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Nutritional Knowledge And Practices Among Expectant Mothers (665E1A)

The interaction between a pregnant mother and her developing baby are numerous and varied ranging from the food she eats to the kicks of the baby that she feels. What the developing baby feeds on goes a long way in determining its state of health at birth. For a pregnant mother to eat healthfully, she [...]

By |November 15th, 2016|Public Health / Parasitology and Entomology|0 Comments

A Survey Of Open Larval Habitats Of Mosquitoes (C445C1)

Larval survey of open habitats of mosquitoes was carried out in Awka, Isiagu, Nibo and Umuawulu communities in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State. The study was carried out from May-July 2011 during the wet season and December 2011-February 2012 in the dry season. The collection of larvae of mosquitoes was done using [...]

By |November 4th, 2016|Public Health / Parasitology and Entomology|0 Comments

Ecology Of Ticks (acarina Ixodidae) On Cattle (3B50AD)

The study on ecology of ticks on cattle was carried out in Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK) Awka and environs, where cattle-grazing occurred continuously. Eighty cattle and twenty 40m2 quadrats were conventionally sampled for ticks in UNIZIK between April 2009 and March 2012. The 608 ticks recovered from cattle comprised 386 (63.5%) in Wet Season and [...]

By |October 15th, 2016|Public Health / Parasitology and Entomology|0 Comments

Evaluation Of The Immunization Status Of Children In A Rural Suburb Of Anambra State (D42C49)

ABSTRACT Background Childhood immunization is a cost effective public health strategy. Expanded Programme on immunization (EPI) services have been provided in Anambra East local government area of Anambra State mainly through the health facilities in the LGA. Objective The objective of this survey was to assess vaccination coverage and its determinants in this rural suburb [...]

Pattern Of Overweight And Obesity Among Secondary School Students (2BEC56)

BACKGROUND: Childhood overweight and obesity is a health hazard and is an emerging public health problem. OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study is to determine the pattern of overweight and obesity and influencing factors among secondary school students in Ekwulobia town in Anambra state of Nigeria. METHODS: This was a descriptive cross-sectional study. Subjects were [...]

A hospital Based Study Of Malaria Inndiegoro Community, Aba South L.g.a. Abia State. (F2B316)

Abstract The study surveyed the prevalence of malaria as well as management practices adpted in Ndiegoro community, Aba South L.G.A., Abia state between May and August 2009. Blood samples of 300 individuals who attended local hospital were examined using Giemsa stained thick and thin films, One hundred and fifty two (152) persons (51%) were infected with Plasmodiumfalciparum [...]

By |November 11th, 2015|Public Health / Parasitology and Entomology|0 Comments

Intestinal Parasites Among Unity Primary School Pupils, In Oraifite, Ekwusigo L.g.a., Anambra State, Southeastern Nigeria. (A1058F)

Abstract A study was conducted to determine the prevalence of intestinal parasites among pupils in Unity primary school in Oraifite, Ekwusigo Local Government Area, Anambra State, Southeastern Nigeria. Of the 462 surveyed pupils, 47.6% had parasitic infection. Seven intestinal parasites were isolated; Ascaris lumbricoides (12.8%), Hookworm (7.6%), Strongyloides stercoralis (4.8%), Trichuris trichiura (1.9%),  Entamoeba histolytica [...]

By |October 11th, 2015|Public Health / Parasitology and Entomology|0 Comments
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