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ISSN Print: 2349-6800 | ISSN Online: 2320-7078

Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies

2016, Vol. 4, Issue 5
Anemia and iron deficiency anemia in school children of district Swat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan

Fearoz Khan, Kausar Saeed, Naveed Akhtar, Jehan Zeb, Haidar Ali Khan, Shahid Ahmad, Hameed Ur Rehman, Akbar Shah and Abid Ayub and Raqeebullah

The randomized study, on school children’s at rural area of District Swat. A rural area of Jare village of Madyan was selected for the study. Total 100 subjects, both male and female, with apparently looking anemic were selected in the age range of 5-16 years. Out of the total 40 students were Anemic having percentage (40%), 10 were presenting Iron Deficiency anemia having percentage (19%) and 40 were normal students having frequency (40%). It was concluded from the study that in children it impairs physical and psychological development, reduces immunity to infections, poor academic performance and limits physical activity and most prevalent nutritional problem in the world. Early diagnosis is better to cure the disease.
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How to cite this article:
Fearoz Khan, Kausar Saeed, Naveed Akhtar, Jehan Zeb, Haidar Ali Khan, Shahid Ahmad, Hameed Ur Rehman, Akbar Shah, Abid Ayub, Raqeebullah. Anemia and iron deficiency anemia in school children of district Swat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan. J Entomol Zool Stud 2016;4(5):366-368.
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