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Getting Enough Iron During Pregnancy

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OBS Clinic, South Shore Regional Hospital

Iron helps your blood carry oxygen through your body. During pregnancy, you need more iron. This pamphlet explains how much iron you need each day, how you can make sure you get enough iron, and how you will know if you are getting enough iron. 

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