Journal Description

The Pan-African Journal of Health and Environmental Science (AJHES) is one of the flagship journals of the Adventist University of Africa (AUA). AJHES is an international, open access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles in the areas of health and environmental sciences. This  journal provides a platform of academic exchange for scholars and readers in Africa and beyond. We accept empirical research using qualitative, quantitative or mixed methods;and theoretical and conceptual manuscripts. AJHES is published in June and December every year.

ISSN Information
Print ISSN : 2789-6196

Vol. 1 No. 2 (2022)

Published: January 12, 2023

Health-Seeking Behavior of Diabetic and Hypertensive Patients in Rural Communities of Ghana

1-16 Michael Amponsah Kodom

Utilizing Mixed Methods Community-Based Participatory Research to Improve Environmental Health and Quality of Life Outcomes in Rural Rwanda


Socioeconomic, Health, and Missiological Implications of Khat in East Africa

39-52 Temesgen Besha

Identification of Suicidal Ideation and Support for Families in Sub-Saharan Africa

53-68 Reuben Mwangi, Ellen Armbruster

Pandemic-Induced Online Learning and its Impact on Mental Health of High School and Tertiary Students

69-82 Prisca Chileya

Detection of Heavy Metal-Resistance Gene in Bacteria Isolated from Clinical and Environmental Sources Using Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

83-92 Danny Sendolo, Glory Baysah, Cajethan Onyebuchi Ezeamagu

Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices of Nurses towards Oral Care of Hospitalized Patients in Zimbabwe

93-110 Fiona Makoni, Cleopatra Matanhire-Zihanzu, Timothy Chifamba, Lilian Gertrude Dodzo, Mordester Mutimukulu

Predictors of Compliance to Biomedical Waste Segregation among Workers in Health Facilities in Jinja District, Uganda

111-128 David Mutekanga, Christopher Ddamulira, Nathan Bagagire, Frederick Ndoboli, Paul Katamba

Casting all your Anxieties on Him (1 Peter 5:7): Assessing the Impact of Spirituality on Mental Health

129-143 Sikhumbuzo Dube, Sinqobile Patience Sibanda
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