FREQUENCY & CAUSES OF ANEMIA AMONG PREGNANT WOMEN VISITING HEALTH CARE FACILITY
Background: Globally, anemia is the commonest nutritional deficiency all over the worldand affecting approximately 55
to 65% of total population. According to WHO,Iron deficiency Anemiais highly prevalent amongpregnant women and
multiple factorsshowed strong relationship. The main objective was to assess the frequency of anemia and its various
risk factors amongpregnant womenvisiting health facilities in District Nowshera.