MOSCOW, March 16 – RIA Novosti. Therapist Arina Zhegalina told Channel Five about the causes and consequences of anemia, which is characterized by low levels of hemoglobin and red blood cells in the blood.
According to her, this syndrome can be indicated by problems with hair and nails. “People with anemia are more likely to suffer from infectious diseases, they have a more severe new coronavirus infection, trophism, that is, the condition of the hair and nails, is disturbed,” Zhegalina explained.
The physician noted that iron deficiency in the body often leads to anemia. This may be due to inadequate intake of animal products, profuse blood loss, and disruption of the gastrointestinal tract. “Anemia does not lead to life-threatening diseases, but people with anemia are more likely to experience weakness, fatigue, depressed mood, and more frequent headaches. pain “, – said the doctor.
Zhegalina advised to take a general blood test annually to diagnose this syndrome, as well as seek medical help in a timely manner.