Anaemia

  • India has 40 per cent of world's malnourished: Expert June 30, 2013

    New Delhi: India constitutes 40 per cent of the world's malnourished population and the highest rate of underweight children due to improper implementation of government policies, a global health expert has said. MG Venkatesh Mannar, president of Canada-based NGO Micronutrient Initiative, said India's condition despite being an emerging economy was bad...
  • Doc talk: 7 reasons for fatigue and what they mean May 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Feeling tired often could be a sign of major health problems. Dr Amit Verma tells you about the early warning signs that your fatigue could be pointing towards. Anaemia Iron deficiency is one of the major reasons for fatigue. The reason being your tissues and organs need oxygen to...
  • India weakening: Most women and kids anaemic October 13, 2007

    The latest National Family Health Survey has shown that most Indians have anaemia. The survey's findings reveal that over 55 per cent women and about 24 per cent Indian men are anaemic, but unfortunately, few are aware of the same. Reena, a 31-year-old mother of two has been hospitalised since some...