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Being pregnant is one of the most wonderful times in a woman’s life. However, it can be very taxing on your body’s ability to create new blood.
During pregnancy you need double the amount of Iron you normally need. This is because your body needs to make enough blood to supply oxygen to your baby. If you don't have enough iron store’s -or get enough iron during pregnancy, you could develop iron deficiency anemia.
Good nutrition can help prevent iron deficiency
during pregnancy. Make sure to include iron rich foods such as, spinach, tofu, iron-fortified breakfast cereals, prune juice, beans and beets and lentils. If you are a meat eater include lots of eggs, oysters, mussels and beef.
Pregnant woman need 27 milligrams of iron per day. Talk with you doctor if you are concerned you may develop, or have an iron deficiency. Many times the symptoms of iron deficiency are overlooked bc they are a lot like general pregnancy symptoms. Anemia during pregnancy is a major concern because it is associated with low birth weight, premature birth, and maternal mortality.
* Pale skin, lips and nails
* Irregular heartbeats
* Shortness of breath
* Dizziness or lightheadedness
* Chest pain
* Cold hands and feet
* Trouble concentrating
Many times doctors will suggest an iron supplement to up your iron levels. Talk with your doctor to see if NovaFerrum could be right for you. All of our delicious supplements are clinically proven to be safe, effective, and well-tolerated.