Anemia | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • How do I know if I have anemia? Is it dangerous?
  • I’m pregnant. Should I be tested for anemia?
  • How is anemia treated?
  • I’ve had anemia before. How can I prevent getting it again?
  • Should I be taking an iron supplement?
  • Do iron pills treat all kinds of anemia?
  • Can I pass anemia on to my child?
  • Will I always have anemia?


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Reviewed/Updated: 02/14
Created: 01/96