Science Journal of Public Health

Volume 8, Issue 3, May 2020

  • Premarital Sexual Practice and Its Predictors Among Preparatory School Students Living with and Without Parents in Hossana Town, Southern Ethiopia

    Alemu Earsido Addila, Nebiyu Dereje Abebe, Wondwosen Abebe, Ermias Abera Turuse

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, May 2020
    Pages: 63-71
    Received: Feb. 10, 2020
    Accepted: Feb. 24, 2020
    Published: May 29, 2020
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    Abstract: Globally, pre-marital sexual activities among adolescents have been reported to be increasing. Many studies in Sub- Saharan Africa, including Ethiopia, had reported that there were increasing premarital sexual activities among adolescents and youths. Besides, they are risk-takers who are more likely to make decisions about the future without adequa... Show More
  • The Influence of Physical Activity on Quality of Life in Morbidly Obese Patients with Urinary Dysfunction

    Jessica Eloa Poletto, Daniela Tezoto Rizzo, Elaine Cristina Cândido, Ana Maria Neder, Felipe David Mendonça Chaim, Elinton Adami Chaim

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, May 2020
    Pages: 72-76
    Received: Apr. 27, 2020
    Accepted: May 27, 2020
    Published: Jun. 03, 2020
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    This article belongs to the Special Issue Obesity and Physical Activity: Myths, Indications and Facts
    Abstract: Obesity is a disease characterized by excess fat in the body that results in damage to health. Several cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, musculoskeletal disorders and some neoplasms are considered to be comorbidities related to obesity, as well as urinary dysfunction and, as a result, a deficit in quality of life. Adherence to physical activity ca... Show More
  • Detection and Analysis of Antimicrobial Resistance of Salmonella in Faeces of Foodborne Disease Patients

    Liu Guihua, Huang Xin, Zhang Weiyu, Wang Yanqiu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, May 2020
    Pages: 77-82
    Received: May 06, 2020
    Accepted: May 22, 2020
    Published: Jun. 04, 2020
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    Abstract: Objective: To detect the drug resistance of Salmonella isolated from the faeces samples of patients with food-borne diseases, and to know the drug resistance status and development trend of food-borne pathogens in our province. Methods: Enrichment, color medium separation, API20E biochemistry and Thai serum Identification. The minimal inhibitory co... Show More
  • Research Progress on Regulatory T Cells and Their Relationship with Autoimmune Diseases

    Cuicui Wang, Zhaoxin Mu, Zhenjiang Hou

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, May 2020
    Pages: 83-91
    Received: Apr. 11, 2020
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    Published: Jun. 04, 2020
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    Abstract: Regulatory T cells (Tregs) are a subset of T cells with immunosuppressive functions. They secrete IL-10, TGF-âand other suppressive cytokines and direct contact among cells to suppress the autoimmunity response of effector T cells, promote immune tolerance, which has a very important role in maintaining the body’s homeostasis. Foxp3 is a specific t... Show More