5 best foods to beat anemia in women

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Monthly treatment slashes malaria risk in young kids

A new study has found that a year-round preventive drug treatment substantially reduces young children`s risk of contracting malaria and poses no serious risk of adverse events.

World Thalassemia Day: How can it be prevented?

Do you know what Thalassemia is? It is a genetic blood disorder caused by the weakening and destruction of red blood cells, which leads to anemia.

Researchers decode DNA of blood-sucking worms

Researchers have decoded the genome of a parasitic worm, which has affected 700 million of the world`s poor.

Epigenetic changes behind chronic kidney disease

Researchers have found, in a genome-wide survey, significant differences in the pattern of chemical modifications on DNA, which affect gene expression in kidney cells from patients with chronic kidney disease.

Low levels of vitamin D raise anemia risk in kids

A new study has revealed that low levels of vitamin D may increase a child`s risk of anemia.

Iron supplementation does not increase susceptibility to malaria

Kids in a malaria-endemic community in Ghana, who received a micronutrient powder with iron did not have an increased incidence of malaria, a study has claimed.

Stem cell mutation triggers fibroid tumours

The stem cell initiating the tumour carries a mutation called MED12.

Anemia: Pregnant women at high risk

About half of pregnant women in India are anemic.

Anemia: Pregnant women at high risk

About half of pregnant women in India are anemic.

Go for pre-marital screening to know your sickle status: Expert

Women from high risk ethnic groups or those having a sickle cell status should get a pre-marital screening done.

Nutrient powder may fight anemia in kids

Sprinkling a vitamin packed powder onto young kids` food may help prevent anemia.

Nutrient powder may fight anemia in kids

Sprinkling a vitamin packed powder onto young kids` food may help prevent anemia.

Nutrient powder may fight anemia in kids

Anemia and iron deficiency probably are the most widespread nutritional deficiencies in the world.

Bihar children are still anemic

Bihar has emerged as the worst performing state with maximum number of children affected with anemia.

Bihar children are still anemic

Bihar has emerged as the worst performing state with maximum number of children affected with anemia.

Bihar children are still anemic

Bihar emerged as the worst performing state with maximum number of children affected with anemia.

Bihar children are still anemic

Bihar emerged as the worst performing state with maximum number of children affected with anemia.

Acute anemia ups risk of silent strokes in kids

A new study has suggested that severely anemic kids, especially those with sickle cell disease, are at a higher risk of having silent strokes.