American Journal of Health Research

Volume 8, Issue 6, November 2020

  • Sexual and Psychological Violence Among Pregnant Women in Tigray, Ethiopia

    Girmay Adhena, Lemessa Oljira

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 6, November 2020
    Pages: 96-101
    Received: Sep. 19, 2020
    Accepted: Sep. 30, 2020
    Published: Nov. 04, 2020
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    Abstract: Background: Violence against women is a global concern and it is high in Africa particularly in Ethiopia. However, the attention given to this issue is less. This study aimed to assess sexual and psychological violence among pregnant women in Tigray, Ethiopia. Methods: Institutional based cross-sectional survey was done among 476 pregnants. Study p... Show More
  • Research on the Influence of Working Hours on Obesity of Urban Workers in China

    Shulei Ding, Cuihua Liu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 6, November 2020
    Pages: 102-107
    Received: Oct. 21, 2020
    Accepted: Oct. 30, 2020
    Published: Nov. 09, 2020
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    Abstract: Background: China's obesity rate has grown "explosively" in the past few decades, and overtime work has become the norm for urban workers in China. It is of great significance to investigate the influence of working hours on obesity in order to prevent obesity and regulate the labor market. Methods: Based on the 2018 China Family Panel Studies, thi... Show More