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Iron Deficiency Day takes place every year on November 26.

The day is dedicated to:

We want people to get iron-informed! To understand why iron is so important to our bodies and what can happen if we're not getting enough, by by recognising the symptoms and taking action. By informing people about the importance of healthy iron levels, we will encourage more people to speak to their healthcare providers about iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia.

IRON DEFICIENCY

AFFECTS ONE THIRD

OF THE WORLD'S POPULATION

IRON DEFICIENCY

AFFECTS ONE THIRD

OF THE WORLD'S POPULATION

Find out about Iron Deficiency and Iron Deficiency Anemia. We have all the information you need.

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Our resources section has all the materials you need to support your

understanding of iron deficiency and talking to a healthcare professional

Meet the symptoms of iron deficiency using our Symptom Checker

Fatigue / physical exhaustion

Feeling worn out

Hearing Loss

Hair Loss

Brittle nails

Paleness

Bruising easily

Mouth Ulcer

Irritability

Memory Loss

Eating non foodstuffs / pica

Chewing on Ice

Cold intolerance

Restless legs syndrome

Loss of Breath

Susceptibility to infections

Headache

Loss of Libido

Fatigue / physical exhaustion

Feeling worn out

Hearing Loss

Hair Loss

Brittle nails

Paleness

Bruising easily

Mouth Ulcer

Irritability

Memory Loss

Eating non foodstuffs / pica

Chewing on Ice

Cold intolerance

Restless legs syndrome

Loss of Breath

Susceptibility to infections

Headache

Loss of Libido

Download the App to check your symptoms and what they could mean.

Or, simply learn more about how iron deficiency affects the body.

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help raise awareness of iron deficiency and iron anaemia.

Want to know more about Iron Deficiency Day?

We have all the materials you need, and more, in our newsroom: