1 in 10 people surveyed
report living with iron


En España, un 14% de la Población ha padecido déficit de hierro a lo largo de su vida*

*Conclusiones de la Encuesta sobre el rival de conocimiento del déficit de hierro. N=1391

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The Basics of Iron Deficiency

Learn more about the symptoms and causes of iron deficiency

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Información Básica sobre el déficit de hierro

Más información sobre los síntomas y causas del déficit de hierro

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Os fundamentos da deficiência de ferro

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease

IBD is the name for a group of conditions where your gastrointestinal tract becomes inflamed.

Enfermedad inflamatoria intestinal

La EII es el nombre que reciben un grupo de enfermedades relacionadas con la inflamación del tracto gastrointestinal.

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Chronic Heart Failure

CHF means that your heart is not working well enough to pump the blood your organs need and tissues need around the body.

Insuficiencia Cardiaca Crónica

Si usted sufre de ICC significa que su corazón no funciona lo suficientemente bien como para bombear la sangre que necesitan todos los órganos y tejidos del cuerpo.

Insuficiência Cardíaca Crónica

ICC significa que o seu coração não está a funcionar suficientemente bem para bombear o sangue que os órgãos e os tecidos necessitam.

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Women's Health

As a women there are times when you are more at risk of not having enough iron or when you might need extra iron.

Salud de la mujer

Hay momentos en la vida de una mujer en los que existe mayor riesgo de que su nivel de hierro se encuentre bajo o incluso, ocasiones en las que pueda necesitar un aporte extra.

Saúde da Mulher

Como mulher, há momentos em que está em maior risco de não ter ferro suficiente ou de precisar de ferro extra.

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Explore the symptoms of iron deficiency.

Check your symptoms with the Symptom Browser app.

Explore los síntomas del déficit de hierro.

Revise los síntomas con la APP del Explorador de Síntomas.

Explorador de sintomas de deficiência de ferro.

Consulte os seus sintomas através do nosso explorador de sintomas

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Explore the symptoms of iron deficiency.

Explorador de sintomas de deficiência de ferro.


Check your symptoms with our LiFe app.

Consulte os seus sintomas através do nosso explorador de sintomas.

Revisa tus síntomas con la LiFE app

Signs of Iron Deficiency


Shortness of Breath

Reduced physical capacity.

Falta de ar

Capacidade fisíca reduzida.

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Lack of Concentration

Nervousness and disturbed attention.

Falta de concentração

Nervosismo e défice de atenção.

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Repeated headaches might
be a sign of iron deficiency.

Dores de Cabeça

Dores de cabeça incessantes podem
ser um sinal de deficiência de ferro.

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Feeling physically or mentally tired.


Sentir-se fisicamente e mentalmente cansado.

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Hair Loss

Losing clumps of hair or
more hair than normal.

Queda de Cabelo

Perder tufos de cabelo ou mais
cabelo do que o normal.

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Notably on the face, nails
inner mouth, and lining of eyes.


Mais notável na face, unhas, interior
da boca e contornos dos olhos.

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Brittle or Spoon
Shaped Nails

Nails that chip and crack easily.

Unhas quebradiças ou
em forma de colher

Unhas que racham e quebram facilmente.

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Cold Intolerance

Hands and/or feet are cold
even if the temperature is warm.

Intolerância ao Frio

Mãos e/ou pés frios mesmo
quando está calor.

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Signs of iron deficiency