Essays about: "health wealth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 essays containing the words health wealth.

  1. 1. Fracking : is it worth the risk?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Jonte From; [2017]
    Keywords : fracking; unconventional gas development; shale gas; environmental risks;

    Abstract : This review aims to summarize the current knowledge about the environmental impacts and risks about fracking and to answer the question if, on the whole, it is worth it? Peer-reviewed articles mainly from the database “Web of Science” were used. The world’s fossil fuels are rapidly running out and new sources of energy are required. READ MORE

  2. 2. Proportion of children born to infected mothers at risk of contracting Hepatitis B, and associated risk factors for inadequate Hepatitis B Timely Birth Dose vaccination : Analysis of the São Tomé and Príncipe Demographic Health Survey Program data, 2008-2009.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Internationell mödra- och barnhälsovård (IMCH)

    Author : Chun Kidd Cheung; [2017]
    Keywords : Hepatitis B; HBV; MTCT; Sao Tome and Principe;

    Abstract : Background The Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) is a blood-borne infection affecting around 2 billion people at any given time and is commonly transmitted through Mother to Child Transmission (MTCT). Preventative measures include vaccinations, particularly the timely Birth Dose (TBD) given within 24 hours of birth. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE OIL WAR IN NIGER DELTA, NIGERIA. An Analysis over the Niger Delta Conflict and the Country’s Media Presentation of the Conflict

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sophia Wennerbeck; [2016-11-09]
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    Abstract : The Niger Delta in Nigeria has suffered from more than 7000 oil spills since 1970. Niger Delta communities have lost their basic human needs, health, access to food and clean water and the ability to work. The Niger Delta is today one of the “most fragile ecosystems and the most endangered delta in the world”. READ MORE

  4. 4. DETERMINANTS OF UTILISATION OF INSECTICIDE TREATED NETS FOR MALARIA PREVENTION AMONG CHILDREN UNDER FIVE YEARS OF AGE IN KENYA: A SECONDARY ANALYSIS OF KENYA DEMOGRAPHIC HEALTH SURVEY DATA, 2014

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kvinnors och barns hälsa

    Author : Eunice Gathitu; [2016]
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    Abstract : ABSTRACTBackgroundThe use of Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNs) is one of the main strategies of Roll Back Malaria programme aimed to reduce malaria burden in Sub Saharan Africa.AimThe study aimed to assess the determinants of ITN utilisation among under five children in Kenya. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mapping HIV in Uganda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Lara Hollmann; [2016]
    Keywords : Multiple Linear Regression; HIV; Geographically Weighted Regression; Socioeconomics; Vulnerability; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Over the course of almost four decades the world has been left vulnerable by the HIV epidemic. Displaying the biggest public health challenge currently, many scholars aim to further the understanding of the mechanisms of the spread of HIV. READ MORE