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Why should you invest in iron: Here is all you need to know about anemia

For making haemoglobin red, strong and healthy, the body chiefly needs iron, folic acid, vitamin C, protein and vitamin B12.

Losing hair? Here's why it could be happening

While it is advisable to get it checked by a professional, here are some things that could be happening with your body — ones that are well within your control.


Diet diary: Why haemoglobin levels may not be measure of iron status

Non-anaemic iron deficiency was suggested as a causative factor for diffuse hair loss in women in 1963. Since then, numerous studies have evaluated the associations between decreased iron and hair loss.

Milk drinking during pregnancy linked to infant iron deficiency

Pregnant women who drink a lot of milk put their babies at risk of having an iron deficiency.

Eating mainly fish and chicken diet bad for you

Such diets exacerbate chances of iron deficiency in women and children.