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myelodysplastic anemia

Hello. My mom has had myelodysplastia for 1 year and receives blood transfusions every 6 weeks. She takes calcium with D, vitamin C, vitamin B12 (or complex)and lecithin daily. She's in a assisted living so I can't affect her meals but she eats healthy, chooses beef twice a week, has greens etc for iron. I'm just hopeful you may have a suggestion of what she could take to promote good blood health, keep the hemoglobin ct up, possibly iron for energy etc.? Any thoughts are appreciated. Ellie

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Posted 12/7/2011 2:47:13 PM. Last edited 12/7/2011 2:50:38 PM
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She needs Ironsmart 3 teaspoons per day. This will keep her hemoglobin and ferritin at normal levels. Most people forget about ferritin. Ferritin is iron storage and we need to make sure that we have enough ferritin. Read the Ironsmart booklet under the product button to the left under Ironsmart.

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Posted 12/7/2011 7:28:57 PM

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