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Particulates and anaemia in India
Authors: Ajay Pillarisetti and Kalpana Balakrishnan
Source: Nature Sustainability, Volume 11; DOI:
Topic(s): Anemia
Environmental health
Maternal health
Country: Asia
Published: AUG 2022
Abstract: Anaemia remains an intransigent global health problem that increases the risk of morbidity and mortality for women and children, and nowhere more so than in India. Now, a study links particulate air pollution exposure with anaemia in women of reproductive age