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what to do for anemia

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Yes: Anemia is low blood count. The most common form is due to low iron ingestion but other forms include blood loss, inherited changes in blood cells (li ... Read More

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Sometimes: Anemia is sometimes much more likely is certain ethnicities. These anemias include sickle cell and thalassemia minor.
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Many ways: Known to produce decrease intelligence affect development and behavior cause cardiovascular problem such as heart murmur and congestive failure of ... Read More
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Anemia can lead to:: Ischemia, Metabolic acidosis.
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PICA: In medicine we call "pica" to the strong desire to eat or drink very unusual substances or foods. Children and adults with pica may eat: animal feces, ... Read More
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Not: Specifically.
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About 3 dozen: Different things lead to anemia. Blood loss, infection, blood destruction, medications, vitamin deficiencies, chronic inflammatory diseases, primary ... Read More
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Blood loss: Blood loss from the gastro intestinal tract is the most common cause. This could be due to gastritis, ulcer, hemorrhoids, diverticuli, or tumor. Nutri ... Read More
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YES: But more important check your thyroid. Low throid (hypothyroidism ) is more likely and easily treatable.
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Anemia is .....: An hematocrit outside the normative values for age and sex. Its presence can be detected by a complete blood count (cbc). The hematocrit is the volu ... Read More

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