Anemia is the state of being iron-deficient, which causes the skin to become pale. Mild anemia is common for babies, especially for pre-maturely born babies. Even though iron deficiency can be reversed with relative ease, long-term anemia causes other serious health problems, some of which are irreversible. Read these articles to acquaint yourself with the signs of early anemia in babies.
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My Baby Looks Pale: Is it Anemia?
If you notice that your baby appears to be lacking in energy, and has a pale coloring of skin, your baby may be anemic. The color and tone of the skin is the most noticeable physical symptom, however, you may also notice that brittle nails, or a swollen tongue...