Chest pain, headache, rapid heartbeat, and shortness of breath. Doctor said, I'm low on iron. Is that's why? Headaches are maybe caused by eye strain.

Anemic? If your iron is low enough to make you anemic (low blood count), your heart will work harder to deliver oxygen to your body with a faster and more forceful beat. Thais may also make you short of breath. The chest pain may not be related. .

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