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You'll need to take these iron pills...

You'll remember I wrote here about my latest menopause adventures? Well, I got the blood test results back, and whilst my thyroid function was fine, my iron levels were woefully low. So now I've got the joys of iron pills until I can get my levels back up.

Thankfully I don't get too many side effects from them, just a little bit of heartburn now and again (mostly when I eat stuff that I know will probably give me heartburn, but it's stuff I really enjoy - like red pesto sauce or salt and vinegar crisps), and the obligatory black poo (lovely).

Anyway, remembering to take the pills and eating lots of green leafy stuff, cutting down on caffeine, not eating crap, you know, the usual stuff - and I should be fine.

I'm not feeling overly tired, or anything other than 'a bit hot and bothered', because Wales has decided to have another country's summer this year and it's actually hot and sunny.

So yes... Keep taking the tablets and it should all be fine.

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