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How do you know if your iron is low?

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You take a blood test.

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like it i all ready took a blood test it came back as good
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You don't get rusty when it rains.

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what do you mean when it not rusty
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Fatigue.

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You will faint cause your body won't make any good blood cells(this is what my mom told me)

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You are tired, cold all the time and sometimes you'll get a headache. You can get iron supplements over the counter but you should have your doc do a blood test. I am anemic and it sucks sometimes

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I hate it. I am cold all the time!
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im cold now and im at school
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1. If you are exhausted all the time
My suggestion as a doctor is to eat lots of meat.

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I have low iron, and I know for a fact that sometimes, you will get cold.

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The only sure way to know is if you have a quick blood test (they do this one before you donate it takes a few seconds) but you know you iron is low when you seem tired all the time. Read more: http://www.livestrong.com/article/408169-signs-symptoms-of-low-iron-in-women/#ixzz2JYeUq8Bk :
Signs of low iron include extreme fatigue, weakness, shortness of breath, dizziness, irritability and headache. Your may experience problems with maintaining body temperature, causing your hands and feet to feel cold. Pale skin, brittle nails, an inflamed or sore tongue and rapid heartbeat are other signs of low iron. Restless legs syndrome, a condition that causes an uncontrollable urge to move the legs, occurs in some people with low iron. Poor appetite and pica, an urge to eat unusual non-food substances are other signs of low iron.
This site will give you dietary ideas to raise your iron levels:
http://www.livestrong.com/article/440782-foods-to-raise-hemoglobin-blood-levels/

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Fatigue is a non specific symptom. It can be due to many things. But a blood test will let you know. You are likely to have anemia if you are vegetarian, or if you have kidney disease. So there may be a bigger underlying problem if you are anemic. See a doctor and they will make sure you get the care you need.

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You get cold easy

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You start to feel dizzy and nauseated

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You can take a blood test. If your iron is low you get tired easily, and are sleepy most of the time. You might also get dizzy sometimes. lol I have anemia so if you feel like this, I suggest you see a doctor. :)

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I had been craving broccoli. A vegetable that I didn't like. I told my Dr. this was one of my "odd"cravings when I was pregnant, so the Dr. cheked my iron level. He said our bodies wil crave those foods that we are in need of to stay healthy and balnced. I thought that was strange; but it's true. Our bodies do talk o us! :D (true story)

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BLOOD TEST BUT APPLE REALLY REALLY HELPS U WITH IRON LET ME TELL U HOW I KNOW ITS KUZ I GO DONATE PLASMA U.U n thats the best n what sandypopp: said to but eat an apple just wit one unless u r really low eat 2 n meat :) hop its helpful

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when your doctor tells you.

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when should you see your doctor cause im on low iron too
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Rub a gold ring on your forehead and if it leaves a grayish mark on your forehead you have iron and if you dont you should take iron pills

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why put a gold ring n your forhead
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Get up close to a mirror and gently pull down your lower eyelid so that you can see the 'backside' or inside of it. A pink/red color indicates healthy iron levels; if it is pale pink or white, then you are probably anemic. Follow up with your doctor and a blood test.

If it is a diet deficiency, adjust your food. Try not to take an iron supplement if possible. Here's a link for iron sources:
http://www.webmd.com/diet/features/top-10-iron-rich-foods

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that for the link that every helpful
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if you are tired

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what do you get if you tired alot
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drop a magnet on the ground

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You becomes very weak...

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very very weak girl you got that
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low energy

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If your iron is low you get tired easily, and are sleepy most of the time.

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I have always been told that if you run a gold ring down your face and it leaves a black mark that means your iron is low and i've felt really run down lately as well.

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You becomes very weak...

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low energy

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You can take a blood test. If your iron is low you get tired easily, and are sleepy most of the time. You might also get dizzy sometimes. lol I have anemia so if you feel like this, I suggest you see a doctor. :)

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i fell dizzy when i walk and get headachs and very tired all the time
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You can take a blood test. If your iron is low you get tired easily

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Low energy

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Fatigue and low energy might be symptoms but they can also be symptoms for some other illnesses etc, so best to do a blood test.

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Your nails are weak and your skin is pale.

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My suggestion as a doctor is to eat lots of meat.

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ok doctor is it good to fell dizzy and get headachs all the time
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ou get cold easy

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Normally via doing a blood test.

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Best would be to do a test and make sure it is your iron and not something else.

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Blood test is best.

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Seek professional advice.

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Go for a blood test.

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You will faint cause your body won't make any good blood cells(this is what my mom told me)

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when your doctor tells you.

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doc will help

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low energy

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You will faint cause your body won't make any good blood cells

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You are tired, cold all the time and sometimes you'll get a headache. You can get iron supplements over the counter but you should have your doc do a blood test. I am anemic and it sucks sometimes

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if a magnet doesnt stick to you

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tiredness

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You becomes very weak...&plz conselt a docter&test your blood quickly

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iron is low.you get tierd

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You don't get rusty when it rains.

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You don't get rusty when it rains

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I have low iron, and I know for a fact that sometimes, you will get cold.

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You are tired, cold all the time and sometimes you'll get a headache.

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You will faint cause your body won't make any good blood cells(this is what my mom told me)

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Fatigue.

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low energy

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you don't fell like playing or running around
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You take a blood test

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You take a blood test

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Fatigue.

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You can take a blood test. If your iron is low you get tired easily

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You don't get rusty when it rains.

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You can take a blood test. If your iron is low you get tired easily

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You are tired, cold all the time and sometimes you'll get a headache.

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You will faint cause your body won't make any good blood cells(this is what my mom told me)

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You can take a blood test. If your iron is low you get tired easily, and are sleepy most of the time. You might also get dizzy sometimes. lol I have anemia so if you feel like this, I suggest you see a doctor. :)

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You can take a blood test. If your iron is low you get tired easily, and are sleepy most of the time.

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You are tired, cold all the time and sometimes you'll get a headache.

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Rub a gold ring on your forehead and if it leaves a grayish mark on your forehead you have iron and if you dont you should take iron pills

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tiredness

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tiredness

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Thats astonishing...

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what if you are dizzy all the time and get headach that what i fell sometimes

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what do i get for dizzness and headaches

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