Journal of Family Medicine and Health Care

Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023

  • Hemorrhoids Among People of Sifawa Community in Sokoto State

    Henry Chukwuemeka Okafor, Jane Nkechinyere Okafor, Rita Ifeyinwa Okafor

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 28-33
    Received: 9 May 2023
    Accepted: 27 May 2023
    Published: 10 June 2023
    Abstract: Hemorrhoid is an anorectal disease and is a common diagnosis in most parts of the world. There are numerous causes, signs and symptoms of hemorrhoids. The objective of the study was to identify the awareness and prevalence level of hemorrhoids as well as the knowledge level among people of Sifawa community in Sokoto State. A descriptive cross secti... Show More
  • Risk Factors of Recurrence of Febrile Seizures in Children in Southwest China: A Three Year Follow up Study

    Jian Wang, Can Zhang, Juan Yang, Caixia Zhao, Kun Zhang

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 34-40
    Received: 8 October 2022
    Accepted: 16 November 2022
    Published: 21 June 2023
    Abstract: Objectives: Risk factors associated with recurrent febrile convulsions in children in southwest China were the main objective of this study. To summarize the effect of telephone follow-up continuous nursing on preventing recurrence after hyperthermia in emergency children. To study the influencing factors and preventive measures of febrile convulsi... Show More