Content:

1.       Diet, exercise, and health

2.       Nutritional deficiency diseases

3.       Malaria and other infections

4.       Hypertension

5.       Organ failure

6.       Airborne diseases

7.       Sexually transmitted diseases

8.       Cancer and its prevention

9.       Sickle cell disease

10.   HIV/AIDS: Introduction, epidemiology of HIV, natural history of HIV infection, transmission and predisposing factors to HIV, impact of HIV/AIDS on the society, management of HIV infection, prevention of HIV

11.   Drugs and Society: Sources of drugs, classification of drugs, dosage forms and routes of drug administration, adverse drug reactions, drug abuse and misuse, rational drug use and irrational drug use

12.   Human kinetics and Health education: Personal care and appearance, exercise and health, personality and relationships, health emotions, stress, mood modifiers, refusal to tobacco, alcohol, and other psychoactive drugs


Level of Study: 100 Level