Action Cards: Anemia & Bleeding
Use these card decks to help manage your symptoms from cancer treatment.
Some cancer treatments as well as cancer itself can increase your risk of anemia, bleeding, and bruising. Find out what you can do to manage these symptoms.
Eat iron-rich foods. Help ease your anemia with red meat, beans, or dark leafy greens.
Take supplements. Iron, Vitamin B12, and folate all help produce red blood cells.
Avoid sharp objects. Reduce your chances of bleeding by staying away from razors and other sharp things.
Stay moisturized. Use lip balm and body lotion to keep your skin from cracking.