Category: Health

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 […]

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 […]

The coronavirus enters the brain of some patients

I don’t know about you, but the latest news about CoVID-19 is somewhat disturbing. In the vast majority of cases, CVID-19 occurs as a respiratory infection that causes fever, fatigue, sore throat, cough, and, in more severe cases, shortness of breath and difficulty breathing. However, the results of recent scientific studies have shown that the […]

The coronavirus has mutated into 30 new strains

While the coronavirus Apocalypse is slowly but inevitably becoming routine, the SARS-CoV-2 virus itself continues to develop. And, unfortunately, he is good at it. As he writes Futurism.com, citing the South China Morning Post, new research shows that the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes Covid-19 could already have mutated into more than 30 separate strains. The […]