The study contributes to understanding of cause-specific deaths in Nigeria's city slums. It recommends that inclusive health infrastructure be.
Keywords: Prevalence, Epilepsy, Urban slum, Nigeria, Africa. Go to: . acute illness such as stroke or head injury or during delivery or third.
Background. Stroke is the third leading cause of death worldwide. Stroke mortality has been noted to be higher in blacks in biracial studies. There have been few.
The age-adjusted prevalence rates of T2DM in Nigeria among persons aged 20– 79 The overall mortality rate was (95% CI to ) per .. uncontrolled hypertension and stroke were the most common complications or .. Survey of hypertension, Diabetes and Obesity in three Nigerian Urban Slums.
Children play in the Makoko slum in Lagos, Nigeria, where houses sit on stilts Doctors say child mortality is rising in places like Zamfara State in the north, " You can imagine at 45, 40, people are beginning to have strokes.
The prevalence of hypertension in Nigeria forms a substantial portion of the conducted included rural (14 studies), urban (22 studies including urban slums .. due to heart disease, stroke and diabetes mellitus”(pg).