Anemia is a common condition in cancer patients especially post chemotherapy. However, low hemoglobin always does not indicate cancer.
If you have anemia, your skin may start to look pale, you will experience short of breathe and minor cuts will start to bleed longer than usual. It is advisable not to let anemia worsen and seek help from a medical professional at the earliest.
Symptoms of anemia in women include brittle nails, desire to eat ice, lightheadedness while standing up, skin getting easily bruised and breathelessness.
The symptoms are loose motions or constipation, pale skin, breathelessness and loss of appetite.