Category: Iron Toxicity Posts


Iron Toxicity Post #80: Cholesterol is an Anti-Oxidant?!? HUH?…

(Formerly #81) Post discussion Every now and then the universe presents an article that is so stunning, so well-written, and so provocative, that you are wise to stop what you’re…

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Iron Toxicity Post #79: Is Stored Iron Safe?!?

(Formerly #80) Post discussion “It’s not what we don’t know about nutrition that hurts us, it is what we know for sure that turns out to be dead wrong.”—Attributed to Victor…

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Iron Toxicity Post #78 (Formerly ITP#79)

The following is from an email that I recently sent to a doctor interested in learning about RCP, and the science behind it. I hope you’ll find it useful as…

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Iron Toxicity Post #77 (Formerly ITP#78)

McCance & Widdowson are legends in nutritional research, especially during the 1940’s during WWII. It is very likely that this duo were responsible for recommending “Iron Fortification” in 1941, although…

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Iron Toxicity Post #76 (Formerly ITP#77)

It is an established clinical fact that “hypoferremia” (low serum iron) occurs in any inflammatory state. (Knudson and Wessling-Resnick, 2010) This is not a debatable point. It is not low…

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Iron Toxicity Post #64 (Formerly ITP#64)

Ferroxidase blocks the hydroxyl radical (OH*). I am speechless to learn this truth. I learned it here at Fig 8: www.mdpi.com/2072-6694/2/3/1492/htm I will say more tomorrow about the foundational importance…

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Iron Toxicity Post #75 (Formerly ITP#76)

One of the cardinal points of interaction and interface between copper <> iron is that the proper absorption of iron in the duodenum of our gut requires heme iron and/or…

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Iron Toxicity Post #74 (Formerly ITP#75)

A rolling stone gathers no moss. Over the last several months, we have placed particular emphasis on the importance of real vitamin-A, aka retinol, especially its ability to regulate iron…

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Iron Toxicity Post #67 (Formerly ITP#67)

There is 5 times more iron in breast cancer cells than normal cells. I’m confident that many will not like what this post has to say. Quite frankly, even I…

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Iron Toxicity Post #72 (Formerly ITP#72)

HUH? What did you just say? Recently, I had just settled down to my companion cup of Joe and started to read some ancient studies (~8-10 yrs old) by noted…

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Iron Toxicity Post #71 (Formerly ITP#71)

There is no anemia on planet earth, but there is a pandemic of anemia! Where are we headed today? This will also be known as “anemic advisory action alert #1!”…

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Toxicity Post #69 (Formerly ITP#69)

The Irony of Retinol! This post will introduce what will become a series of posts focusing on real vitamin-A, as known as retinol, the animal-based form of that key nutrient.…

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Iron Toxicity Post #73 (Formerly ITP #74)

Why I Detest Hormone-D Supplements Hormone-D Supplements Deplete key minerals, especially Magnesium. It is a well-established fact that Magnesium (Mg) is essential for many steps in hormone-D metabolism. 
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Iron Toxicity Post #65 (Formerly ITP#65)

How does iron regulates itself? I’m sharing the musings of just one day of my efforts to research iron, and what’s posted below is only ½ of what i found.…

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