach will decrease the absorption of iron too. I can't remember if it was cooked or raw. There was a post on here about that a while back. There are many things that stop absorption. ... (5 replies)
... ount yet. I have to see my gyne still and a GI specialist and maybe one of them will take another test. Last time I went to a Dr. it was two weeks after starting iron and my level was 8. ... (6 replies)
... what you decide about the Proferrin. I'm glad you've seen improvement in your hair. I've been taking Proferrin for two days and no stomach problems. It showed things down a little bit but so was the gentle iron, but nothing my stomach cannot handle. ... (6 replies)
... There are many things that can make you feel tired. But..... if you are still feeling this way you should have a standard CBC from your PCP to see if you are anemic. ... (1 replies)
... correct anemia. This takes I would say on the average 2 months. It took me 2 months to go from 8.5 Hgb to 12.9. on Ferris Sulfate 3X daily and a combination of iron rich diet. Of course I had a blood loss that has to be figured in. I ate like a scientist which is not necessary, but it helps. ... (13 replies)
Mild anemia
May 15, 2005
... I was diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia in late March. ... (17 replies)
... other types of bleeding or even autoimmune disease can contribute to the cause. When my Endo. called me to tell me that I had a ferritin of 2 and 8.5 HGB he said, you MUST find out why, it is probably just your periods. ... (4 replies)
... ne. I wonder about this all the time. At this point I do not believe what the doctors tell me due to my experience with them. I was told at first by 3 doctors that my cause was from periods because my answer was yes, they are heavy. Then they found 7 polyps so that reinforced the issue. ... (5 replies)
... It may very well be a good thing to return to work at least in the sense that you won't have to worry about that anymore and less stress will definitely help when healing. ... (3 replies)
Low ferritin
Oct 13, 2008
... The very best and quickest way to buid your ferritin is to eat red meat 3X weekly along with your iron supplement. ... (3 replies)




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