START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: iron deficiency

15 Common Causes and Symptoms of Iron Deficiency

Are you iron deficient? These are some of the most common causes and symptoms of iron deficiency. According to a recent report from ABC News, iron deficiency is the most common nutritional deficiency…

132 comments

5 Effective Ways to Warm Up Cold Hands and Feet

Are your hands and feet always "frozen" in winter? One of the obvious causes for this is the cold season, which slows down circulation. To get the blood flowing better, here are some easy tricks t…

130 comments

Women’s Nutrition: Iron

Here's a quick tip to find out if you're meeting or exceeding your daily recommend iron value.…

46 comments

9 Ways Fingernails Can Reflect Health

Are you wondering what those white spots, bulges, or ridges on your fingernails mean? Dr. Cobi Slater, PhD, DNM, CHT, RNCP, ROHP at Essential Health Natural Wellness Clinic, in Maple Ridge, Canada say…

83 comments

Brittle Nails, Brittle Bones?

Q: My nails just suddenly started breaking all the time about six months ago, and I worry about what's happening to my bones. Is there any correlation between the two things? A: Most likely not. …

19 comments

meet our writers

Kara Foran

Kara is an editor for Care2's Healthy Living. She's happiest when engaging with creative, bright and loving people--whether they are the stranger on... more

people are talking

Nicee work

Very interesting.

Thanks for timely information.

I quit eating bacon and all meat probably 16 years ago. If I want the taste of bacon I use Magic Ve…

Some generally good advice, especially the part about keeping up with strength training. The most im…