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  • Plasma procalcitonin amonsgt sexually active males

    Observed variations of Plasma Procalcitonin Amonsgt Sexually Active Males With Suspected Bacterial-Urogenital Infection In Yola Metropolis Ibeh N.Isaiah1, Omobogie E. NORAH 1Department of Health Services, University of Benin PMB 1154 Background: Male urogenital infection in Nigeria has increased due to alarming rise of unprotected sex amongst the sexually active males in Nigeria. Most of these case leads to a limiting advanced disease state such as kidney infections, bacteropsermia/infertility and reinal failure. AIM: To study the elevated serum Procalcitonin levels on…

  • Plant parasitic nematode associated with sweet potato in Nigeria

    Plant parasitic nematode associated with sweet potato in Nigeria Timothy Ipoola Olabiyi1, Oluwatoyin A. Fabiyi2, Jonathan Jeremiah Atungwu3 and Isaiah Oluwasesan Adepoju4 1 Department of Crop and Environmental Protection, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, P.M.B. 4000, Ogbomoso, Nigeria. 2 Department of Crop Protection, University of Ilorin, P.M.B. 1515, Ilorin, Nigeria, 3Department of Crop Protection, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria 4 Department of Crop Production and Protection, University of Wukari, Taraba State, Nigeria. Survey of plant parasitic nematodes were carried out…

  • Shilajatu for improvement in quality of life in patients of diabetes mellitus

    EVALUATION OF SHILAJATU FOR IMPROVEMENT IN QUALITY OF LIFE IN PATIENTS OF DIABETES MELLITUS Neha Lamba Ayurvedic Medical Officer, ESI Hospital, Jalandhar, Punjab As per WHO, in South-east Asia region alone 96 million people are estimated to be suffering from diabetes. Due to sedentary lifestyle and stress full nature of work, associated risk factors such as being overweight or obese, the number of diabetic patients is increasing. Diabetes is an important cause of blindness, kidney failure, lower limb amputation and…

  • Behavior of improved varieties and creoles of rice at the Baixada Maranhense

    Behavior of improved varieties and creoles of rice (Oryza sativa L.) at the Baixada Maranhense Ivaneide de Oliveira Nascimento1*, Antônia Alice Costa Rodrigues1, Raimunda Nonata Santos de Lemos1, Maria Rosangela Malheiros Silva1, Francisco de Assis dos Santos Diniz1, Leonardo de Jesus Machado Gois de Oliveira1 and Erlen Keila Cândido e Silva1  1 Post-Graduation Program of Agroecology, Maranhão State of University, Campus São Luís, São Luís, Maranhão State, Brazil. This study aimed to evaluate the performance of the different varieties of…

  • Impacts of climate change on crop production and its adaptation

    A Review on Impacts of Climate Change on Crop Production and its Adaptation in Sub-Saharan Africa Margaret Njeri Mwangi Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Management, Egerton University, P.O. Box, 536-20115, Egerton, Kenya Climate change, which is inevitable, has a large impact on economies and livelihoods of many people. Therefore, the need to mitigate its impacts is paramount. Consequently, this has motivated a substantial body of research on the matter. The central issues that have been addressed are the impacts…

  • Phytochemical Screening and Antimicrobial Activity of Tamarindus indica

    Phytochemical Screening and Antimicrobial Activity of Tamarindus indica Ushie O.A*, Egwaikhide, P.A and Longbab B.D *Department of Chemical Science, Federal University, Wukari Nigeria The method of cold maceration was used in the extraction by serial exhaustive extraction method which involves successive extraction with solvents of increasing polarity from a non polar (hexane) to a more polar solvent (methanol) to ensure that a wide polarity range of compound could be extracted. The phytochemical screening of crude yields of the chemical constituents…

  • Dusparsakadi Kwatha an Ayurvedic Classical Medicine for Hemorrhoids

    COMPUTATIONAL STUDIES OF DUSPARSAKADI KWATHA AN AYURVEDIC CLASSICAL MEDICINE FOR HEMORRHOIDS Abhilash Mullasseril Mullasseril, Veliyanad POST., Ernakulam DIST., Kerala-682 313. INDIA There are many methods to theoretically compute the efficacies of modern medicaments. These methodologies are not suitable for computing the efficacies of formulations used in Alternative Systems of Medicines especially to Ayurvedic formulations. In this paper a computational method developed earlier for computing the Drug Efficacy Indices of Ayurvedic formulations was applied to Dusparsakadi Kwatha a formulation for treating…

  • AN EVALUATION ON THE STAGE EXPERIENCES OF WOMEN MUSIC TEACHERS

    AN EVALUATION ON THE STAGE EXPERIENCES OF WOMEN MUSIC TEACHERS Ali AYHAN1, Tuba GÜRBÜZ2 1Assistant Professor Dr., Inonu University , Faculty of Education, Department of Music Education 2Inonu University, Institute of Education Sciences, Department of Music Education Graduate student In this study, based on women music teachers thoughts about stage performance field, to detect the problem types they have about stage performances, what kind of activities they do with their instruments or why they don’t do those activities a survey…

  • Commercialization of smallholder farmers in climate change and logistic challenges

    Commercialization of Smallholder Farmers in light of climate change and logistic challenges: Evidence from central Ethiopia Gutu Tesso Assist. Professor at the Institute of Cooperatives and Development Studies, Ambo University Commercialization smallholder farmer has been taken as one of the frontline strategies to extricate the community out of poverty and distinguish the nation among the middle income economies for the past several decades. Investments have been geared toward the same with only little progresses in the endeavor. Market participation and…

  • Violence among Nigerian Adolescents: A Threat to National Security

    Violence among Nigerian Adolescents: A Threat to National Security FAREO Dorcas Oluremi Department of Educational Foundations and Counselling, School of Education, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo State, Nigeria. Violence among adolescents or youths is a universal problem, and it is so serious that it can have negative effects on victims and their families, friends and communities.. It is a phenomenon which in practice has led to a near breakdown of law and order, low productivity due to disruption of production activities, increasing…