Last Updated: Monday, September 16, 2013, 13:45
Nearly 50 students of a primary school in Ading village were taken ill after being given iron tablets under a newly-launched government scheme to combat anaemia.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2013, 23:59
Over 100 more children were taken ill in two districts of Haryana after they consumed iron and folic acid tablets being provided at government schools under a national scheme to combat anaemia.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 30, 2012, 19:12
Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly on Saturday spent time with a 10-year-old boy from Dhanbad who is suffering from aplastic anaemia, a disorder in which the bone marrow fails to make enough blood cells.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 15:05
Under the programme, students -- both girls and boys -- of class VI to XII will be given Iron Folic Acid (IFA) tablets.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 06, 2012, 13:07
The Women Development and Child
Welfare Department in the state is working on a `Nutrition Policy` to address the issue.
Last Updated: Friday, March 09, 2012, 15:11
Australia`s Queensland University of Technology has inked an agreement with India`s Department of Biotechnology for developing new strains of bananas that will help counter iron-deficiency anaemia in India.
Last Updated: Friday, December 23, 2011, 16:52
To tackle the problem of
anaemia, government will launch a programme under which the supplements
will be provided to nearly 12 crore adolescents.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 06, 2011, 15:20
Chhattisgarh Wednesday said it would screen school students and their mothers for sickle cell anaemia in a bid to check the increasing incidence of the disease in the state.
Last Updated: Friday, November 12, 2010, 16:07
Doctors at a government hospital have expressed inability to treat a 14-year-old Kanpur boy suffering from aplastic anaemia, whose parents had approached court seeking permission to sell off their kidneys to fund his treatment.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 17, 2010, 16:24
Chhattisgarh Government is
starting a mobile clinic for sickle cell anaemia patients in
the state, official sources said Thursday.
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