As anemia means the body receives less oxygen, the symptoms experienced relate to a lack of oxygen. They will vary depending on the causes of anemia but may include:
Initially, anemia may be very mild and symptoms may go unnoticed. However, as the condition worsens, so do the symptoms.
If you are experiencing any of the symptoms, book an appointment to see a doctor. A physical examination and blood test will be needed to determine whether you are anemic.
At Haym Salomon Home for Nursing & Rehabilitation in Brooklyn, we recognize how common anemia is among adults and seniors, our highly trained staff is always alert to the symptoms. Identifying the causes of anemia is the first step in treating the problem.