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I have 15 bruises on my legs, they just appeared out of nowhere and they look horrible.

they are yellow. What could this be? I am anemic, could that have anything to do with it?


and yes i know, this should be in health but nobody ever answers there

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:28 PM on Apr. 22, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • Low iron levels hun
    BEXi

    Answer by BEXi at 2:29 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • yes being anemic definitely has something to do with it
    aliciatron

    Answer by aliciatron at 2:30 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • are you taking iron pills? be sure you arent skipping any. I would look up these symptoms on webmd and see if its serious. I wouldnt play with that.
    MamaChamp

    Answer by MamaChamp at 2:33 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • yes, it has A LOT to do with being anemic. =] Good luck. and get some iron! =]
    mommykayti

    Answer by mommykayti at 2:34 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • thanks ladies, my doctor gave me iron pills after having my DD, but they only gave me enough for 1 month and said that my anemia would go away. Is that possible?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:34 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • IT is... my sister had to have an emergency c-section with my nephew and she wound up losing alot of blood. She was anemic for quite sometime, I want to say 4 or 5 months. Try adding more iron to your diet.. A lot of Kelloggs cereals are iron fortified and some milks are.

    I would contact your dr about getting more iron.
    Crystal1124

    Answer by Crystal1124 at 2:49 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

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