Feeling overly fatigued, dizzy and unmotivated? These could be signs that you're anemic.
Inflammation can get out of control and take over the whole body, triggering anemia of chronic disease.
Cravings for non-food items like ice, dirt or paint chips may be a sign you need more iron in you diet.
Iron supplements are very hard on the stomach. They can make your stomach hurt and also make you vomit, if you are particularly sensitive.
A 2013 clinical trial at the University of California-San Francisco suggested that anemia may be a precursor to dementia.
If gastric bypass surgery has left you dizzy and lacking energy, you may be anemic.
It is recommended that men be evaluated for anemia post-stroke, and that they take iron to increase production of red blood cells.
Anemia can affect the productivity of individuals, and yet effective remedies are available.