Iron Imbalance Can Lead To Clinical Depression

by Helena Ederveen
(Perth Western Australia)

Iron Imbalance Can Lead To Clinical Depression

Too often when people feel depressed for some time it is overlooked what the underlying reasons could be.


Clinical Depression is a type of depression in which a person becomes angry, irritable and sad for a prolonged period of time. Physical symptoms include weight-loss, insomnia and fatigue.

It is beyond the persons will to get out of such a state. Therefore it is very important to properly determine the cause and treatment for such a disorder. Research has established that checking iron imbalance can prevent wrong diagnosis and help the treatment of clinical depression.

Iron and clinical depression

It is an established fact that iron is very essential for neurological functions and development. Iron deficiency is very prevalent all over the world.

This deficiency can lead to depressed neurotransmitter response, leading to clinical depression. When iron is not transported from the blood plasma pool to the cerebrospinal fluid, depression can set in.

The Importance Iron Balance

The importance of iron for sustaining good health cannot be underestimated. Lack of iron can lead to exhaustion, clinical depression, vulnerability to viruses, cancer, and various degenerative conditions.

A lot of people have an issue with their protein status and this creates a whole lot of problems on its own. In chemistry Iron and protein needs to be bound and when this is not the case there is trouble coming.

.Unbound iron speeds up this process of producing free radicals. Free radicals play havoc by damaging cell structures and ultimately killing the cell, resulting in various diseases.

Iron deficiency or Copper deficiency?

Sometimes tests show that a person has low iron content in blood serum. Prescribing iron supplements may pose a risk because low iron may actually indicate low copper content.

And in most cases when people are being prescribed an iron medication they are being prescribed an inorganic iron which is extremely toxic, however in 95% of the cases the client wouldn’t now…….

When clinical tests show low serum iron, elevated Total Iron Binding Capacity (TIBC) and low Transferrin Saturation, it could not only mean that there is free iron but also a copper deficiency.

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