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New to anemia. What to expect?
I have anemia and it's hard for me to walk far distances. I thought I was healthy. But I am not. What are ways I can be a better person to myself
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I think my blood disorder could turn into cancer? Is that possible?
Hello @kristsam88, Welcome to Connect. I think you have already started on your journey to help yourself improve your anemia by just reaching out to learn more about the condition and what helps. Here's some information that I think you might find helpful to get started.
— Iron Deficiency Anemia: Coping, Support, and Living …: https://www.verywellhealth.com/iron-deficiency-anemia-coping-5189822.
There is another discussion where you can learn what others with anemia have shared here:
— New to anemia. What to expect?: https://connect.mayoclinic.org/discussion/new-to-anemia-what-to-expect/
Did your doctor offer any suggestions or treatments?
Hello @kristsam88 and welcome to Mayo Clinic Connect. I am glad you are reaching out to connect with others who understand what you are going through.
You will notice I have moved your post, and its replies, into an existing discussion which you can now find here:
– New to anemia. What to expect?: https://connect.mayoclinic.org/discussion/new-to-anemia-what-to-expect/
I would like to bring in members @magdalenahgross @tyson1221 and @jdtay87 who may be able to share more with you.
When did you start to notice your symptoms?
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