Iron deficiency is the mostly widely prevalent condition nowadays. The iron deficiency may or may not be accompanied by anemia. Iron deficiency causes many pathophysiological problems in the brain. This may lead to Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, type I neurodegeneration and many other disorders. Iron deficiency causes adverse effects on brain functions which causes congnitive and brain impairment in children and elders
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Neveda Baskeran. Iron Deficiency and Brain Disorders. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 7(3): Mar., 2014; Page 352-353.