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What does IDA stand for?

IDA stands for Iron Deficiency Anemia (medicine)

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QUETTA -- Medical expert have said that iron deficiency anemia was a leading cause of maternal mortality and prenatal mortality as well as complications to fetus including risk of premature delivery and low birth weights.
As morbid obesity has become a large problem in this country and more and more people are undergoing gastric bypass surgery iron deficiency anemia is an unintended consequence," Dr.
The main cause of iron deficiency anemia in an athletic woman is too little dietary iron to meet physiologic needs.
While vegetarians are not more prone to iron deficiency anemia than nonvegetarians, I suggest that you check with your health care provider to clear this issue up (I recommend seeing an MD, DO, or a nurse practitioner).
In the meantime, he is excited about the finding because "it has proven very difficult to prevent the onset of iron deficiency anemia or to correct the problem once it develops.