American Journal of Health Research

Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021

  • Mask Utilization: Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Addis Ababa Dwellers on Usage of Different Masks in Combating COVID 19 Pandemic

    Temesgen Kassa Getahun

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021
    Pages: 100-106
    Received: Apr. 14, 2021
    Accepted: Jun. 23, 2021
    Published: Jun. 30, 2021
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    Abstract: For the prevention of respiratory infection like the current pandemic COVID 19, face masks were considered as an effective method. To identify the gaps and immediate intervention of those gaps knowledge, attitude, and practice assessment of inhabitant on face mask utilization is very important to control the spread of the infection. Hence, the main... Show More
  • Effectiveness of Pineapple Extract (Ananas comosus (L.)) on Streptococcus Pneumococcus Growth

    Sri Ujiani

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021
    Pages: 107-111
    Received: Jun. 14, 2021
    Accepted: Jun. 24, 2021
    Published: Jul. 10, 2021
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    Abstract: Pneumonia accounts for 15% of all deaths of children under 5 years of age, and causes death to 808,694 children in 2017. Based on the results of the Basic Health Research (Riskesdas) 2007, shows that the national prevalence of URI: 25.5%, pneumonia morbidity in infants: 2.2%, underfives: 3%, 23.8% of infant mortality, and 15.5% under fives. The use... Show More