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Title:

National Guidelines for the Use of Iron Folate Supplementation to Prevent and Treat Anemia in Pregnant and Postpartum Women

Abstract:

Anemia is the most common nutritional defi ciency in the world. It affects more than 2 billion people worldwide and is a very serious public health problem throughout the developing world.Although there are other causes, iron defi ciency is the leading cause of anemia. Iron deficiencyanemia (IDA) is a severe form of iron deficiency. IDA has only a few signs and symptoms, which often goundetected by families, health care providers and policy makers.

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NMCHC/MoH

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Post date:

2011-07-19

Country / Region:

Cambodia

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NMCHC/MoH

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National Guidelines for the Use of Iron Folate Supplementation to Prevent and Treat Anemia in Pregnant and Postpartum Women