West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.19

Truant tablets fail to check anaemia

More than 60 per cent adolescent girls in the state suffer from iron deficiency and anaemia, a survey conducted on behalf of the Union health and family welfare ministry has revealed.The 2015-16 Natio...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.08.19

Transfusion hub for thalassemia in Ranchi

Ranchi became the first district in Jharkhand to get the latest thalassemia pumps and medicines at a day-care integrated centre for thalassemia, sickle cell anaemia and haemophilia at the Sadar hospit...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

Science  /  Published 16.12.18

Cloud on anaemia numbers

India’s nationwide anaemia counts are under question with medical researchers telling the Union health ministry that it is relying on a haemoglobin measurement method that is easy to use but has bee...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 29.12.18

A balanced diet helps keep anaemia at bay

Do you feel sluggish and weak and struggle to get through the day? If the answer is yes, chances are that you might be suffering from anaemia, a condition in which your blood has a decreased haemoglob...
By Shikha Prakash in

North East  /  Published 08.11.19

Plaudits for drive to reduce anaemia

A drive by the Hailakandi district administration in Assam, to create awareness on gooseberry candy in checking anaemia among pregnant women and children, is the cynosure of all eyes at the Assam pavi...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi


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