Iron Deficiency News and Research

RSS
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.
Recovered COVID-19 patients report hair loss months after infection

Recovered COVID-19 patients report hair loss months after infection

New iron intervention study fights anemia with advanced computer simulation

New iron intervention study fights anemia with advanced computer simulation

Iron deficiency during infancy may reduce protective effect of vaccines

Iron deficiency during infancy may reduce protective effect of vaccines

Iron fortification of bouillon or stock shows potential for tackling iron deficiency

Iron fortification of bouillon or stock shows potential for tackling iron deficiency

Research highlights nutritional risks among female athletes

Research highlights nutritional risks among female athletes

Iron-biofortified beans help improve physical performance of anemic women in Rwanda

Iron-biofortified beans help improve physical performance of anemic women in Rwanda

Hyperferritinemia associated with increased illness severity in COVID-19

Hyperferritinemia associated with increased illness severity in COVID-19

First-of-its kind study identifies the hidden costs of avoidable deficiencies in heart failure

First-of-its kind study identifies the hidden costs of avoidable deficiencies in heart failure

Childhood vaccine responses in sub-Saharan Africa depend on geography, age and anemia

Childhood vaccine responses in sub-Saharan Africa depend on geography, age and anemia

High stillbirth rates worldwide linked to gender inequality

High stillbirth rates worldwide linked to gender inequality

New research may help guide future treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

New research may help guide future treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Many teens may develop nutritional deficiencies years after bariatric surgery

Many teens may develop nutritional deficiencies years after bariatric surgery

Multidisciplinary program in conflict zone improves childhood nutrition

Multidisciplinary program in conflict zone improves childhood nutrition

Pregnant women with anemia more likely to need blood transfusions after cesarean delivery

Pregnant women with anemia more likely to need blood transfusions after cesarean delivery

Low blood iron levels increase risk of Dengue

Low blood iron levels increase risk of Dengue

Dengue fever is endemic in places where iron deficiency is more common

Dengue fever is endemic in places where iron deficiency is more common

Raising Awareness of Coeliac Disease with Coeliac UK

Raising Awareness of Coeliac Disease with Coeliac UK

New toolkit enhances early detection, treatment of iron deficiency in pregnancy

New toolkit enhances early detection, treatment of iron deficiency in pregnancy

Infusion treatments for low iron can deplete patients’ wallets

Infusion treatments for low iron can deplete patients’ wallets

Folic acid supplementation mitigates risk of neural tube defects linked to HIV drug

Folic acid supplementation mitigates risk of neural tube defects linked to HIV drug