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Should you take Vitamin C to help iron supplementation work better?

Should you take Vitamin C to help iron supplementation work better?  No. Research has shown that those taking iron WITH Vitamin C for 3 months had no incremental increase in hemoglobin (or in serum ferritin level) after 3 months compared … Continue reading

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Have you had a gastric bypass? Feeling tired? Here is one consideration…

Obesity is an epidemic in America.  Gastric bypass is becoming a mainstream treatment for obesity.  Gastric bypass makes the stomach smaller, making the patient feel fuller with less food, and thereby helping the patient curb caloric intake.  After gastric bypass … Continue reading

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