b12 deficiency

  • “Why do you need B12 injections?”

    I frequently get asked about my need to have regular top-ups of B12, via injection with my GP practice. As a result of my first IBD surgery back in 2016, I require B12 injections due to deficiency. Before I get into my own situation – the hows and whys – let’s answer some common B12 related questions – 1. Why might people with IBD be deficient in B12? Anemia is…

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