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Factors associated with Bacterial Vaginosis in Women of reproductive Age in rural Northeast Brazil: A Case Control Study
Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is one of the most common abnormal vaginal conditions in women of reproductive age and characterised by a loss of acid producing lactobacillus spp and overgrowth of anaerobic...
Multiplex real-time PCR for the detection of intestinal helminths and malarial parasites: an objective quality control approach for routine microscopy
Microscopy plays a prominent role in parasitology for malaria diagnosis and detection of intestinal helminths infections. Each protocol and technique has its difficulties and limitations, and the...
Incidence of Illness and Household Health Seeking Behaviour in Kenya
This study examines the incidence of illness, its determinants and household health seeking behaviour in Kenya a Sub-Saharan Africa country with high disease morbidity and mortality. For the purpose...
Diagnosis of Female Genital Schistosomiasis by Colposcopy: Feasibility and Options under Conditions of Sub-Saharan Africa
In Schistosoma haematobium-endemic areas of SSA 33% - 75% of women present a female genital schistosomiasis (FGS) co-manifestation. Diagnosis of FGS in resource-poor settings is a remaining problem.
Feasibility of establishing relationships between cardiovascular disease mortality rates and iodine deficiency indicators in Latin American countries
Iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) and cardiovascular diseases (CVD) have been recognized strongly in the 20th century as global problems with large populations at risk. Current evidence suggests...
Predicting factors of early mortality among severely malnourished children admitted at Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center, Cebu City, Philippines.
Severe malnutrition continues to claim lives of many innocent children despite of the availability of WHO guideline that could reduce case fatality rate to as low as below five percent (5%). The CFR...
Best Management Practices for the Handling and Disposal of Dental Amalgam Amongst Dental Practices in the Western Cape Province of South Africa
Health and environmental safety concerns regarding elemental mercury in dentistry have surfaced in the international public health community. Increased elemental mercury exposure is largely due to...
Predictors of Disclosure of a Positive HIV Serostatus to Sexual Partners A Systematic Review
Heterosexual intercourse accounts for 85% of HIV-1 transmission. In fact, most of these heterosexual transmissions have occurred within stable partnership, i.e., from an HIV-infected person to the...
A descriptive cross-sectional study evaluating knowledge, beliefs, and attitudes about HIV/AIDS among adult women of reproductive age in a public lying-in clinic in Pasay, Metro Manila Teaching Assistant
Currently, one of the most important diseases in the world is HIV/AIDS. Many organizations and NGOs have provided resources to tackle this disease, though the number of infections is still increasing.
Screening for Diabetes Mellitus type 2, including over nutrition, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia and family history of diabetes in adults at Ubon Ratchathani province of Thailand.
This cross sectional study aimed to estimate the rate of diabetes mellitus type 2 (DM) and its association with over nutrition, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia and family history of DM among...

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