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POOR SANITATION AND MALARIA IN MAKOKO WATER COMMUNITY LAGOS, NIGERIA. OLABUSOLA AROWORAMIMO RN, MPH STUDENT WALDEN UNIVERSTITY PUBH 6165-01 INSTRUCTOR: DR. RUBIN HOWARD WINTER QUARTER, 2010. Expected Learning Outcomes. Improve sanitation Methods to prevent malaria. Map of Lagos.

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Poor sanitation and malaria in makoko water community lagos nigeria

POOR SANITATION AND MALARIA IN MAKOKO WATER COMMUNITY LAGOS, NIGERIA.

OLABUSOLA AROWORAMIMO RN, MPH STUDENT

WALDEN UNIVERSTITY

PUBH 6165-01

INSTRUCTOR: DR. RUBIN HOWARD

WINTER QUARTER, 2010


Expected learning outcomes

Expected Learning Outcomes

  • Improve sanitation

  • Methods to prevent malaria


Map of lagos

Map of Lagos


Makoko water community

MAKOKO WATER COMMUNITY

Slum located at the edge of the Lagos lagoon

18th century coastal settlement

Self- governing community

Babalola, Y.(2009). Makoko Residents And Their Unwanted Guest. Retrieved January 6, 2011, from http://allafrica.com/stories/200905010060.html


Importance of sanitation

IMPORTANCE OF SANITATION

Better living environment

Prevent disease

Eliminates standing water


Malaria and causation agent

MALARIA AND CAUSATION AGENT

Vector-borne disease

Caused by a parasite called Plasmodium

Carried by a vector known as mosquito

Center for Disease and Control Prevention. (2010).

Center for Disease and Control Prevention. (2010). Malaria. Retrieved January 18, 2010, from http://www.cdc.gov/malaria/about/index.html


Mode of transmission

MODE OF TRANSMISSION


Signs and symptoms

SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS

  • Headaches,

  • Weakness,

  • Fever,

  • Aches and Pains,

  • High Body Temperature (chills and rigors)

  • Bitterness of the mouth (and loss of appetite)

    Jimoh, A., Sofola, O., Petu, A., Okorosobo, T. (2007). Quantifying the economic burden of malaria in Nigeria using the willingness to pay approach. Retrieved January 6, 2011, from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1890276


Prevention

PREVENTION

Clean environment

Use of mosquito nets

Spraying insecticide

World Health Organization. (2010). Media Center: malaria Fact Sheet. Retrieved January, 11, 2011, from http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs094/en/index.html


Reccommendation

RECCOMMENDATION

Biweekly environmental cleaning

Promote good sanitation practice

Use of door and window nets


Conclusion

CONCLUSION

  • Malaria can be prevented

  • Sanitation is important

  • Malaria is a serious health issue


Thank you

THANK YOU

Questions


Reference

REFERENCE

  • Babalola, Y.(2009). Makoko Residents And Their Unwanted Guest. Retrieved January 6, 2011, from http://allafrica.com/stories/200905010060.html

  • Jimoh, A., Sofola, O., Petu, A., Okorosobo, T. (2007). Quantifying the economic burden of malaria in Nigeria using the willingness to pay approach. Retrieved January 6, 2011, from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1890276

  • World Health Organization. (2010). Media Center: malaria Fact Sheet. Retrieved January, 11, 2011, from http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs094/en/index.html

  • Center for Disease and Control Prevention. (2010). Malaria. Retrieved January 18, 2010, from http://www.cdc.gov/malaria/about/index.html

  • Center for Disease and Control Prevention. (2010). Malaria: Where Malaria Occurs. Retrieved January 29, 2011, from http://www.cdc.gov/malaria/about/distribution.html

  • Center for Disease and Control Prevention. (2010). Malaria: Choosing a Drug to Prevent Malaria. Retrieved January 29, 2011, from http://www.cdc.gov/malaria/travelers/drugs.html

  • World Health Organization. (2011). Malaria: High Risk Groups. Retrieved January 29, 2011, from http://www.who.int/malaria/high_risk_groups/en/


Picture reference

PICTURE REFERENCE

  • http://nursingcrib.com/wp-content/uploads/malaria-transmission.jpg

  • http://www.fao.org/docrep/008/af847e/af847e1t.jpg

  • http://www.crittercontrol.com/UserFiles/Image/cc_jun_09b.jpg

  • http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Lagos_Map.PNG.


Sources for further reading

SOURCES FOR FURTHER READING

  • World Health Organization. (2011). Malaria: Travelers. Retrieved January 29, 2011, from http://www.who.int/malaria/travellers/en/

  • World Health Organization. (2011). Malaria: Malaria and Complex Emergencies. Retrieved January 29, 2011, from http://www.who.int/malaria/epidemics_emergencies/emergencies/en/index.html


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