Jurnal Kesehatan Indonesia (Jurkessia)

Perbedaan Tingkat Konsumsi Zat Besi Terhadap Kejadian Anemia Pada Remaja Putri

Rusman Efendi1*, Latifah Hidayati S2, Lena Wati2


Anemia in adolescent health is still a problem in the community if the prevalence of more than 15%. In Indonesia there are four main nutritional problem is one of nutritional anemia. The purpose of this research is to know the difference between level of consumption of iron anemia with genesis young women in SMAN 1 Karang Intan Banjar Regency. This study uses an observational analytic study using cross-sectional design. Samples were taken on a total population of 70 young girls. The statistical test used is the T-test with sig = 0.000 <0.05. can be concluded that there is a difference between the level of iron consumption with the incidence of anemia in adolescent girls in SMAN 1 Karang Intan Karang Intan Subdistrict, Banjar Regency. Based on the above results can be suggested to an educational institution in order to participate in prevention efforts and prevention of anemia in adolescent girls, for instance by doing counseling for school junior or senior high school about anemia.

Keywords : Anemia, iron, adolescent, consumption

(Jurkessia, Vol. I, No. 1 hal 8 – 12)


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