Are women underperforming in college due to iron deficiency and lack of physical fitness?
Iron deficiency anemia (IDA) may be linked to a specific type of hearing loss, a new study found.
Researchers found that when newborns were positioned on the mother's stomach or chest, blood flow from the placenta, which reduces risk of iron deficiency, was not negatively affected.
Some studies have found that babies whose cords are cut immediately may have lower stores of iron for up to six months.
Researchers found that obese pregnant women have an increased chance of giving birth to infants with iron deficiency.