ATTITUDE OF HEALTH WORKERS TOWARDS PSYCHIATRIC PATIENTS

ATTITUDE OF HEALTH WORKERS TOWARDS PSYCHIATRIC PATIENTS CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background of the Study The universality of harmful beliefs and subsequent negative attitudes towards the mentally ill is not in doubt (Thara and Srinivasan 2000; Murphy 2002; Botha et al. 2006). This study is set out to identify the persistent socio-cultural factors impeding the […]

STUDY ON HEPATITIS B AMONG PATIENTS

STUDY ON HEPATITIS B AMONG PATIENTS CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1     INTRODUCTION TO HEPATITIS B Viral hepatitis is a disease as old as the history of Medicine. Hepatitis was described in the Babylonian Talmud in the fifty century BC, and was referred to by Hippocratic over 2000 years ago. Despite this ancient knowledge, it was not […]

FACTORS AFFECTING FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES IN NIGERIA

FACTORS AFFECTING FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES IN NIGERIA CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1  Background to the study Family planning is widely acknowledged as an important intervention towards achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) three (3) as it has proven to reduce maternal and child mortality. Family planning can prevent unwanted pregnancies and unsafe abortions. Some family planning methods […]

CAUSES AND EFFECT OF MORAL DECADENCE ON TERTIARY INSTITUTION STUDENT

CAUSES AND EFFECT OF MORAL DECADENCE ON TERTIARY INSTITUTION STUDENT CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1    BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY Adedoyin in (2012) defined and observed moral decadence as extreme delinquent, disorderly, irregularity, destructive unjust and non-conforming behaviors characteristics of stratified people or individuals which continues to spread intra and inter-institutions campuses. Those problem reduce the value […]

MASSIFICATION AND ITS EFFECT ON HIGHER EDUCATION

MASSIFICATION AND ITS EFFECT ON HIGHER EDUCATION CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1    BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY Tertiary education according to the provisions of the National Policy on Education is that education given after-secondary education, in universities, colleges of education and polytechnics in Nigeria. These institutions are owned by either the Federal or State Governments, corporate […]

PROBLEMS AND PROSPECT OF GARRI TO THE EYES

PROBLEMS AND PROSPECT OF GARRI TO THE EYES Garri is obtained by processing cassava tubers. cassava tuners contain large quantities of a toxin called Cyanide which was placed by nature to ward off animals from attacking the plant. when cassava is properly processed and subjected to heat to make fufu or eba, most of this […]