Write-up of this paper sturtevant robert from peace corps volunteer wondo genet college of forestry and natural resources, ethiopia is acknowledged for editing the language about the author gessesse dessie is a staff at wondo genet college of forestry and natural resources ethiopia currently he is a research. Design/methodology/approach – the material analysed consists of daily newspaper articles about khat published keywords: khat, moral entrepreneur, critical discourse analysis, somali diaspora, sweden, drugs research on khat use in sweden, albeit limited, has registered a sense of ambivalence within the. Purpose: khat (catha edulis) is commonly chewed for its psychostimulant and euphorigenic effects in africa and the arabian peninsula students use it to help them study for long hours especially during the period of examination however, how regularly khat is chewed among university students and its. How to cite this paper: lakew, a, tariku, b, deyessa, n and reta, y (2014) prevalence of catha edulis (khat) chewing and its associated factors among ataye secondary school students in northern shoa, ethiopia advances in applied soci- ology, 4, 225-233 http://dxdoiorg/104236/aasoci. The study revealed that 33% and 67% of khat users were categorized as dependent khat a study which was conducted in ethiopia stated that the prevalence of khat consumption among youth ranges from age 16 to 30 and accounts for 62% of the total khat consumption in make better in work performance on the other. As of june 2014 khat became controlled as a class c drug under the misuse of drugs act i feel that this legislation has and will continue to have a beneficial effect upon the oral health of remember our threads are for feedback and discussion - not for publishing papers, press releases or advertisements.
The material analysed consists of daily newspaper articles about khat published between 1986 and 2012 the method of analysis is inspired by the critical discourse analysis framework developed by norman fairclough drawing on howard s becker's concept of moral entrepreneur, the article focuses on anti‐ khat. This report by the law library of congress provides information on the legal status of khat in djibouti, ethiopia, jordan, kenya, somalia, turkey, and yemen dessie, is khat a social ill ethical arguments about a 'stimulant' among learned ethiopian 5 (african studies centre (asc), working paper no. Contrary to the widely held belief that dependence on khat causes psychiatric problems, this latest research found that there was no known connection between miraa chewing and depression from the qualitative arm, khat was reported by a majority to be an energiser that enables people to work more.
Bibliometric analysis on global catha edulis (khat) research production during the period of 1952–2014 sa'ed h zyoudemail author globalization and health 201511:39 https://doiorg/101186/s12992-015-0124-x © zyoud 2015 received: 4 may 2015 accepted: 24 august 2015 published: 4 september 2015. And religious opinion about the prohibition of its use in this paper we will discuss some of the controversy and unresolved issues related to khat use and will come up with some recommendation about the future direction of research in this area dr abdullah alsharqi, md po box 71077 riyadh 11587. Biomed research international is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies covering a wide range of subjects in life sciences and medicine the journal is divided into 55 subject-specific sections.
Abstract we used the micronucleus (mn) test to determine the genetic damage caused by khat, a widely consumed psychostimulant plant, in exfoliated cells of volunteers who chewed the drug on a regular basis in the first study in which we compared the frequency of mn in buccal and bladder mucosa. Khat chewing practice and associated factors among adults in ethiopia: further analysis using the 2011 demographic and health survey demewoz this article has been cited by other articles in pmc this study aimed to identify factors associated with khat chewing practice among ethiopian adults.
3khat research program (krp), university of minnesota medical school, duluth, united states of america of this paper as we focus here on mental khat use are indicated in box 1 current international research initiatives several international initiatives cur- rently exist in the field of khat research 1. Summary objectives: to identify patterns of khat use among somali-australians in australia and to explore their views about the links between khat use and personal health design, setting and participants: qualitative study using semistructured focus groups among adult members of somali communities in brisbane,.