Anemia can be short or long term. The condition can range from mild to severe.
People with anemia can:
- Appear pale
- Feel cold
- Get tired easily
- Be weak, lightheaded, or dizzy
- Have impaired balance and increased risk of falling or have trouble walking
- Have racing heartbeats and become short of breath.
People with anemia may have:
- Trouble thinking, remembering, and learning
- Lower quality of life
Last Updated November 2022