1. The fear of anemia.
Anemia is not itself a
disease. Rather, it is a set of signs and symptoms which represent some
other pathology. Because anemia affects oxygen transport, the utilization
of fuel is affected. Thus, one common symptom in mild anemia is fatigue.
Other symptoms may include shortness of breath, pale skin, heart
palpitations, noises in the ears, excessive thirst, weight loss, memory
problems, or even jaundice, which is characterized by yellowish skin due
to liver enzyme problems.
Causes of anemia range from deficiencies in red cell production to
improperly functioning hemoglobin... (Read