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Volume 8, Issue 1, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Effects of Smoking on Body Mass Index among University Students in Bangladesh

    Tahmina Akter*, Mimma Tabassum, Mohammad Iftakhar Parvej

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 1-8
    Received: Jan. 08, 2024
    Accepted: Jan. 22, 2024
    Published: Feb. 05, 2024
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    Abstract: Both smoking and being overweight are two major global public health issues nowadays that can raise the risk of cancer, cardiovascular disease, and metabolic disorders and that can lead to death. This study aims to determine the association between smoking and body mass index (BMI) among university students in Bangladesh. A cross-sectional research... Show More
  • Research Article

    Toward Agricultural Resilience: Analyzing Brazil's National Fertilizer Plan

    Daniella Lima da Costa Teodoro, Suyene Monteiro da Rocha, Luiz Paulo Figueredo Benicio*

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 9-14
    Received: Jan. 05, 2024
    Accepted: Jan. 18, 2024
    Published: Feb. 20, 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.stpp.20240801.12
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    Abstract: This study aimed to analyze the National Fertilizer Plan presented by the Brazilian government, with the goal of developing and expanding the sector, given the prominent role of the country as a significant food producer, facing significant challenges in this domain. The research was conducted through bibliographic reviews and a qualitative approac... Show More