Dec 17, 2020Open AccessArticle
Objective: The general objective of our research contributes to the promotion of women’s health during the menopause. Methodology: This research addresses the qualitative phenomenological approach by seeking to try to unveil the perceptions and experiences of women facing menopause. The information was collected in a systematic and prospective manner from the respondents in order to allow us to describe the perceptions and experiences of women facing menopause in our environment. The study was c...
Nov 12, 2020Open AccessArticle
Introduction: Teenage pregnancies have serious consequences for the health of mothers and their children. The aim of this work was to study the circumstances of the onset of teenage pregnancy. Methodology: This was a cross-sectional and descriptive study, which took place from July 1st to 31st, 2019 at the Peripheral Care Unit (USP) of Gbodjomé in Togo. Results: A total of 100 adolescent girls were interviewed (12.6%). The average age of adolescent girls was 17.2 years (12 - 19 years). Adolescen...
Sep 25, 2020Open AccessArticle
Objectives: The general objective is to contribute to the promotion of the protection of professionals against STIs. Methodology: The study is quantitative of descriptive correlational type. Data were collected cross-sectionally using a questionnaire from May 01, 2019 to July 01, 2019 from sex workers living in target neighborhoods. Our study population consists of female sex workers from the above-mentioned neighborhoods, while our sample is 122 obtained on the basis of the inclusion and exclus...
Nov 07, 2019Open AccessArticle
Introduction: Different forms of cultural practices are being practiced in Nigeria and other parts of the world. Some of such are beneficial while others lead to negative impacts. Female genital mutilation as one type of harmful traditional practices is a form of violence against women. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), practiced in many parts of the world, also known as female circumcision or female genital cutting (F
Nov 22, 2018Open AccessArticle
The recto-vesical ligament is an abnormal peritoneal band that can be associated with uterine malformations by default fusion of Müller’s ducts. It is a very rare entity. We report a case of laparoscopic surgery conducted on a 28-year-old patient in order to explore primary subfertility. We discover that the patient had two permeable vaginas, two distinct cervices and two com-pletely separate hemiuterus with two
May 18, 2018Open AccessArticle
Introduction: Family planning allows people to attain their desired number of children and determine the spacing of pregnancies. It is achieved through use of contraceptive methods and the treatment of infertility. The aim of this study was to determine various factors that influenced the uptake of modern family planning among women of reproductive age in Northern Nigeria. Methodology: The study used
Dec 21, 2017Open AccessArticle
Background: The present study was elaborated to assess the prevalence
of high birth weight and its related risk factors for macrosomic infants among women
in Southern Morocco. Methods: A case-control study was conducted on term singleton
live-births, with no morbidity or malformation, of a sample of (n = 78) nulliparous and multiparous non-diabetic
Oct 27, 2017Open AccessArticle
In 1993, WHO announced
a “birth-control vaccine” for “family planning”. Published research shows that by
1976 WHO researchers had conjugated tetanus toxoid (TT) with human chorionic gonadotropin
(hCG) producing a “birth-control” vaccine. Conjugating TT with hCG causes pregnancy
hormones to be attacked by the immune system. Expected results are abortions in
females already pregnant and/or infertility in recipients not yet impregnat
Jul 06, 2017Open AccessArticle
tumor or granular cell tumor is a rare soft and usually benign tissue neoplasm
of neural origin. It occurs usually in the neck region or in the head. About
16% occur in the vulva. Some malignant cases have been reported in literature.
Granular cell tumor was described first by Abrikossoff in 1926. The
histogenesis of granular cell tumors is unknown. The clinical diagnosis of
May 18, 2017Open AccessArticle
Secretory breast carcinoma (SBC) is a very rare subtype of breast carcinoma that reported mostly in young women, with a median age of 25 years. Despite the low frequency, SBC elicits pathologic interest because of their unique morphology and excellent prognosis. Authors report a 23-year-old woman presented with a nodule in retro areolar region of her right breast. Microbiopsic examination reve