Iron Deficiency News and Research

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A deficiency of iron can result from a number of different causes. Inadequate iron in the diet, impaired absorption of iron, and excessive bleeding are all examples of conditions that can lead to iron deficiency.
Study shows link between restless legs syndrome symptoms and brain structure

Study shows link between restless legs syndrome symptoms and brain structure

Iron deficiency early in life can have long-lasting consequences for the brain

Iron deficiency early in life can have long-lasting consequences for the brain

New five-minute procedure to scan blood vessels offers hope for claustrophobic patients

New five-minute procedure to scan blood vessels offers hope for claustrophobic patients

Milken Institute SPH wins $4 million grant to address iron deficiency and anemia in India

Milken Institute SPH wins $4 million grant to address iron deficiency and anemia in India

Scientists create low-cost, rapid test to detect iron and vitamin A deficiencies

Scientists create low-cost, rapid test to detect iron and vitamin A deficiencies

Comprehensive study of health in India finds improvements, but major inequalities between states

Comprehensive study of health in India finds improvements, but major inequalities between states

New health analysis in India finds increase in non-communicable diseases

New health analysis in India finds increase in non-communicable diseases

Researchers develop novel blood analyzer to improve anemia detection

Researchers develop novel blood analyzer to improve anemia detection

Iron supplements for low birth weight babies can prevent behavioral problems at school age

Iron supplements for low birth weight babies can prevent behavioral problems at school age

Study suggests frequent blood donation as feasible and safe option for donors

Study suggests frequent blood donation as feasible and safe option for donors

Loss of dietary protein from food as carbon dioxide emissions fail to fall - warn researchers

Loss of dietary protein from food as carbon dioxide emissions fail to fall - warn researchers

Researchers highlight need to test female adolescents for iron deficiency and anemia

Researchers highlight need to test female adolescents for iron deficiency and anemia

Strategies for making 'better' bread to fight against iron and zinc deficiencies

Strategies for making 'better' bread to fight against iron and zinc deficiencies

MSTF recommends colonoscopy and FIT as first tier screening tests for colorectal cancer

MSTF recommends colonoscopy and FIT as first tier screening tests for colorectal cancer

Traditional treatment can more effectively treat iron-deficiency anemia, clinical trial shows

Traditional treatment can more effectively treat iron-deficiency anemia, clinical trial shows

Insecticides and chemicals used to combat Zika linked to reduced motor function in infants

Insecticides and chemicals used to combat Zika linked to reduced motor function in infants

Researchers identify unique bleeding syndrome linked to cirrhosis and portal hypertension

Researchers identify unique bleeding syndrome linked to cirrhosis and portal hypertension

Studies show benefits and risks of testosterone treatment in older men

Studies show benefits and risks of testosterone treatment in older men

Cocaine addiction may disrupt iron regulation in the brain, study finds

Cocaine addiction may disrupt iron regulation in the brain, study finds

Detrimental impact of iron deficiency made aware by Vifor Pharma at a series of events

Detrimental impact of iron deficiency made aware by Vifor Pharma at a series of events