Vol. 3 No. 11 (2023)
Articles

IMPACT OF INTESTINAL PARASITIC INFECTIONS ON NUTRITIONAL STATUS OF RURAL AND URBAN PRIMARY SCHOOLS CHILDREN IN NASSARAWA LOCAL GOVERNMENT, KANO STATE, NIGERIA

Zaharau Ahmad Salisu
Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Kano State Polytechnic, Kano State, Nigeria
Musa Ahmed Abubakar
Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Kano State Polytechnic, Kano State, Nigeria
Umar Shittu
Department of Biology,Isa Kaita College of Education Dutsin-ma, Katsina State, Nigeria

Published 2023-11-30

Keywords

  • Intestinal parasites,
  • Nutritional status,
  • Primary school children,
  • Rural-urban

How to Cite

Zaharau Ahmad Salisu, Musa Ahmed Abubakar, & Umar Shittu. (2023). IMPACT OF INTESTINAL PARASITIC INFECTIONS ON NUTRITIONAL STATUS OF RURAL AND URBAN PRIMARY SCHOOLS CHILDREN IN NASSARAWA LOCAL GOVERNMENT, KANO STATE, NIGERIA. International Journal of Research in Education and Sustainable Development, 3(11), 1-17. https://www.openjournals.ijaar.org/index.php/ijresd/article/view/306

How to Cite

Zaharau Ahmad Salisu, Musa Ahmed Abubakar, & Umar Shittu. (2023). IMPACT OF INTESTINAL PARASITIC INFECTIONS ON NUTRITIONAL STATUS OF RURAL AND URBAN PRIMARY SCHOOLS CHILDREN IN NASSARAWA LOCAL GOVERNMENT, KANO STATE, NIGERIA. International Journal of Research in Education and Sustainable Development, 3(11), 1-17. https://www.openjournals.ijaar.org/index.php/ijresd/article/view/306

Abstract

Intestinal parasitic infections are highly prevalent in developing countries, contributing to high incidence of malnutrition and morbidity. This study was aimed to determine the Nutritional status and prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections and their association with nutritional status of children in Nassarawa Local Government Area, Kano State Nigeria.

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