Review Article
1. Risk Factors Associated with Unplanned Pregnancy among Adolescents in Rural Communities: Implications for Nurses

Love Bukola Ayamolowo; Sunday Joseph Ayamolowo; Titilayo Dorothy Odetola

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 1-11

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.86230.1054

Abstract
  Context: The high incidence of unplanned pregnancy among adolescents is a significant public health issue contributing to maternal and child mortality. This review aimed at identifying risk factors influencing unplanned pregnancy and measures applied by nurses to provide quality healthcare services to ...  Read More

Research Article
2. Comparison of the Mechanical Energy Transfer of Gait in Female Athletes with and without Non-Specific Chronic Low Back Pain

Rahman Sheikhhoseini; Mohadese Kavianifard; Seid Esmail Hoseini Nejad; Hashem Piri

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 12-17

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.86475.1057

Abstract
  Background: Low back pain (LBP) is one of the prevalent injuries among athletes. This study aimed to compare the mechanical energy transfer of gait in female athletes with and without non-specific chronic low back pain. Methods: In this cross-sectional study, based on convenience sampling method, we ...  Read More

Research Article
3. Knowledge and Behavioural Intentions for Intergenerational Sexual Relationships among Young Female Students in a Pre-Varsity Institution in Southwest Nigeria

Sunday Joseph Ayamolowo; Love Bukola Ayamolowo; Esther Kikelomo Afolabi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 18-26

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.87315.1069

Abstract
  Background: Sexual relationship between young women and older men is a major contributor to women’s risk of HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This study assessed the knowledge, attitude, and behavioural intentions for intergenerational sexual relationships (IGS) among young ...  Read More

Research Article
4. Effects of Total Resistance Exercise versus Physioball Exercise Training Programs on Pain and Functional Disability among Women with Patellofemoral Pain

Farideh Babakhani; Mona Heydarian; Mohamadreza Hatefi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 27-35

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.87204.1068

Abstract
  Background: patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) is one of the most common knee injuries, which is caused by the abnormal position of patella. The present study was conducted to compare the effects of an eight-week training in both Total Resistance exercise (TRX) and physioball groups on the amount of ...  Read More

Research Article
5. Knowledge and Practice of Birth Preparedness and Complication Readiness among Rural Mothers: A Cross-Sectional Study on 17 Villages of South Karnataka

Sulekha T; Niresh Chandran; Avita Rose Johnson

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 36-41

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.86826.1062

Abstract
  Background: Birth-preparedness and complication readiness (BPCR) is an evidence-based strategy for reducing maternal and neonatal mortality. This study aimed to assess the knowledge and practice regarding BPCR and the associated factors among rural women in south Karnataka. Methods: In this cross-sectional ...  Read More

Research Article
6. The Effectiveness of Landscape Architecture Components on Women’s Reactions to Reduce Depression Symptoms

Elnaz Abbasian; Mohsen Faizi; Asghar Mohammadmoradi; Abbas Erfanian Omidvar; Reza KhosrowAbadi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 42-53

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.86229.1055

Abstract
  Background: women have been exposed to growing symptoms of depression by urban life as well as endangering their mental health. Researches show that the effect of landscape components can be virtually seen in films and images. However, the main point is to rank the effectiveness of components in providing ...  Read More

Research Article
7. Physical Activity and Body Composition Profile of Infertile and Fertile Women

Abbas Saremi; Alireza Bahrami; Mohammad Parastesh; Mina Ranjbar

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 54-59

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.86510.1059

Abstract
  Background: Identification of body mass and physical activity status in women may be helpful for improving their reproductive health. The purpose of the current research was to analyze and compare the body mass index (BMI) and physical activity level (PAL) among women with and without infertility. Methods: ...  Read More

Research Article
8. Effect of Acute High-Intensity Interval Training and Isometric Handgrip Exercise on Hemodynamic Responses in Hypertensive Women

Elham Shakoor; Mohsen Salesi; Farhad Daryanoosh; Payman Izadpanah

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 60-69

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.86948.1063

Abstract
  Background: Exercise is believed to be a non-pharmacological approach to treat hypertension. The present study was conducted to investigate the impact of high-intensity interval training (HIIT) and isometric handgrip (IHG) exercise on hemodynamic responses of High blood pressure women. Methods: In this ...  Read More