15 Signs You May Have an Iron Deficiency
You're losing your hair
Iron deficiency, especially when it progresses into full-blown iron deficiency anemia, can cause hair loss. "It sends your body into survival mode, so your body channels oxygen to support vital functions as opposed to ones like keeping your hair intact," explains Dr. Moritz. Don't panic if there are a few hairs in your drain, though. Most scalps lose about 100 hairs on a good day.
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