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Iron Deficiency Anemia
Transcript of Iron Deficiency Anemia
cold hands and feets Signs and Symptoms People that have iron deficiency anemia tend to have
Less red blood cells.
Red blood cells are smaller than usual.
The red blood cells are paler in color.
Different shapes. Screening & Diagnosis You can treat iron deficiency anemia with iron supplement. Sometimes additional treatments are needed, especially if you are bleeding eternally. Treatment You can prevent iron deficiency anemia by having a healthy diet. Eating the right amount of iron within your food. Some helpful foods that contain iron are beans, eggs, pork and peas. Prevention What are some foods that can help you prevent or get rid of iron deficiency anemia? Question #1 In 2006 children +2 years had 14% of the iron deficiency anemia cases. Statistics The most common form of anemia. Hemoglobin enables red blood cells to carry out oxygen. What are three signs or symptoms of iron deficiency anemia? Question #2 What are the differences between a normal and an iron deficiency red blood cell? Question #3 12% of women aged 12-49 are iron deficient Iron deficiency anemia is 2 percent in adult men 9 to 12 percent in non-Hispanic white women Almost 20 percent in black and Mexican-American women. 9% inpatients older than 65 years Doctors run tests to see if you have iron deficiency by taking
a sample of your blood. If the test indicates iron deficiency then
your doctor can order more tests to identify