Prevent and Treat Iron Deficiency
Have you been more tired lately? Do you get more fatigued during workouts than you used to? Have you changed your diet to eat less meat? Have you been having digestive upset or changes? Have you had increased menstrual cycles or are you pregnant? Do you have a history of anemia or iron deficiency? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may be iron deficient!
We work with you to determine if you are anemic or iron deficient by reviewing your history and lab work.
We can give you guidance on how to optimize your diet to overcome iron deficiency. When diet isn’t enough to raise your iron levels, we offer safe IV iron therapy to quickly and efficiently bring up your iron storage and help your body make healthy red blood cells.
Treat Fatigue at the Source
Common reasons our patients seek this treatment:
I have a history of iron deficiency and am low in energy.
Since become vegetarian or vegan I don't have the same energy.
I'm 6 months pregnant and my midwife has told me I'm too anemic to have a home birth.
I have Crohn's disease and am having a flare.
I'm exhausted since my periods have gotten heavier.
My doctor has put me on iron pills but they upset my stomach.
My legs feel heavy going up the stairs and I feel more easily winded.
My restless legs syndrome keeps me from sleeping well.
Symptoms and Causes of Iron Deficiency
- Brain fog
- Digestive upset
- Dry skin
- Exercise intolerance
- Exertion dyspnea
- Feeling faint
- Hair loss / thinning
- Increased bleeding
- Pale skin / nails
- Pica/ ice craving
- Rapid heart rate
- Restless legs syndrome
- Shortness of breath
- Unclear thinking