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Perception of the Senior Secondary School Students about Teaching of Sex Education in Secondary Schools in Kaduna State

Perception of the Senior Secondary School Students about Teaching of Sex Education in Secondary Schools in Kaduna State. Abstract Adequate knowledge of adolescents about sexual issue will determine their behaviour concerning relationships, indadequate knowledge and misconception of sexuality has been responsible for their risky sexual behaviours. To this end, the researcher investigate on the perception […]

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Perceived Constraints to Effective Utilization of Primary Health Care Services in Kaduna State

Perceived Constraints to Effective Utilization of Primary Health Care Services in Kaduna State. Abstract The purpose of this study was to investigate the constraints to effective utilization of Primary health care services in Kaduna State. The population of the study comprises all adults in twenty three local government areas of Kaduna state. A random sample […]

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Demographic Determinants of Exclusive and Non-Exclusive Breastfeeding Among Nursing Mothers in Benue State

Demographic Determinants of Exclusive and Non-Exclusive Breastfeeding Among Nursing Mothers in Benue State. ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to examine demographic determinants of exclusive and nonexclusive breastfeeding among nursing mothers in Benue State, Nigeria. To achieve this purpose, 10 hospitals were randomly selected using multi-stage sampling techniques (simple random, stratified, and purposive sampling […]

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Effects of Interval Training On Serum Lipids, Lipoproteins and Body Fat Patierns Of Nigerian Adult Males

Effects of Interval Training On Serum Lipids, Lipoproteins and Body Fat Patterns Of Nigerian Adult Males. Abstract This study investigated the effect of a 12-week program of moderate-intensity interval training on serum total cholesterol (tc), serum triglycerides (tg), low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (ldl-c), high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (hdl- c), tcihdl-c, tc/hdl-c ldlc/hdl-c ratios and body fat variables […]

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Effects of Different Intensity Levels of Circuit Resistance Training on Physiological Variables of Young Female Adults in Plateau State, Nigeria

Effects of Different Intensity Levels of Circuit Resistance Training on Physiological Variables of Young Female Adults in Plateau State, Nigeria. ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of different intensities of circuit resistance training on body composition, resting blood pressure, and resting metabolic rate of young female adults in the Plateau […]

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Attitude To And Practice of Menstrual Hygiene Among Female Senior Secondary School Students In Udenu Local Government Area, Enugu State.

Attitude To And Practice of Menstrual Hygiene Among Female Senior Secondary School Students In Udenu Local Government Area, Enugu State. ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to determine the negative and positive attitude to and practice of menstrual hygiene among senior female secondary school students in Udenu local government area, Enugu state. To achieve […]

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Assessment of Substance Use Among Military Personnel in Kaduna State

Assessment of Substance Use Among Military Personnel in Kaduna State. ABSTRACT Indiscipline and rampant clashes between forces personnel with frequent „accidental discharge‟ observed among military personnel are often associated with drugs. Drugs are known to have the potency of effecting changes in the perception, feelings, and behavior of living organisms. Of more paramount is the […]

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Assessment of Physical Fitness Status of Public and Private Secondary School Students in Katsina State

Assessment of Physical Fitness Status of Public and Private Secondary School Students in Katsina State ABSTRACT   The purpose of this study was to assess the physical fitness status of public and private junior secondary school students in Katsina State. An Ex-post facto research design was used for this study. Two hundred and forty (240) junior secondary school students […]

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Assessment of Parental Attitude Towards the Teaching of Sex Education in Secondary Schools in Kaduna State

Assessment of Parental Attitude Towards the Teaching of Sex Education in Secondary Schools in Kaduna State  ABSTRACT   The purpose of the study was to assess parental attitude towards the teaching of sex education in secondary schools in Kaduna State. To achieve the purpose of this study ex-post facto research design was used; the instrument used for the study was questionnaire which contains statements on personal […]

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Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (Kap) Of Family Planning Among Rural Women in Kogi State, Nigeria

Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (Kap) Of Family Planning Among Rural Women in Kogi State, Nigeria. ABSTRACT   The purpose of this study was to assess knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) of family planning among rural women in Kogi state, Nigeria. Ex-post facto research design was used for this study and the sample size consisted of 384 respondents. […]

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