Investigating the Prevalence Rates and Cardiometabolic Determinants of Diabetes Mellitus and Pre-diabetes with Projected Coronary Heart Disease at Bank Site of Brazzaville

Posted on May 10, 2021Categories Medicine and MedicalTags , , ,   Leave a comment on Investigating the Prevalence Rates and Cardiometabolic Determinants of Diabetes Mellitus and Pre-diabetes with Projected Coronary Heart Disease at Bank Site of Brazzaville

Background: The aim of this study is to find out why Congolese bank employees are often inactive due to a lack of accurate information on the burden of dysglycemia and cardiometabolic risk. The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) and pre-diabetes among Congolese bank employees, as well as the environmental, genetic, and cardiometabolic risk factors associated with T2DM and pre-diabetes. Physical inactivity, diet transfer, and epidemiological transition can all play a role in … Continue reading “Investigating the Prevalence Rates and Cardiometabolic Determinants of Diabetes Mellitus and Pre-diabetes with Projected Coronary Heart Disease at Bank Site of Brazzaville”

Assessment of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices of Mothers Regarding Breastfeeding in the University Hospital Center of Brazzaville (Republic of Congo)

Posted on October 17, 2020Categories HealthTags , , , ,   Leave a comment on Assessment of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices of Mothers Regarding Breastfeeding in the University Hospital Center of Brazzaville (Republic of Congo)

Objective: To examine at the Brazzaville University Medical Center the awareness, attitudes and behaviours of mothers about breastfeeding. Population and Methods: Analytical KAP research conducted from 1 February to 31 May 2019, covering only mothers who have begun breastfeeding for a minimum of 4 months and a maximum of 24 months in compliance with World Health Organization guidelines. Socio-demographic features, awareness, attitudes and behaviours were linked to the research variables. Outcomes: One hundred and forty mothers were interviewed. They were … Continue reading “Assessment of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices of Mothers Regarding Breastfeeding in the University Hospital Center of Brazzaville (Republic of Congo)”