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Why do I need extra iron in pregnancy?
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Dr. Charles Greenberg
General Practice
In brief: You and baby
Most women are on the verge of being iron deficient and will need to make more blood and have fetus make blood iron is need in all tissues and is required for good health and devlopment.

In brief: You and baby
Most women are on the verge of being iron deficient and will need to make more blood and have fetus make blood iron is need in all tissues and is required for good health and devlopment.
Dr. Charles Greenberg
Dr. Charles Greenberg
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Baby
The developing baby needs a lot of iron.
It gets this iron from the mother's iron stores. As a result a pregnant woman can become iron depleted. An adult multivitamin has an iron supplement in it.

In brief: Baby
The developing baby needs a lot of iron.
It gets this iron from the mother's iron stores. As a result a pregnant woman can become iron depleted. An adult multivitamin has an iron supplement in it.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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