By Neha Yadav
Published May 20, 2024

Hindustan Times

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7 common signs of anaemia to watch out for

According to the World Health Organisation, an estimated 40% of all children aged 6 to 59 months, 37% of pregnant women and 30% women aged 15 to 49 years are affected by anaemia.

Here are some common signs and symptoms of anaemia you must watch out for.


Dizziness or light headedness

Cold hands and feet


Shortness of breath, especially on exertion

Pale skin

Rapid heart rate

It is crucial to visit a doctor and get yourself diagnosed if you experience the symptoms of anaemia. Take the necessary steps in consultation with the doctor.