Iron Deficiency Anemia can be dangerous.
'Anemia is the most common blood disorder in the United States. Statistics indicate that 3.4 million Americans are anemic, but experts say that this is a gross underestimate and that anemia has been viewed for far too long as an “innocent bystander,” considered almost normal in certain groups, like menstruating women and the elderly.' from The New York Times.
What are the symptoms?
Bluish tint to white of the eyes
Pale nail beds (not healthy pink)
Compulsion to chew ice or dirt
Chronic nail biting
Gluten intolerance (compromises absorption)
Hypothyroidism, Low stomach hydrochloric acid
Gut infections associated with heartburn and reflux issues
Heavy menses, uterine fibroids (in women)
The good news:
This condition is easily identified with a simple blood test and can be corrected with diet and supplementation. Great rates available now for blood tests and blood analysis. Call 303-762-8994 today.