Predictor of Mortality~Iron Overload!


A Scandinavian study conducted using over 8,000 participants tracked “Ferritin” levels over a period of several decades. Ferritin is the Iron storage protein produced by the liver to safely store iron within the body. A healthy persons Ferritin level is a very good indication of the overall iron that the body contains. Free iron in …

My journey with Ferro-Toxicity!


I went from a shockingly high Ferritin level of 1160 ng/ml at the end of August last year to a current level of 141 ng/ml(last Friday). A single blood donation is good for about a 23.5% quick drop and I have made 2 blood donations in this period. Most of the overall decrease however is …

Iron Overload


Iron is an essential nutrient and provides good vibrant health when a balanced level is maintained. However imbalanced iron levels at both extremes cause disease. Low iron results in compromised thyroid function, low metabolism, low energy, fatigue, and anemia. On average women of child bearing age are far more likely to suffer from iron deficiency …