Anemia

Don't Believe Everything You Hear: Supplements Are Safe

…that excess iron is linked with increased risk of cardiovascular disease and other conditions and should be taken only by individuals diagnosed with anemia. 2. The calculated overall risk of death was only slightly higher among the women who took multivitamins: 40.8% vs 39.8%. 3. The study design was observational…

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Hope for Hepatitis C

…fatigue, and psychiatric problems, i.e. anxiety, depression, and intense irritability. Ribavirin has serious side effects as well, including hemolytic anemia, which is marked by the destruction of red blood cells and increased risk of heart attack. It has also been linked with headaches, shortness of breath…

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