Articles

Urbanization, Environmental Pollution & Skin Aging

Review Article of American Journal of Dermatological Research and Reviews Urbanization, Environmental Pollution & Skin Aging AK Mohiuddin Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh The skin aging process, which is prompted by environmental variables, is named untimely or extrinsic skin aging process and can be recognized from the sequentially (intrinsic) skin aging process by trademark skin aging signs. Albeit human skin goes about as a biological shield against pro-oxidative chemicals and physical air pollutants, prolonged or tedious presentation to abnormal amounts of these pollutants may have profound negative impacts on the ...

Pharmacists in Home/Hospice/Palliative Care Settings

Review Article of International Journal of Aging Research Pharmacists in Home/Hospice/Palliative Care Settings Abdul Kader Mohiuddin Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh Medication-related problems are common among home care patients who take many medications and have complex medical histories and health problems. The goals of home health care services are to help individuals to improve function and live with greater independence; to promote the client’s optimal level of well-being; and to assist the patient to remain at home, avoiding hospitalization or admission to long-term care institutions. Home care is an arrangement ...

Measuring Economic Growth and Development

Review Article of Journal of Theoretical and Applied Economics Measuring Economic Growth and Development Md. Al-Amin1 and Mujahidul Islam2 1.Md. Al-Amin, Senior Lecturer and Head (In-charge), Dept. of Sociology, Bangladesh Army University of Engineering and Technology (BAUET), Qadirabad Cantonment, Natore. 2. Mujahidul Islam, Senior Lecturer, Dept. of English, Bangladesh Army University of Engineering and Technology (BAUET), Qadirabad Cantonment, Natore. Economic development is thus a multivariate concept; hence there is no single satisfactory definition of it. Development is conventionally measured as economic growth with level of development in the process of size of economy. A country’s economic health can usually be ...

Affordability Issues of Biotech Drugs in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs)

Review Article of American Journal of Biotechnology and Bioscience Affordability Issues of Biotech Drugs in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) Abdul Kader Mohiuddin Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh,151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh As indicated by World Bank publication Disease Control Priorities: Improving Health and Reducing Poverty (third edition, 2017), about 20% all out health use universally originated from out-of-pocket payments in 2014. The equivalent was about 40% all out health use for low-income countries, 56% for lower-middle-income countries, and 30% for upper-middle-income countries (WHO, 2016). 33% of the world’s populace needs opportune access to quality-guaranteed ...

An Extensive Review of Patient Behavior

Review Article of International Journal of Behavioral and Brain Science An Extensive Review of Patient Behavior Abdul Kader Mohiuddin Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh, 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh The most frequent causes of death in the United States and globally are chronic diseases, including heart disease, cancer, lung diseases, and diabetes. Behavioral factors, particularly tobacco use, diet and activity patterns, alcohol consumption, sexual behavior, and avoidable injuries are among the most prominent contributors to mortality. Projections of the global burden of disease for the next two decades include increases in noncommunicable diseases, high rates of ...

Medicinal and Therapeutic value of Sesbania grandiflora

Review Article of International Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine Medicinal and Therapeutic value of Sesbania grandiflora Abdul Kader Mohiuddin Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh, 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh There are around 60 global species belonging to the genus Sesbania which are commonly found to be grown in Africa, Australia, and Asia. The leaves of Sesbania grandiflora have been used in local traditional medicine since ancient times. Major chemical constituents are alkaloids, flavonoids, glycosides, tannin, anthraquinone, steroid, pholobatannins, and terpenoids. Isovestitol, medicarpin, sativan (isoflavonoids) and betulinic acid (tannin substance) are the major constituents responsible ...

Perception of Community Members on the provision of Low Cost Housing in Kwa-Dlangezwa Area, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Research Article of American Journal of Public administration Perception of Community Members on the provision of Low Cost Housing in Kwa-Dlangezwa Area, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Lindokuhle Muziwandile Mkhwanazi, Mfaniseni Wiseman Mbatha, Manqoba Khulekani Phakathi University of Zululand, South Africa The South African government of democracy have shown to prioritise the provision of low cost housing to poor communities. This paper critically investigates the perception of community members on the provision of low cost housing. The paper followed qualitative approach with an ethnographic research design and semi-structured interviews, as a result, the open ended questions were used as a tool for ...