Tag: "anaemic" at medical news
Major Surgeries and Operations Could Prove Deadly for Anaemic Older Men
...or surgeries and operations could prove deadly for anaemic
older men. The US research, published in Jama, showed that elderly men with even slightly irregular red blood counts are at a higher risk of dying after major surgery. The study, which examined data from 310,311 men aged 65 or older, is the first ...
Allocation for Health, Education Not Enough: UN Official
...t in India, 54 percent of pregnant women are still anaemic
as also 50 percent of newly born babies. Besides this, a large number of children are stunted at growth. "Hunger, malnutrition and maternal mortality - these are the issues India need to address on an urgent basis if it has to move up the human dev...
Madhya Pradesh Has India's Most Malnourished Kids
... by a NGO found about 75 percent of pregnant women anaemic
in tribal areas. It also revealed expenses on health a major cause of tribal indebtedness. A tribal family in Bokarata sold their one-acre plot for a paltry Rs.5,000 to treat their child with a defective kidney. But that still could not save the c...
Iron rich rice to beat anaemia in children
...ce in school lunch meals to boost the health// of anaemic
children, suggests a global NGO. According to th...rice fortified with iron can improve the health of anaemic
children. The fortification is done by powdering rice kernel and mixing it with high level of iron...
Poverty Claims Valuable Lives Of Children In Orissa
...ly enough food for her family. Subarna herself was anaemic
and her child suffered from malnutrition. With no money or time to visit a primary health centre some 15 km away, Subarna lost her child in the seventh month of pregnancy. Twenty-year-old Samali Juang, the only woman educated up to the seventh sta...
The Relation Between Pregnancy And Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate
...to 30–70 mm/h in the second half of pregnancy. For anaemic
women the corresponding reference ranges were 21–62 mm/h and 40–95 mm/h, respectively. The authors conclude that for the correct interpretation of erythrocyte sedimentation rate values obtained during pregnancy gestational age and haemoglobin concen...