Vifor Pharma supports Iron Deficiency Day 2020 to highlight global impact on health and gender inequality

financialpost.com
2 min read
difficult
In its sixth year, a growing international coalition underlines significant harm to health caused by iron deficiency Impact on women moves up political…
Article content continued

"Iron Deficiency is a highly prevalent and potentially very serious condition that can have a significantly negative impact on health and wellbeing." said Neil Johnson of the Global Heart Hub. "It is easily diagnosed and very treatable, yet many people suffering from heart failure often dismiss the symptoms of iron deficiency as things to be expected when suffering from heart failure, especially fatigue and breathlessness. Iron Deficiency Day is a great initiative to help educate people on the importance of recognizing the symptoms and encouraging them to seek diagnosis and medical help from their physician."

"We are proud to have a growing coalition of partners joining us in marking Iron Deficiency Day 2020. Together we have a strong voice underlining iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia as a major threat to health, particularly among women. Our common objective is helping people around the world to lead better and…
Business Wire
Read full article