Iron Awareness Week

Iron Awareness Week is an annual campaign which draws attention to the issue of iron deficiency in many New Zealanders, namely young children, teenagers and women.

Facilitated by Beef + Lamb New Zealand, the campaign provides information on recognising the signs of low iron which include tiredness, irritability, grumpiness and frequently getting sick often put down to running a busy lifestyle.  The campaign also provides tips of incorporating iron as part of a healthy diet.

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