Am I at Risk?
Are you worried that you might be at risk of iron deficiency?
Certain lifestyles or long-term conditions can increase your chance of iron deficiency (ID). These may cause blood loss, affect how well you absorb iron from food, limit your intake of iron-rich foods, or increase the amount of iron that your body needs. 1
- Abbaspour N, Hurrell R, Kelishadi R. Review on iron and its importance for human health. J Res Med Sci 2014;19(2):164-174.