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NFA promotes I-Rice for anemia prevention in PH – Philippine Information Agency

NFA promotes I-Rice for anemia prevention in PHPhilippine Information AgencyCEBU CITY, May 3 (PIA) — The National Food Authority (NFA) is pushing for the promotion of iron fortified rice (I-Rice) for the prevention of Iron Deficiency Anemia (IDA) that…

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Blood disorder: One gene is all it takes to make a child suffer from Thalassemia – The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneBlood disorder: One gene is all it takes to make a child suffer from ThalassemiaThe Express TribuneChildren born with thalassemia major may experience severe anemia during the first year of life. By Samia Malik When two minors cross,…

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Cerclage may exacerbate complications of PPROM – ModernMedicine

Cerclage may exacerbate complications of PPROMModernMedicineSignificantly higher rates of sepsis, anemia, and respiratory distress were seen in neonates delivered after PPROM in women with cerclage. Women treated with cerclage have higher rates of chor…

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FANCM gene plays key role in inheritance – domain-B

FANCM gene plays key role in inheritancedomain-BScientists of KIT and the University of Birmingham have identified relevant new functions of a gene that plays a crucial role in Fanconi anemia, a life-threatening disease. The FANCM gene is known to be i…

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New Antivirals Show Poor Safety in HCV With Cirrhosis – Medscape

New Antivirals Show Poor Safety in HCV With CirrhosisMedscapeIn phase 3 trials of the 2 drugs — telaprevir and boceprevir — rash, pruritus, and anemia were reported with telaprevir, and anemia and dysgeusia were reported with boceprevir. However, t…

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Politburo Meets On Ncube’s Hero Status – AllAfrica.com

Politburo Meets On Ncube's Hero StatusAllAfrica.comHe succumbed to anemia. Addressing mourners at Cde Ncube's home in Mpopoma, Vice-President Landa John Nkomo said the party would discuss Cde Ncube's hero status today. The Zanu-PF leadershi…

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Traveling the world? Remember to protect against malaria – Fox News

Traveling the world? Remember to protect against malariaFox NewsMalaria, a parasitic disease mostly transmitted by mosquitoes, causes fever, chills, pain in the joints, anemia, headache, nausea, sweating, and in some cases convulsions and death. It is …

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Jump 4 a Cure fundraiser will help send Sturgeon Bay girl to camp – Green Bay Press Gazette

Jump 4 a Cure fundraiser will help send Sturgeon Bay girl to campGreen Bay Press GazetteA Jump 4 a Cure fundraiser is planned for Sunday for Kaitlyn, who has a rare blood disorder — fanconi anemia. Proceeds raised will help send Kaitlyn and her famil…

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Jump 4 a Cure fundraiser will help send Sturgeon Bay girl to camp – Green Bay Press Gazette

Jump 4 a Cure fundraiser will help send Sturgeon Bay girl to campGreen Bay Press GazetteA Jump 4 a Cure fundraiser is planned for Sunday for Kaitlyn, who has a rare blood disorder — fanconi anemia. Proceeds raised will help send Kaitlyn and her famil…

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Home Fortification with Multiple-Micronutrient Powders Reduces Anemia in … – Nutrition horizon (press release)

Home Fortification with Multiple-Micronutrient Powders Reduces Anemia in …Nutrition horizon (press release)A formula pure psyllium based and one a day helps the intestinal transit in harmony with the rhythms of nature. Slim-Fast! 3-2-1 Plan Rich Choc…

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Bone Marrow Registry Drive for Fanconi Anemia – WCTV

Bone Marrow Registry Drive for Fanconi AnemiaWCTVFanconi anemia is a rare and deadly disease that affects the bone marrow. The Fanconi Anemia Research Fund, Inc. says about 30 babies every year are born with FA in the US That includes head FSU football…

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FDA approves new orphan drug to treat a form of Gaucher disease – FDA.gov

FDA approves new orphan drug to treat a form of Gaucher diseaseFDA.govThe major signs of Gaucher disease include liver or spleen damage, low red blood cell counts (anemia), low blood platelet counts, and bone problems. Elelyso is an injection that repl…

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AMAG Pharmaceuticals Announces First Quarter 2012 Financial Results – MarketWatch (press release)

AMAG Pharmaceuticals Announces First Quarter 2012 Financial ResultsMarketWatch (press release)In the United States, Feraheme(R) (ferumoxytol) Injection for Intravenous (IV) use is indicated for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in adult chronic k…

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Utah State Golfer Chanse Godderidge Getting a `Second Chanse’ after Defeating … – Utah State Aggies

Utah State AggiesUtah State Golfer Chanse Godderidge Getting a `Second Chanse' after Defeating …Utah State AggiesGodderidge had severe aplastic anemia, a disease that causes bone marrow to slow down its production of blood cells: the red blood ce…

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Celiac disease can show up late – Jackson Clarion Ledger

Celiac disease can show up lateJackson Clarion LedgerAdults are less likely to have digestive symptoms and may instead have one or more of the following: Unexplained iron-deficiency anemia, fatigue, bone or joint pain, arthritis, osteoporosis, depressi…

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