Science Journal of Public Health

Volume 11, Issue 2, March 2023

  • Parent-Adolescent Communication About Contraceptives And Its Associated Factors in Bahir Dar City, North West, Ethiopia, 2022

    Bethilhem Wubet, Gizchew Worku, Gedefaw Abeje

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, March 2023
    Pages: 22-31
    Received: Feb. 08, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 15, 2023
    Published: May 17, 2023
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    Abstract: Adolescent pregnancy is a serious and complex problem. An overwhelming majority of teens feel that avoiding teen pregnancy would be easier if they were able to have open discussions about contraceptives with their parents. This study aimed to assess parent-adolescent communication about contraceptives and its associated factors in Bahir Dar city, N... Show More
  • Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) Among People Living with HIV (PLHIV): A Cross-Sectional Survey to Measure in Selected Public Hospital of Addis Ababa

    Tefera Tezera, Batiru Wolde, Mulualem Endeshaw, Endalew Hailu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, March 2023
    Pages: 32-42
    Received: Mar. 06, 2023
    Accepted: May 04, 2023
    Published: May 17, 2023
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    Abstract: In Ethiopia, people with HIV receive free antiretroviral therapy (ART). Adherence to ART is very important for people with HIV, because if they don't take their medicines, they can spread HIV to other people. This study aimed to find out how many people living with HIV in Addis Ababa were adherent to their ART. A cross-sectional study was conducted... Show More