During pregnancy, your body goes through several significant changes and all sorts of challenges can arise — one of which is the increase in blood production to provide nutrients for your baby. While this is essential for your young one's growth, this also means that pregnant women have a higher risk of developing anaemia.
Fortunately, anaemia can be treatable when caught early and easily monitored throughout pregnancy. Iron-deficient anaemia, in particular, can have serious health consequences for the mother and child if left untreated. That said, it’s vital to educate yourself and understand what you need to do to keep yourself and your baby safe from harm.Read More