… it might be more than just not getting enough sleep.
One of the most common issues Singaporean women face is iron deficiency anaemia, which is related to not getting enough iron in our diets. Among the issues that can come up from it are shortness of breath, giddiness and in more severe cases, depression. It can also lead to hair loss and decreased concentration.
We speak to Professor Yong Tze Tein, Senior Consultant, Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Singapore General Hospital to find out what are the main issues surrounding iron deficiency and what can be done to prevent it. Scroll through the gallery to find out more.
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