Anemia is a health concern to people of all ages. This talk focuses on red blood cells, causes and types of anemia, how to diagnose, what are the possible treatments, how to prevent anemia and of course, the impact of Covid-19 pandemic in this type of blood disorder.

Children all over the world are greatly affected by this pandemic. There is an increase in micronutrient malnutrition due to the economic crisis. It has affected most programs during community quarantine and of course the availability of nutritious foods. We must keep in mind to maintain a healthy diet such as iron-rich food to help prevent anemia. Having a fit mind and body is a must in this time of pandemic.