Iron Poisoning & Copper Deficiency

 

 

Note how the "scholarly, peer reviewed" articles explain that iron is toxic, while maintaining the fraud that iron is required in human health. 

 

 

Diverticular Disease
Diverticulosis of the colon is a common condition that afflicts about 50 percent of Americans by age 60 and nearly all by age 80. 
NOTE: this is due to substantial, progressive iron accumulation in the colon over a lifespan. Symptoms vary from mild to severe.

Iron and colorectal cancer risk: human studies.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11396694

Some reports have associated iron with cancer risk, particularly of the colorectum.

Because iron is broadly supplemented in the American diet, the benefits of iron supplementation need to be measured against the long-term risks of increased iron exposure, one of which may be increased risk of colorectal cancer.

 

Colon cancer symptoms, screening - TODAY.com

www.today.com/id/3079478

Colon cancer is the number two cause of cancer death for both men and ... In the setting of microscopic, persistent bleeding from colon cancer, iron is lost with ...
NOTE: of course blood in lost in colon cancer. This is due to iron damaging the blood vessels and accumulating in the colon.

                                                                                                                

Iron: What You Need to Know - WebMD

http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-and-supplements/lifestyle-guide-11/iron-supplements?page=2

Iron supplements can cause side effects, usually stomach upset such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dark stools, or constipation.

NOTE: iron causes gastro-intestinal symptoms, because it cannot be utilized by the body (it is poison), so the body rejects it. Constipation is inflammation of the bowels, narrowing of the colon, preventing passage of stool.

                                             

Do iron pills cause constipation? | ZocDoc Answers

https://www.zocdoc.com/answers/2971/do-iron-pills-cause-constipation

The quick answer to your question is yes, iron pills will cause constipation. The first step would be to find out if you still need the iron pills.


Diverticulitis Foods To Avoid List | The Terracottas

http://theterracottas.blogspot.com/2013/04/diverticulitis-foods-to-avoid-list_7144.html

Apr 14, 2013 - You should not supplement with iron unless you're anemic.
NOTE: that's because it's iron that is causing the diverticulitis.

 

Impaired intestinal iron absorption in Crohn's disease

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17119383

BACKGROUND:  Anemia in patients with Crohn's disease (CD) is a common problem of multifactorial origin, including blood loss, malabsorption of iron, and anemia of inflammation.

 

 

Oxidative Stress and Inflammation Caused by Intravenous Iron in Crohn's Disease Patients With Iron Deficiency Anemia

http://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01823029

Extra iron may not be necessary in the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in Crohn's Disease.

(NOTE:  the iron is causing the oxidative stress and inflammation; iron attracts oxygen.)

 

 

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) - And The Iron Connection

http://munstermom.tripod.com/irritabl.htm

Until now there hasn't been a cause of IBS stated, the way I understand it. Now in more and more cases, iron overload will be determined to be the cause of very ...  We can see the pathologies that too much iron causes, but we have failed to see the iron that cause them in far too many cases.  The amount of iron in our body tissues can now be measured and it can even be seen if properly stained for....

 

 

Alternative diagnoses list for Hemochromatosis:

http://www.rightdiagnosis.com/h/hemochromatosis/misdiag.htm

For a diagnosis of Hemochromatosis, the following list of conditions have been mentioned in sources as possible alternative diagnoses to consider during the diagnostic process for Hemochromatosis:  Fibromyalgia, Chronic fatigue syndrome, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)diabetes, Rheumatoid arthritis….