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PROJECT TOPIC ON EVALUATION OF THE PREVENTIVE EFFECT OF DIETARY INCLUSION OF HYPHAENE THEBAICA FRUIT (LINN) ON N-METHYL-N-NITROSOUREA-INDUCED COLON CARCINOGENESIS IN MALE WISTAR RATS

EVALUATION OF THE PREVENTIVE EFFECT OF DIETARY INCLUSION OF HYPHAENE THEBAICA FRUIT (LINN) ON N-METHYL-N-NITROSOUREA-INDUCED COLON CARCINOGENESIS IN MALE WISTAR RATS ABSTRACT The preventive effect of dietary inclusion of Hyphaene thebaica fruit at 0%, 2.5%, 5% and 10% on colon carcinogenesis initiated with N-methyl-N-nitrosourea (MNU) induction for twelve (12) weeks was evaluated. After twelve (12) …

PERCEIVED CAUSES OF TEENAGE PREGNANCY AMONG SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS IN OWERRI NORTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF IMO STATE

PERCEIVED CAUSES OF TEENAGE PREGNANCY AMONG SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS IN OWERRI NORTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF IMO STATE Abstract This research work was designed ton examine the Perceived Causes of Teenage Pregnancy among Secondary School Students in Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State. Four research questions were formulated to guide the study. The …

KNOWLEDGE OF THE CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES OF SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS AMONG SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS IN ABAKALIKI L.G.A OF EBONYI STATE  

KNOWLEDGE OF THE CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES OF SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS AMONG SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS IN ABAKALIKI L.G.A OF EBONYI STATE  Abstract This study investigated the Knowledge Of The Causes And Consequences Of Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Secondary School Students In Abakaliki L.G.A Of Ebonyi State. Four research questions were used to guide the study. It …

THE IMPORTANCE OF LOCAL SPICES AND HERBS TO THE HUMAN

THE IMPORTANCE OF LOCAL SPICES AND HERBS TO THE HUMAN CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Plants constitute an important source of active natural products, which differ widely in terms of structure and biological properties. They have played a remarkable role in the traditional medicine of various countries. In recent years, the prevention of cancer and cardiovascular diseases …

ASSESS THE NUTRITIONAL STATUS OF PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN IN PRIMARY SCHOOL ATTRACTED TO TERTIARY AND NON TERTIARY INSTITUTION IN OWERRI MUNICIPAL COUNCIL

 ASSESS THE NUTRITIONAL STATUS OF PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN IN PRIMARY SCHOOL ATTRACTED TO TERTIARY AND NON TERTIARY INSTITUTION IN OWERRI MUNICIPAL COUNCIL CHAPTER ONE 1.0  INTRODUCTION Nutritional status is the balance between the intake of nutrients by an organism and the expenditure of these in the process of growth, reproduction, and health maintenance (Kruuse, 2007). Nutritional …

INCIDENCE OF TRANSFUSION REACTIONS IN INCOMPATIBLE TRANSFUSED BLOOD IN SOME BLOOD TRANSFUSION CENTRES IN OWERRI MUNICIPAL

INCIDENCE OF TRANSFUSION REACTIONS IN INCOMPATIBLE TRANSFUSED BLOOD IN SOME BLOOD TRANSFUSION CENTRES IN OWERRI MUNICIPAL ABSTRACT Objective: To determine the incidence of transfusion reactions in incompatible transfused blood at Some Transfusion Centres in Owerri Municipal. Methods: This was a three years and seven months (from January 2005 till July 2008) retrospective review of all the transfusion …

BODY MASS INDEX AND PERCENT BODY FAT OF YOUNG MALE ADOLESCENTS AS A PREDICTOR OF ADULT OBESITY

 BODY MASS INDEX AND PERCENT BODY FAT OF YOUNG MALE ADOLESCENTS AS A PREDICTOR OF ADULT OBESITY ABSTRACT In the recent past, it was thought that Obesity is a disease associated to adults, leaving the young (children) out of it.  In studies carried out by Guo et al. (1994) & Must et al (1992), it …

HEALTH IMPLICATIONS OF DIVORCE AMONG CHILDREN AND MOTHERS IN JABA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KADUNA STATE

HEALTH IMPLICATIONS OF DIVORCE AMONG CHILDREN AND MOTHERS IN JABA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF  KADUNA STATE ABSTRACT This study was carried out in order to determine Health Implications of Divorce among Children and Mothers in Jaba  Local Government Area of Kaduna State in Nigeria. A total of three hundred and forty three (343) questionnaires were …

STUDY ON THE PREVALENCE OF MALARIA AMONG PREGNANT WOMEN ON ADDMISSION IN IMO STATE SPECIALIST HOSPITAL OWERRI

STUDY ON THE PREVALENCE OF MALARIA AMONG PREGNANT WOMEN ON ADDMISSION IN IMO STATE SPECIALIST HOSPITAL OWERRI ABSTRACT A study was made to determine the prevalence of malaria infection among pregnant women on admission in Imo State specialist Hospital Owerri between July to August 2012. Blood samples were collected from the patients and a thick …

ANTIMIROBIAL INVESTIGATION OF CYMBOPOGON CITRATE (LEMON GRASS)ANTIMIROBIAL INVESTIGATION OF CYMBOPOGON CITRATE (LEMON GRASS)

ANTIMIROBIAL INVESTIGATION OF CYMBOPOGON CITRATE (LEMON GRASS) CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Cymbopogon citrate is also known as lemon grass is a genus of about 55 species of grasses, native to worm temperature and tropical regions of the old word and oceania. It is fall povennial grass, common names include barbed wire grass, silky heads, citronella grass, …