Watch out for iron deficiency during pregnancy

The symptoms of iron deficiency can be vague, so it’s best to be proactive and check if you are iron-deficient while pregnant. Photo: Positive Parenting

Iron is an essential mineral needed for a wide variety of metabolic processes. It is also a crucial component of haemoglobin.

The lack of iron can cause a condition known as iron deficiency anaemia, which leads to insufficient oxygen supply to your body.

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