Our body needs vitamin B12 to form healthy red blood cells. Pernicious anemia is a condition wherein the stomach does not produce enough of the proteins called intrinsic factor. These are necessary to help the body absorb vitamin B12. As a result, the red blood cells don’t divide normally and become too large (megaloblastic anemia). If […]
Anemia can leave one feeling weak and tired as there is not enough oxygen being circulated due to lack of healthy blood cells. Learn more about it here.