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Iron Deficiency Anemia Impacts 25% Worldwide

Anemia, particularly iron deficiency anemia (IDA), affects nearly a quarter of the global population, driven predominantly by iron deficiency. This condition disproportionately impacts preschool children,…
CURATED BY: Shawana S. Moore,
PhD, DNP, APRN, WHNP-BC, PNAP, FAAN

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Iron Deficiency Anemia in Pregnancy: High Prevalence and Health Risks in Developing Countries

Iron deficiency anemia is highly prevalent among pregnant women, particularly in developing countries where rates range from 35-75%, and poses...
CURATED BY:
Barb Dehn,
RN, MS, NP, FAANP, NCMP

Anemia, Affecting Millions in the US, Varies in Treatment

Anemia is a prevalent blood disorder affecting millions of Americans. It is characterized by insufficient red blood cells or dysfunctional...
CURATED BY:
Shawana S. Moore,
PhD, DNP, APRN, WHNP-BC, PNAP, FAAN

Iron Deficiency and Anemia: A Cycle of Nutritional Deficiency Impacting Women Globally

Iron deficiency (ID) is the most prevalent nutritional deficiency worldwide, significantly affecting women due to increased iron demands during pregnancy...
CURATED BY:
Shawana S. Moore,
PhD, DNP, APRN, WHNP-BC, PNAP, FAAN

Limited Progress in Combating Anemia, Multifaceted Approaches Needed

A study noted that, despite efforts, progress in reducing anemia has been slow, with only a slight decrease in prevalence...
CURATED BY:
Shannon Brasil,
MSN, NP, ANP-BC

New Strategies Needed to Combat Widespread Anemia, Especially in Women

Researchers analyzed iron deficiency (ID) and iron deficiency anemia (IDA)–common health issues affecting two billion people worldwide, particularly prevalent among...
CURATED BY:
Shannon Brasil,
MSN, NP, ANP-BC

Disparities in Iron Deficiency Treatment Among Women

In a collaborative fireside chat by the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health (NPWH) and Shield Therapeutics, experts...
CURATED BY:
Shannon Brasil,
MSN, NP, ANP-BC
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