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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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Research outputs: UNDERAGED DRINKING

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2019 Learners' perceptions of the 'It starts today' underage drinking pilot life orientation programme: endline report

The aim of the programme was to educate learners on the harms associated with alcohol use and to change adolescents' behaviours and percepti...

2018 An evaluation of the 'It starts today' intervention: baseline results

The aim of this study is to evaluate whether the pilot intervention (It Starts Today) contributes to changes in attitudes, behaviours and pr...

2018 A qualitative report on learners' experiences and perceptions of the 'It starts today' intervention

Adolescent alcohol use has emerged as a significant health problem in South Africa. Recent surveillance statistics in South Africa show that...

2018 Community members' perspectives of two interactive events aimed at interrupting underage drinking: a rapid assessment

In response to the problem of underage drinking, the Association for Alcohol Responsibility and Education ( piloted an early inter...