American Journal of Life Sciences

Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2018

  • Prevalence and Associated Factors of Acute Malnutrition Among 6-59 Month Children in Adi-Harush and Hitsats Refugee Camps in Tigray Region Northern Ethiopia, 2017

    Hagos Brhane, Bekri Mohammed, Hedja Yenus Yeshita, Kedir Abdela Gonete

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2018
    Pages: 57-64
    Received: 2 November 2018
    Accepted: 4 December 2018
    Published: 16 January 2019
    Abstract: Background: Wasting is characterized by low weight for height and it is common in developing countries. Wasted children have lower resistance to infection, impaired learning ability and reduce economic productivity. Objective: The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and associated factors of acute malnutrition among children aged 6-59 mo... Show More
  • Injuries of Webs on the Feet of South Polar Skuas Catharacta Maccormicki: Results of Studying Active Obliged Aggregations

    Golubev Sergey Vladimirovich

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2018
    Pages: 65-73
    Received: 26 November 2018
    Accepted: 27 December 2018
    Published: 17 January 2019
    Abstract: South polar skuas (Catharacta maccormicki) (further SPS) gravitate toward human activities in the Antarctic. They form active obliged aggregations (further AOA) in places of utilization of kitchen waste and enter into numerous aggressive interactions among themselves. Objective: to establish the possible role of the AOA obtaining leg injuries by SP... Show More