KNOWLEDGE AND PRACTICE OF UMBILICAL CORD CARE AND NEONATAL SEPSIS IN INSTITUTE OF CHILD HEALTH, BANZAZZAU, ZARIA, KADUNA STATE

ABSTRACT Umbilical Cord remains the major means for the transmission of infection after birth and constitutes 33% of neonatal mortality in Nigeria. The purpose of this study was to examine the knowledge and practice of umbilical cord care and neonatal sepsis among mothers in institute of child health, Banzazzau, Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria. The research […]

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ASSESSMENT OF THE IMPACT OF CULTURAL PRACTICES IN CORD CARE OF NEONATES IN SIR YAHAYA MEMORIAL SPECIALIST HOSPITAL BIRNIN KEBBI, KEBBI STATE.

ABSTRACT Cultural practices of Cord Care Practices remain one of the leading neonatal death in Sir Yahaya Memorial Specialist Hospital Birnin Kebbi, the study assessed the impact of cultural practices in Cord Care of neonates. The study was conducted with simple random sampling technique was used 100 neonates were selected from the hospital, where questionnaire […]

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THE EFFECT OF POOR NUTRITIONAL FEEDING AMONG SCHOOL AGED CHILDREN A CASE STUDY IN KUJAMA COMMUNITY, CHIKUN LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KADUNA STATE

ABSTRACT This research work was a descriptive and non-experimental type that was carried out in Kujama Community Chikun Local Government area Kaduna State. The study is aimed at assessing the effect of poor nutritional feeding among school aged children. Simple random sampling was used to select 50 people out of 5600; the data was collected […]

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THE PREVELENCE OF MEASLES INFECTION AMONG CHILDREN AGE UNDER FIVE IN TONDOV COUNCIL WARD 1, KWANDE LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA. BENUE STATE

ABSTRACT The Research was conducted to find out the Prevalence Of Measles Infection Among Children Under 5 Years Of Age, In Tondov Council Ward I, Kwande Local Government Area of Benue State. A brief introduction which highlighted the background of the study, the statement of the problem, significant of the study, scope, delimitation of the […]

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INFLUENCE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ON THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE AMONG SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS IN SABON GARI METROPOLIS

ABSTRACT This study aimed at ascertaining the Impact of Domestic Violence on the Student Academic Performance in Sabon Gari Local Government, Kaduna State. it employed the use of structured questionnaire to collect information on students from three selected secondary schools in Sabon Gari Local Government Area. Descriptive statistics such simple percentage and tables were used […]

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ASSESSMENT OF THE FACTORS AFFECTING THE ACCEPTANCE OF ORAL POLIO VACCINE (OPV) AMONG MOTHERS OF ZARIA LOCAL GOVERNMENT OF KADUNA STATE

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION This chapter deals with the background of the research work, statement of problem, objectives of the study, significance of the study, research questions, scope/limitation of the study and operational definition of terms. 1.1    BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The World Health Organization (WHO, 2009) estimate that quite a number of children die […]

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THE REALITY OF CLIMATE CHANGE VIS-À-VIS FOOD SECURITY IN NIGERIA.

THE REALITY OF CLIMATE CHANGE     VIS-À-VIS FOOD SECURITY IN NIGERIA. Table of Content Title                                                                                                                   Page Title page——————————————————————————–1 Table of Content———————————————————————–2 1.0 Introduction————————————————————————3 1.1 Definition and Concept of Climate Change———————————3 1.2 Causes of Climate Change ——————————————————3-4 2.0 Consequences of Climate Change ——————————————–4-5 2.1 Evidences of Climate Change in Nigeria————————————-5-6 3.0 Food Security ———————————————————————-6-7 4.0 Climate Change […]

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