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Old 10-17-2006, 08:05 PM   #6
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Re: Anyone have an anemic child?

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Originally Posted by ocfb16 View Post
Thank you for that website. I am actually anemic myself and hated taking the iron pills. I still haven't quite figured out what to eat to get mine up. I constantly stay tired and dizzy (almost feel like I'm preg) all the time. But with her I just dont want to shove pills down her throat twice a day. So I was hoping that you all had delt with this an alternative way. And it seems you have, thanks for the advice!
Diet is a very good way unless you have a very picky child or it is really bad (like my DS).

For myself, I treat mine with diet. When I get low, I drink V8 Splash which is a really good source, also red meat, veggies, like greens, brocilli, potatoes.
Now that I am preggo I take 2 of the Flintstones chewables a day and it helps.
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