163: Why You Need a Full Iron Panel and Not Just the CBC

Ever wondered if a simple complete blood count (CBC) is enough to detect anemia? 🩸Today, I’m uncovering a hidden truth that could be affecting many of your patients. So, let’s set the record straight, shall we?

If you’re ready to discover the importance of pairing a Comprehensive Iron Panel with a CBC when uncovering hidden anemia, you’re not gonna want to miss this episode!

In this episode you’ll hear:

👉The limitations of relying solely on a CBC for diagnosing anemia.

👉The significance of four key iron markers: total iron, ferritin, total iron binding capacity, and transferrin percent saturation.

👉How to differentiate between various types of anemia.

👉The benefits of using a comprehensive iron panel in detecting anemia.



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Hi, I’m Ronda Nelson and I help wellness practitioners grow thriving, profitable practices that allow them to work with ease, live a life they love and make an income they can be proud of.

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