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is iron deficiency linked to lactose intolerance

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Dr. Scott Katz
26 years experience Pediatrics
Many symptoms: Anemia, or low iron, can cause your infant to be pale, irritable, more tired than normal, weak or have rapid heart rate or fast breathing. It can usua ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Fussy, pale, weak: Young babies often are a bit deficient in iron because they grow so fast, and new growth (new muscle cells, new blood cells, etc...) requires iron. Br ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
It can NOT: Iron deficiency is mostly from blood loss such as heavy menstrual bleeding or child birth. Hookworm is an important cause in some places. Injuries, in ... Read More
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Dr. Theresa Henderson
41 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Does not cause: It is stated that people who are iron deficient tend to chew on ice. Chewing on ice does not cause iron deficiency.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
17 years experience Family Medicine
Healthy diet: Sources of iron - egg yolk, molasses, raisin bran, raisins, prunes, dried apricots, figs, kidney beans, pinto beans, navy beans, lentils, split green ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Depends on effect: Iron is best absorbed on an empty stomach but, if you experience nausea, diarrhea, or cramps after taking iron then it is best to eat a small amount ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
21 years experience Geriatrics
Fatigue: The most obvious symptom is fatigue due to anemia.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lori Luchtman-jones
34 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Fatigue, Pallor: For mild iron deficiency, there may be no symptoms. As deficiency, and anemia, become more severe, people may feel tired, and their lips may be pale. ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
What signs?: What signs do you have? If your hemoglobin is normal and serum iron level is normal, you do not have iron deficiency. Wish you good health! - Have a d ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Tea or toast does not cause iron deficiency at all. But if you live off pretty much just things like tea, toast, alcohol, etc., then you will become ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rodrigues
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Probably not: Postural tachycardia syndrome is complex overlapping syndrome of unknown causes. Cfs/fm are a part of this array. You and your doc should be able to ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ball
19 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes.: In toddlers, this is a common contributor of iron deficiency. In order to effectively correct the iron deficiency, it requires iron supplementation a ... Read More
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