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https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25053935 (FULL ARTICLE) Oops edited....IF I CAN SUM THIS UP IN SHORT.......HAVING HOMOZYGOUS (DOUBLE) OR HETEROZYGOUS (SINGLE) HEREDITARY HEMOCHROMATOSIS GENES EFFECTS THE ABILITY TO PRODUCE TRANSFERRIN. WITHOUT TRANSFERRIN A BODY STORES IRON RATHER THAN ELIMINATE IT. (Pleas lmk if I miss understood...) A revolution occurred during the last decade in the comprehension of the physiology... Continue Reading →
Many people are aware that low levels of iron in their body can lead anemia , with symptoms such as fatigue. But few realise that too much iron can result in a potentially fatal condition. Normally, if we have enough iron in our body, then no further iron is absorbed from the diet, and our... Continue Reading →
If you live anywhere on this earth it has been COLD this winter. Mind numbing cold has resulted in endless days of Netflix and sewing. I was fortunate enough to purchase a GO BIG Accuquilt cutter. It has been quite helpful because it has eliminated the need to cut fabric by hand. Sure there is... Continue Reading →
Medical myths article From the first paragraph in the article in the above line.- "In the practice of bloodletting, doctors drained patients' blood in hopes that it would help them stave off illness. It was a dubious practice that was used to treat everyone from medieval peasants to George Washington, and suffice it to say,... Continue Reading →
QUESTION? My question for anyone reading- Is there any other treatments for GERD that you have tried? Did it help manage the symptoms of GERD? If so, was this a long term solution or a short term solution? HERE is the GOOD Patients with hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) need frequent phlebotomies to reduce iron overload. Proton... Continue Reading →