Youth Red Cross and National Service Scheme conducted an Awareness Program on the title “Impact of Iron Deficiency and Anemia among Adolescents Women” on 8th April 2022. The programme commenced with the prayer song. Ms. B. Jananee of II B. A. English welcomed the gathering.
Ms. A. Vedhavarshini of I B. A. English introduced the Guest Speaker. The Guest speaker Dr. P. Chitra, M.Sc., Ph.D., Principal, Paavai Institute of Allied Health Science, in her speech explained the cause of anemia and its symptoms clearly. She then detailed about the iron distribution, iron absorption, iron deficiency, test for detecting iron deficiency and the treatment for the same as oral and Intravenous methods.
The programme came to an end with the vote of thanks delivered by Ms.S. P. SnekhaPriya of IIIB.Sc. Mathematics.