Identifying Iron Deficiency

Signs that Mean You Might Not be Getting Enough Iron

If you have a mild iron deficiency, you may not even notice. But as your body has less and less iron, signs and symptoms start to become noticeable. Find out what to look for and be sure you tell your doctor what you notice, so you can get properly diagnosed.

Symptoms

Are you tired, weak and pale? Those are signs of iron deficiency. But there are other signs your body isn’t getting enough iron.

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Questions to ask your Doctor

Iron deficiency isn’t something to diagnose or treat yourself. Talk to your doctor about your symptoms.

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Tests and Diagnosis

The most common way to diagnose iron deficiency is through blood tests. Find out what your doctor may look for.

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