Anemia among Adolescent Girls and its socio-demographic Associates

Chauhan, Chauhan, Bala
2015 International Multispecialty Journal of Health (IMJH)   unpublished
Adolescents are the future resources for any country to progress and prosper. According to Census 2001, in India, adolescent constitute one-fifth of the total population. Adolescent AGs are one of the important segments of the population for they are the future mother whose nutritional status affects that of the newborn baby. Anemia being a major public health problem among adolescent girls, a study was conducted with the objective to determine the socio-demographic correlates of anemia among girls.
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