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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates
Kohrt, B.A., Rai, S., Vilakazi, K., Thapa, K., Bhardwaj, A. & Van Heerden, A. (2020) Procedures to select digital sensing technologies for passive data collection with children and their caregivers: qualitative cultural assessment in South Africa and Nepal. JMIR Pediatrics and Parenting. 2(1):1-22.
Populations in low-resource settings with high childhood morbidity and mortality increasingly are being selected as beneficiaries for interv...
Louw, J.G., Olivier, L., Skeen, S., Van Heerden, A. & Tomlinson, M. (2020) Evaluation of a custom-developed computer game to improve executive functioning in 4- to 6-year-old children exposed to alcohol in utero: protocol for a feasibility randomized controlled trial. JMIR Research Protocols. 8(10):1-11.
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) is one of the most common causes of preventable intellectual disability, and the key associated defic...
Mchiza, Z.J-R., Parker, W-A., Sewpaul, R., Onagbiye, S.O. & Labadarios, D. (2020) Body image and the double burden of nutrition among South Africans from diverse sociodemographic backgrounds: SANHANES-1. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 17:Online.
This study investigated the associations between underweight, obesity and body image (BI) among 15+ year-old South Africans with diverse soc...
Makola, L., Mlangeni, L., Mabaso, M., Chibi, B., Sokhela, Z., Silimfe, Z., Seutlwadi, L., Naidoo, D.Y., Khumalo, S., Mncadi, A. & Zuma, K. (2020) Predictors of contraceptive use among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) aged 15 to 24 years in South Africa: results from the 2012 national population-based household survey. BMC Women's Health. 19:Online.
Despite a variety of contraceptives being available for women in South Africa, a considerable number of adolescent girls and young women sti...
Desmond, C., Seeley, J., Groenewald, C., Ngwenya, N., Rich, K. & Barnett, T. (2020) Interpreting social determinants: emergent properties and adolescent risk behaviour. PLoS One. 14(12):1-17.
A link between adversity, including low socio-economic status, and behaviours which carry health risks, such as alcohol consumption, has oft...
Alubafi, M.F. & Kaunda, C.J. (2020) Embodied ancestors: religious objects, moral actions and well-being in the Cameroon Western Grassfields. HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies. 75(1):1-8.
In African spirituality, ancestor engagement with the community is always mediated through material objects. This article argues that materi...