Jun 27, 2002
what are the symtoms of anemia, and would i need to go see a doctor to get tested?
Response from Dr. Frascino
Common symptoms of anemia include tiredness, shortness of breath, rapid heartbeat, paleness, headaches, decreased sex drive, weakness, exercise intolerance, fatigue, and inability to concentrate. Anemia is diagnosed with a blood test, which measures hemoglobin. The normal range for women is 12-16 g/dL and 14-18 g/dL for men. Since it is a blood test, yes, most people visit their doctor to have this done. Sometimes hemoglobin testing (finger prick method) is done at health fairs or community centers.
Hope that helps.
PLEASE HELP VERY, VERY DESPERATE
clarification from exteme fatigue
- Is Sore On Mouth A Symptom Of Ars?
- Chances Of Catching HIV From Sex With A Prostitute
- Blowjob From A Prostitute Scared To Death
- Risks Of Contracting HIV From Blowjob From A Prostitute
- Pain In Balls After Anal Sex Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Sinus Infection After Unprotected Oral Sex Without Ejaculation Worried I Have HIV
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.